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Mo Pitney I Met Merle Haggard Today
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Mo Pitney Recounts His Meeting With Merle Haggard in Song [LISTEN]

The lyrics of Mo Pitney's "I Met Merle Haggard Today" may seem like an unbelievable story, but the singer says that the tale is completely true -- and that his chance meeting with Haggard was one of the few moments that have left him starstruck.

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Chris Carmack Will Lexington Nashville interview
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Chris Carmack Feels Responsibility for His ‘Nashville’ Character

On the ABC television drama NashvilleChris Carmack portrays Will Lexington -- a gay country singer who is afraid to expose his sexual orientation for fear of career repercussions -- and it's a role that Carmack says he is passionate about playing well.

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Rosanne Cash Seven Year Ache No 1
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34 Years Ago: Rosanne Cash Earns First No. 1 Single With ‘Seven Year Ache’

Thirty-four years ago today, on May 23, 1981, Rosanne Cash earned her first No. 1 single with "Seven Year Ache." The song, written by Cash, was the title track and debut single from her third studio album.

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Jana Kramer Marries Michael Caussin

Jana Kramer has tied the knot with her fiance Michael Caussin!

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News Roundup: Tyler Farr Talks Hunting With Blake Shelton, Eric Church Breaks Nebraska Attendance Record

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

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The Band Perry Teen Cancer America Ambassadors
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The Band Perry Become Teen Cancer America Ambassadors

The Band Perry have been named ambassadors for Teen Cancer America.

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Bellamy Brothers 40 Years album
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Bellamy Brothers to Celebrate 40th Anniversary With New Album

The Bellamy Brothers are celebrating 40 years in the music business with a two-disc release of new and previously recorded tracks.

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Dierks Bentley advice for songwriters
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Dierks Bentley Offers Advice to Songwriters: ‘Write Every Day’

Dierks Bentley knows a thing or two about writing songs: The Arizona native has penned several of his chart-topping hits, including "What Was I Thinkin'," "Free and Easy (Down the Road I Go)," "Home" and "Drunk on a Plane," among others. But before he became a successful singer-songwriter, he was just another aspiring artist, who looked to others for advice.

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Country Men Without Their Shirts On [PICTURES]

Country music videos are full of sexy women in their daisy dukes and bikini tops, but we're turning the tables and letting some of the genre's leading men show a little skin.

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Luke Bryan Country Music Hall of Fame exhibit
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Luke Bryan on Country Music Hall of Fame Exhibit: ‘I’m Freaking Out’

There's no one more excited about Luke Bryan's Country Music Hall of Fame exhibit, Luke Bryan: Dirt Road Diary, than the singer himself.

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