With Country crooners coming in first and second place on "American Idol" this season, Country music seems to be gaining on the Pop, Rock, and Rap musical genres.  So why are fans flocking to Country now?  What's driving the resurgence?

FOX News Radio Entertainment Correspondent Sabrina Sabbagh finds out from fans and artists attending CMA Music Fest in Nashville:

The CMA Music Fest is celebrating its 40th year.  It gives fans the chance to gather to meet their favorite artists and go to live performances.

One thing some fans didn't plan on is the sizzling temperatures.

Listen HERE to how one CMA Music Fest attendee is coping with the heat:

Here's more from FOX News Radio's Sabrina Sabbagh on the CMA Music Fest:

Editor's Note: The CMA Music Fest runs through Sunday.