Country Editor

Tricia Despres

Chicago-based freelance writer Tricia Despres covers country music for a number of local, regional and national publications and makes a living interviewing some of country music’s biggest and brightest stars. Her work has appeared in Country Weekly, the Chicago Sun-Times and Advertising Age magazine. When she is not at her laptop or at a concert, she is busy taking care of her husband Paul and daughters Taylor and Amanda. Follow her @CHIWriter.

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Music fans are losing it over this clean-cut kid’s country voice Music fans are losing it over this clean-cut kid’s country voice , Country Editor 4:52pm, June 16
Country music might have just turned out its sexiest video of 2017 Country music might have just turned out its sexiest video of 2017 , Country Editor 1:20pm, June 16
A country star breaks news about his future family plans A country star breaks news about his future family plans , Country Editor 12:30pm, June 16
Miley Cyrus makes a stunning confession about her past drug use Miley Cyrus makes a stunning confession about her past drug use , Country Editor 2:47pm, June 15
Kane Brown surprises his fans with an impromptu duet with Lauren Alaina Kane Brown surprises his fans with an impromptu duet with Lauren Alaina , Country Editor 12:01pm, June 15
Danica Patrick’s latest Instagram video has people talking Danica Patrick’s latest Instagram video has people talking , Country Editor 4:14pm, June 14
Dale Earnhardt Jr. speaks out about Danica Patrick’s latest viral video Dale Earnhardt Jr. speaks out about Danica Patrick’s latest viral video , Country Editor 3:05pm, June 14
Glen Campbell’s family shares heartbreaking details of his current condition Glen Campbell’s family shares heartbreaking details of his current condition , Country Editor 12:54pm, June 14
NASCAR’s Danica Patrick strikes back against the haters NASCAR’s Danica Patrick strikes back against the haters , Country Editor 3:50pm, June 13
A country sweetheart suffers the loss of her very best friend A country sweetheart suffers the loss of her very best friend , Country Editor 11:22am, June 13
She might eat her words after she finds out she’s riding with country star Granger Smith in disguise She might eat her words after she finds out she’s riding with country star Granger Smith in disguise , Country Editor 10:30am, June 13
A country star celebrates the birth of his first baby boy A country star celebrates the birth of his first baby boy , Country Editor 4:11pm, June 12
Sexy country star reveals hot new look in brand-new music video Sexy country star reveals hot new look in brand-new music video , Country Editor 11:31am, June 12
Faith Hill shocks Nashville with the most rousing national anthem Faith Hill shocks Nashville with the most rousing national anthem , Country Editor 8:45pm, June 11
These fans thought they were simply getting a ride to their next destination, they actually were in for much more of a treat These fans thought they were simply getting a ride to their next destination, they actually were in for much more of a treat , Country Editor 12:02pm, June 11
This country duo went incognito to give unsuspecting fans the ride of their lives This country duo went incognito to give unsuspecting fans the ride of their lives , Country Editor 2:19pm, June 10
The hockey world is abuzz over Sunday night’s national anthem singer The hockey world is abuzz over Sunday night’s national anthem singer , Country Editor 1:25pm, June 10
Country music’s next new storyteller speaks her truth in the most beautiful way Country music’s next new storyteller speaks her truth in the most beautiful way , Country Editor 9:44am, June 10
Keith Urban gets downright sappy over wife Nicole Kidman Keith Urban gets downright sappy over wife Nicole Kidman , Country Editor 12:40pm, June 8
Dale Earnhardt Jr. finds himself in the middle of yet another feud Dale Earnhardt Jr. finds himself in the middle of yet another feud , Country Editor 10:50am, June 8
A trio of country men just paid a worthy musical tribute to Gregg Allman A trio of country men just paid a worthy musical tribute to Gregg Allman , Country Editor 8:40pm, June 7
This guitar slayer is going viral with this jaw-dropping performance This guitar slayer is going viral with this jaw-dropping performance , Country Editor 1:11pm, June 7
Watch as a happy couple steals the spotlight during this live news segment Watch as a happy couple steals the spotlight during this live news segment , Country Editor 12:08pm, June 7
A rising country star mourns the loss of his dear momma A rising country star mourns the loss of his dear momma , Country Editor 7:19pm, June 6
A Kentucky songbird pairs up with a country duo for the coolest singalong A Kentucky songbird pairs up with a country duo for the coolest singalong , Country Editor 6:00pm, June 5
A NASCAR champion undergoes surgery for skin cancer A NASCAR champion undergoes surgery for skin cancer , Country Editor 2:08pm, June 5
Crazy video shows fan scaling the Turn 4 fence during NASCAR race Crazy video shows fan scaling the Turn 4 fence during NASCAR race , Country Editor 12:32pm, June 5
Carrie Underwood’s latest dance party is yet another must-see Carrie Underwood’s latest dance party is yet another must-see , Country Editor 11:39am, June 5
A country cutie just tied the knot with the love of her life A country cutie just tied the knot with the love of her life , Country Editor 2:53pm, June 4
People are losing it over this message from heaven within the clouds People are losing it over this message from heaven within the clouds , Country Editor 2:29pm, June 4