Country Music Assn

Jo Walker-Meador, 93, Dies; Raised Country Music’s Profile

Mrs. Walker-Meador was the first employee of the Country Music Association and its longtime executive director.

Beyoncé’s C.M.A. Awards Performance Becomes the Target of Backlash

Some country fans argued online that this singer was out of place at a country music show, but her supporters did not take kindly to that opinion.