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Shania Twain extends tour
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Shania Twain on Extending 2015 Rock This Country Tour, Return to Las Vegas

Shania Twain is back, and she's better than ever. After a successful two-year run in Las Vegas, with her Shania: Still the One show at Caesars Palace, the 50-year-old embarked on what was supposed to be her farewell 2015 Rock This Country Tour, but now she hints that she isn't ready to ride off into the sunset anytime soon.

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Dwight Yoakam’s ‘Liar’ Enters The Boot’s Video Shootout Hall of Fame

Congrats are in order for Dwight Yoakam; his "Liar" music video is now in The Boot's Video Shootout Hall of Fame.

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Dan + Shay Autograph Sellers
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Dan + Shay Speak Out Against Autograph Sellers on eBay

Dan + Shay are taking a stand against people who are profiting from their autograph by selling signed items online. The country duo, made up of Dan Smyers and Shay Mooney, posted an open letter on Twitter to those who are fraudulently making money, making it clear that they are upset by their actions.

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Home Free Earns 40 Million YouTube Views With Videos

A capella country group Home Free continue to rack up the views with their fan-focused videos on YouTube. Their latest, a mash-up between Nitty Gritty Dirt Band's "Fishin’ in the Dark" and Little Big Town's "Boondocks," has helped the group garner more than 40 million views on YouTube, with no signs of slowing down anytime soon.

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Dustin Lynch 2015 Hell of a Night Tour
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Dustin Lynch Talks 2015 Hell of a Night Tour: ‘It’s All About Seeing What We Can Do’

Three years after the release of his debut album, Dustin Lynch says that the time is finally right for his very own headlining tour. He's learned some tricks of the trade from Keith Urban and Luke Bryan, with whom Lynch has toured as an opening act; he's got two Top 5 albums and three Top 10 singles under his belt; and he's got a legion of fans, from the East Coast to the West Coast, who can't wait to see him play.

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George Jones
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41 Years Ago: George Jones Earns No. 1 Hit With ‘The Grand Tour’

Today (Aug. 31) is a big anniversary for George Jones. It was on this day in 1974, 41 years ago, that the country music hitmaker earned his sixth No. 1 hit with his single "The Grand Tour."

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21 Years Ago: Clay Walker Earns First Platinum Record With Self-Titled Debut

Twenty-one years ago today, on Aug. 31, 1994, Clay Walker was undoubtedly in a celebratory mood. It was on this day that the singer-songwriter earned his first platinum record, signifying sales in excess of one million units, with his self-titled debut.

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Oak Ridge Boys military award
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Oak Ridge Boys Receive Prestigious U.S. Military Award

The Oak Ridge Boys are one of the most-awarded acts in country music, and they have received yet another honor. The five-time Grammy Award winners were the recipients of the Bob Hope Award for Excellence in Entertainment by the Congressional Medal of Honor Society on Aug. 8, recognizing their work with the American Legion.

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Kristian Bush to Be the Subject of New Documentary

Kristian Bush is the subject of a new documentary on his life, "Walk Tall: The Journey of Sugarland's Kristian Bush," which is set for television release in September.

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Jimmy Fortune Hits and Hymns
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Country Music Legend Jimmy Fortune to Release New CD and DVD

Country Music Hall of Fame member Jimmy Fortune has announced that he is releasing a new CD and DVD package, Hits & Hymns, on Oct. 23.

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