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George Strait Bio and Concert at Gillette Stadium

George Strait was born and raised in Texas on his family’s ranch, a ranch that had been in the Strait family for nearly 100 years. George’s music career started when he was teenager playing in rock & roll garage band. He attended college, briefly, deciding to drop out, get married and join the Army. While in the Army is where he began playing country music.

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Dierks Bentley’s ‘Riser’ Hits No. 1

Dierks Bentley has another hit on his hands! The singer's seventh studio album, 'Riser,' was unleashed onto the music scene just last week, but it's already landed the No. 1 spot on Billboard's Country Albums chart!

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Exclusive: Kevin Fowler Shares the Inspiration Behind ‘Whiskey and I’ [Watch + Listen]

'Whiskey and I' on Kevin Fowler's new album 'How Country Are Ya?' pretty much wrote itself, and it all started when the singer realized that whiskey plus Fowler isn't the best combination. He shares the story in this exclusive video, and fans can listen to the track below.

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Martina McBride Releasing a Personal Cookbook

Martina McBride is cooking on and off the stage! The country mainstay announced via her website last week that she will be releasing an entertaining cookbook called 'Around the Table' in October 2014.

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Hank Williams, Jr. and Alabama Sign on to Play SeaWorld Shows

Controversy over SeaWorld has been rocking the boat both socially and in country music, and while some artists have declined to play at the park's events, others are on the other side of the pool.

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Scotty McCreery Earns Third Gold Single With ‘See You Tonight’

The third time's another charm for Scotty McCreery! The singer has earned his third RIAA (Recording Industry Association of America) Gold-certified record with 'See You Tonight,' his current Top 10 hit from the album of the same name. 

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LeAnn Rimes Live Tweets Short Hospitalization

LeAnn Rimes is on top of her social media game. The 31-year-old wouldn't let a little trip to the hospital keep her from staying in touch with her 532,000 Twitter followers.

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Jewel Opens Up About Past Struggle With Agoraphobia

Jewel is opening up about her personal struggle with an anxiety disorder that could have really affected her career. The 39-year-old mother of one says she struggled with agoraphobia when she was homeless as a teenager.

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2014 iHeartRadio Music Awards Nominees Announced

iHeartRadio has announced the first-ever iHeartRadio Music Awards, set for May 1, 2014. Naturally, the nominees feature some of the most popular country artists of today.

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Exclusive: Kevin Fowler Shares What He Was Wearing While Writing ‘Beer Me’ [Watch + Listen]

Sometimes, when inspirations strikes, you have to stop whatever you're doing and write. That's what Kevin Fowler did with 'Beer Me' from 'How Country Are Ya?' and in this video exclusive, he shares the funny story of what he was wearing when the song was written. Hint: it wasn't much!

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