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Jason Aldean, Florida Georgia Line
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New Country Music Releases – October 2014

Every month that new country music emerges is a good month, but October 2014 is pretty exceptional, with two highly-anticipated records dropping within one week of one another. Country bad boy Jason Aldean and hit duo Florida Georgia Line are both set to release albums this fall, making October oh-so-awesome due to new music ... and Oktoberfest, of course.

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Garth Brooks
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Garth Brooks Reveals Album Release Date

Garth Brooks has revealed when his new studio album will be available.

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George Hamilton IV
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Opry Star George Hamilton IV Dead at 77

George Hamilton IV, the International Ambassador of Country Music, died on Wednesday (Sept. 17) following a heart attack over the weekend. The 77-year-old will be remembered for his songs, his crossover from pop to country and for inspiring what fans know today as the CMA Music Festival.

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Category: Country, Music News
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Rick Diamond, Getty Images

New Tim McGraw Song: ‘Portland, Maine’

 

Tim McGraw's new album, 'Sundown Heaven Town', has a new song on it called 'Portland, Maine'. The song lyrics are rubbing some Portland, Maine residents the wrong way.

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Shooter Jennings
YouTube

Shooter Jennings Pays Tribute to George Jones With ‘Don’t Wait Up’ Video

Shooter Jennings has released the video for his song 'Don't Wait Up (I'm Playing Possum),' off of his similarly named George Jones tribute EP, 'Don't Wait Up (For George).'

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You Think You Know Carrie Underwood?

Carrie Underwood has been a mainstay in country music since winning Season 4 of 'American Idol' in 2005. Unlike artists who scraped their way to the top, the 31-year-old became an instant superstar, but she has more than the reality show to thank. The star's powerhouse vocals are what she's known for, and they've solidified her presence in the industry. However, we're betting there's more to this gorgeous blonde than you know ...

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Jana Kramer RaeLynn
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Sheryl Crow, RaeLynn, Jana Kramer and Others Launch Hunger Action Month

It was one of the most star-studded events in Nashville, and it was all for a worthwhile cause. Sheryl Crow and Jana Kramer, along with rapper 50 Cent, joined forces at the Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee, in partnership with Feeding America, on Tuesday (Sept. 9) to participate in the first-ever volunteer packing event, helping families in need across the state.

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Miranda Lambert, Kenny Chesney
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Miranda Lambert Dishes What Kenny Chesney Taught Her About Touring

Touring for months on end can get tiring for anyone, even the world's biggest superstars, but Kenny Chesney helped fellow country singer Miranda Lambert learn an important lesson in touring and spirit -- and it's one she still follows to this day.

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Sam Hunt
Universal Music

Sam Hunt Announces Debut Album

Sam Hunt just released his four-song EP, ‘X2C,' but the singer is already preparing for his debut full-length album to hit stores.

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Johnny Cash
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11 Years Ago: Johnny Cash Dies

Eleven years ago today, country music lost one of its most beloved stars, Johnny Cash. The legendary singer passed away on Sept. 12, 2003, of complications from diabetes. He was 71.

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