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Alan Jackson Sells Out Artist-in-Residence Shows at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum

Alan Jackson has broken yet another record. The award-winning tunesmith sold out his two artist-in-residence concerts at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum in less than an hour, making them the fastest-selling event in the history of the CMA Theater.

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Elizabeth Olsen Hank Williams
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Hank Williams Biopic Update: Elizabeth Olsen Joins Cast, Hank III Shares His Thoughts

The Hank Williams biopic 'I Saw the Light' just got a lot more star power. 'The Avengers' star Elizabeth Olsen has signed on to play Williams' wife, Audrey Mae. Olsen will join Tom Hiddleston in the film, which is expected to start shooting in Louisiana next month.

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Vince Gill
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Vince Gill to Receive BMI Icon Award

Vince Gill's iconic career will be celebrated with a prestigious honor in November. The singer-songwriter is the recipient of this year's BMI Icon Award at their annual awards ceremony on Nov. 4.

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George Jones
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Top 10 George Jones Songs

George Jones' songs are among the most iconic in the history of country music. The singer was a vital part of the fabric of country music for more than five decades.

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George Jones
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20 Years Ago: George Jones Undergoes Triple Bypass Surgery on His 63rd Birthday

Twenty years ago today, on Sept. 12, 1994, George Jones had a birthday to remember, even if it wasn't the way he had hoped. It was on this day that the singer had triple bypass surgery at Nashville's Baptist Hospital, where remained hospitalized for one week.

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Johnny Cash
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11 Years Ago: Johnny Cash Dies

Eleven years ago today, country music lost one of its most beloved stars, Johnny Cash. The legendary singer passed away on Sept. 12, 2003, of complications from diabetes. He was 71.

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Randy Travis
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Randy Travis’ Name Removed From Hometown Sign — See Before and After Pictures

Randy Travis' hometown of Marshville, N.C., has a new welcome sign -- and it's missing the singer's name.

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George Strait
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George Strait Calls CMA Entertainer of the Year Nomination ‘a Great Honor’

It's been quite a year for George Strait. The country music superstar wrapped up his sold-out farewell The Cowboy Rides Away Tour, starred in a two-hour TV special, 'George Strait: The Cowboy Rides Away' and will release his live album, 'The Cowboy Rides Away: Live from AT&T Stadium.' He's also nominated for his 83rd CMA Award, for Entertainer of the Year, capping off one of the most memorable years of his career.

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Hank Williams
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Tom Hiddleston Takes the Stage as Hank Williams, Hank III Critiques Performance

Eyebrows were raised when British actor Tom Hiddleston ('The Avengers,' 'Thor') was chosen to play Hank Williams in the upcoming biopic 'I Saw the Light.' But if there was any question about the actor's ability to conform to the country music star's image, they were quickly laid to rest when he performed at the Wheatland Music Festival in Michigan over the weekend -- for everyone but Hank Williams III.

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Florida Georgia Line Alabama
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Alabama Announce ‘Alabama and Friends at the Ryman’ CD, DVD

Award-winning band Alabama is only a few weeks away from releasing 'Alabama & Friends at the Ryman' in multiple formats. The project, which features several of their superstar friends, will be available in DVD, DVD/2CD, 2CD, digital and limited-edition 2LP formats.

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