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The Judds country music career milestones
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The Judds Through the Years [PICTURES]

Naomi and Wynonna Judd, the mother and daughter that make up the Grammy Award-winning duo the Judds, made country music history throughout their career -- and now, with their upcoming return to the stage in Las Vegas, they'll continue to entertain the fans they've garnered over the years.

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Jana Kramer Talks Love, Babies in Surprise Video Chat With Fan [WATCH]

To promote her single "I Got the Boy," Jana Kramer is surprising special fans via video chat, and The Boot has exclusive video coverage of Kramer's latest conversation, with a fan named Ashley, from La

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Maddie and Tae music videos
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Maddie & Tae Explain How They Created Their ‘Girl in a Country Song’ and ‘Fly’ Music Videos

Maddie & Tae have not only had two hit singles from their upcoming Start Here album -- their No. 1 debut single, "Girl in a Country Song," as well as their Top 15 single, "Fly" -- but they've also released two jaw-dropping videos as well. Maddie Marlow and Tae Dye say that while they may not have been the ones to first conceptualize their music videos, it's important to them to be involved in the video creation process as much as they can.

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Michael Ray Real Men Love Jesus
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Michael Ray Releases New Single, ‘Real Men Love Jesus’ [LISTEN]

Michael Ray has revealed his second single, from his recently released eponymous debut album.

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Kevin Gordon, ‘Goodnight Brownie Ford’ [Exclusive Premiere]

Musician Kevin Gordon is a unique artist: a singer with an MFA in poetry from the prestigious University of Iowa Writers' Workshop and a keen ear for swampy, soulful music. He's premiering a new song, "Goodnight Brownie Ford," exclusively for readers of The Boot.

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Maddie and Tae Start Here interview 2015
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Interview: Maddie & Tae Excited for Fans to Hear the Story That Is ‘Start Here’

When Maddie Marlow and Tae Dye — better known to country fans as Maddie & Tae — were putting together their freshman album, Start Here, the young women found themselves with a (good) problem: It was harder for them to choose which songs to leave off the record than it was to select which ones to include.

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Oh, How They’ve Changed! See Pictures of Your Favorite Country Artists Then and Now

Through the years, there's been a major evolution in the style of country music, both in terms of fashion and in terms of the music. Cowboy boots and 10-gallon hats will always be red carpet staples, and steel guitars and banjos will always be en vogue, but the days of huge hair, rhinestone suits and super-traditional sounds seem to be gone.

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Kenny Rogers 20 Years Ago lyrics
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Story Behind the Song: Kenny Rogers, ‘Twenty Years Ago’

When Kenny Rogers released "Twenty Years Ago" in January of 1987, it had already been cut by a handful of other artists -- but none had a version that was as big a hit as Rogers'. The song hit No. 2 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart. Inside, Wood Newton, who penned "Twenty Years Ago" with Dan Tyler, C. Michael Spriggs and Michael Noble, tells The Boot about writing the tune.

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Hailey Whitters City Girl music video
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Hailey Whitters, ‘City Girl’ Music Video [Exclusive Premiere]

Nashville-based singer-songwriter Hailey Whitters is revealing her newest music video, for the lighthearted song "City Girl," exclusively on The Boot.

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Kip Moore Wild Ones interview 2015
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Kip Moore Opens Up About ‘Wild Ones’: ‘I Like to Feel Some of the Imperfections’

Some artists' records are polished like a baby grand piano: They're glossy and tuned to perfection, and with every stroke of the ivories, the sound rings at the perfect decibel. That's not Kip Moore's new album -- and he's perfectly fine with it.

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