Country Music's Hollywood Takeover

From Kellie Pickler's ballroom quickstep to Blake Shelton's loud mouth advice, see how country has gone pop culture

BRAD WILL BE THE JUDGE

ABC's new interactive music competition, Rising Star, will have some country flavor thanks to Brad Paisley, who's joining the show as an "expert." He's already got a strategy. "I think being honest is a key thing, but finding a funny way to say things would be good," he says. "Humor fixes anything."