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What Is Hank Williams Jr.’s Relationship to June Carter Cash?

Due to Hank Williams' massive success in country music, his son, Hank Williams Jr., was surrounded by influential country artists starting from a very young age. But he had a particularly special relationship with June Carter Cash.

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Mo Pitney Explains How He Converted a Country Music Hater With ‘Clean Up on Aisle Five’

Mo Pitney's "Cleanup on Aisle Five" earned the country newcomer a standing ovation during his Grand Ole Opry debut last year -- but if not for a woman he met on a flight, that moment might never have happened.

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Sarah Darling Announces PledgeMusic Campaign for New Album

Since her time on Rising Star, Sarah Darling has been hard at work, and she recently revealed her plans for a new album. The powerful vocalist has decided to launch a crowdfunding effort through PledgeMusic to help offset album costs.

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Everything We Know About Merle Haggard and Willie Nelson’s ‘Django and Jimmie’

Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard's Django and Jimmie is one of the most-anticipated albums coming in June 2015. Music from one country legend is great, but a collaboration between two? Even more exciting.

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Country Stars Who Have Served in the Military

Country music is filled with songs proclaiming love and devotion to the United States, but for many artists, their patriotism runs much deeper.

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13 Years Ago: Alan Jackson Hits No. 1 With ‘Drive (for Daddy Gene)’

Thirteen years ago today (May 25, 2002), Alan Jackson rode to the top of the charts with his single "Drive (for Daddy Gene)." But while the singer was quite used to the No. 1 slot -- the single marked his 20th time hitting the top of the charts -- this particular song was perhaps one of the most significant of his career.

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Butch Walker Teams With the Nikki Mitchell Foundation for New Pancreatic Cancer Charity

Butch Walker has teamed up with the Nikki Mitchell Foundation to launch the Autumn Leaves Project in order to help fight pancreatic cancer.

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Sara Evans Adds Outfit to Hard Rock Memorabilia Collection

Sara Evans has donated a piece of country music history to the Hard Rock Hotel in Palm Springs, Calif.

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Logan Mize Releases New EP

Logan Mize has released his debut EP on Arista Nashville.

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John Anderson Admits He’s a Fan of New Country Artists

John Anderson had his first Top 20 hit in 1979 with "Your Lying Blue Eyes," from his self-titled freshman album, and remained steadily on the charts for the next 25 years. But while country music has certainly changed substantially in the past couple of decades, the 60-year-old says that he is a fierce advocate of the shifts in the genre.

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