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Hunter Hayes, Keith Urban Participate in 11th Annual St. Jude Thanks and Giving Campaign

Hunter Hayes and Keith Urban are joining more than a dozen celebrities for the 11th annual St. Jude Thanks and Giving campaign. The initiative unites celebrities, media, retail and corporate partners in encouraging donations to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital during the holiday season.

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Oak Ridge Boys Launch 2014 Christmas Night Out Tour

The Oak Ridge Boys are hitting the road tonight (Nov. 21) for the beginning of their annual Christmas Night Out Tour. The holiday trek, now in its 25th year, is one of the longest-running Christmas tours in the music industry.

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Taylor Swift, ‘You Belong With Me’ — Story Behind the Song

'You Belong With Me,' from Taylor Swift's second album, 'Fearless,' was co-written by the songstress and Liz Rose; Swift also aided in the production of the track. It was released in April 2009 as the album's third single.

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Jennifer Nettles to Host Georgia 4-H Gala

Jennifer Nettles has been named the honorary chair and host of the 2015 Georgia 4-H Gala. The Douglas, Ga., native says the 4-H state performing arts program was instrumental in helping her develop her own skills on stage.

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33 Years Ago: Hank Williams, Jr. Hits No. 1 With ‘All My Rowdy Friends (Have Settled Down)’

Chances are good that 33 years ago today (Nov. 21, 1981), Hank Williams, Jr., didn't do much settling down. It was on that day that his single 'All My Rowdy Friends (Have Settled Down)' soared to the top of the charts.

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Linda Ronstadt Gives an Update on Her Battle With Parkinson’s Disease

Linda Ronstadt is updating fans about her ongoing battle with Parkinson's disease, which she first revealed last year. The songstress admits that her day-to-day life is becoming more of a challenge, but she refuses to give up.

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News Roundup — Lady Antebellum Parody Meghan Trainor, Miranda Lambert Receives Cute Birthday Party Invitation

The Boot rounds up today's top stories from our news partners.

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Billy Gilman Comes Out as Gay, Calls Out Country Music Industry to Support Gay Artists

Inspired by Ty Herndon's announcement earlier today (Nov. 20), country singer Billy Gilman has announced that he is gay -- and called out the country music industry to support LGBTQ artists.

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Kix Brooks to Receive Inaugural CMA Foundation Humanitarian Award

Kix Brooks will receive the inaugural CMA Foundation Humanitarian Award. The honor is being presented to Brooks in recognition of his numerous charitable endeavors.

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Alabama’s Randy Owen Says Country Music ‘Doesn’t Have Any Soul’

Alabama soared in popularity in the '80s and '90s, with unprecedented album sales and 43 No. 1 hits. But the band's lead singer, Randy Owen, says that while they were originally told their music was too different to be a success, a new generation of fans helped propel their career.

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