11 episodes

It's not history, it's the secret history of country music's biggest stars, best songs and most notorious outlaws. Host Adison Haager and Taste of Country's Billy Dukes explore the stories behind country music's biggest mysteries and hottest trends.

Secret History of Country Music Taste of Country

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    • 4.0 • 31 Ratings

It's not history, it's the secret history of country music's biggest stars, best songs and most notorious outlaws. Host Adison Haager and Taste of Country's Billy Dukes explore the stories behind country music's biggest mysteries and hottest trends.

    Introducing: Taste of Country Nights On Demand — Reba McEntire

    Introducing: Taste of Country Nights On Demand — Reba McEntire

    It's the country music interview podcast that cares about the music first. Host Evan Paul talks to Reba McEntire, Keith Urban, Lauren Alaina and more. New episodes weekly.

    • 10 min
    Introducing: Radio Texas Live Legends

    Introducing: Radio Texas Live Legends

    You know the stories of the greatest singers in Texas. With Radio Texas Live Legends, host Buddy Logan brings you the beginning, before stars were stars.

    • 15 min
    Willie Nelson's Darkest Days

    Willie Nelson's Darkest Days

    You don't get to be a great teller of sad stories without living a few and Willie Nelson has certainly lived a few. In 1991, his oldest son Billy died, something Nelson understandably considers to be the hardest moment of his life. This episode of the Secret History of Country Music Podcast finds Adison Haager and Billy Dukes exploring the life and death of William Hugh Nelson Jr., and a dark time in Willie Nelson's life.
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    • 16 min
    Miranda Lambert Wasn't Just Broke or Poor

    Miranda Lambert Wasn't Just Broke or Poor

    This episode of Secret History of Country Music started with an observation that led to a total understanding of who Miranda Lambert is as a singer, songwriter and woman. Taste of Country's Adison Haager and Billy Dukes explore "The House That Built Me" as a way of understanding who she truly is.

    For a full list of sources, visit: https://tasteofcountry.com/miranda-lambert-cries-during-concerts-secret-history-of-country-music-podcast/

    • 13 min
    Why George Strait Isn't In the Grand Ole Opry

    Why George Strait Isn't In the Grand Ole Opry

    George Strait has more No. 1 hits than any artist, is a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame and generally considered to be a Mount Rushmore artist. So why has he only played the Grand Ole Opry once in 40 years, and why has he never been asked to be a member.

    For a full list of sources, visit: https://tasteofcountry.com/george-strait-grand-ole-opry-secret-history-of-country-music-podcast/

    • 18 min
    Carrie Underwood's Big, Bold Decision

    Carrie Underwood's Big, Bold Decision

    Carrie Underwood was on a plane when she made a decision that changed the course of her career. The sweet, 22-year-old midwesterner had just won American Idol and was choosing songs for her debut album when a song began that was the true antithesis of everything she knew and believed in.

    For a full list of sources, visit: https://tasteofcountry.com/carrie-underwood-before-he-cheats-secret-history-of-country-music-podcast/

    • 18 min

Customer Reviews

4.0 out of 5
31 Ratings

31 Ratings

jaydynn taylor ,

Amazing

You should do more episodes with reba they are so funny she should have did all of that stuff on the balloon that would have been amazing!! Maybe next time reba

mine1354 ,

Awesome

Awesome music🙂

Country Historian ,

Wrong Information

Your episode about George Strait and the Grand Ole Opry is full of terrible mis-information. And it’s “Ole” not “Old”

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