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7 Years Ago: Jimmy Wayne Begins His Meet Me Halfway Walk

On Jan. 1, 2010, singer-songwriter Jimmy Wayne kicked off the new year by starting a 1,700-mile walk, called Meet Me Halfway, to raise awareness about youth aging out of the foster care system.

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Six Years Ago: Jimmy Wayne Finishes His Meet Me Halfway Walk

On Aug. 1, 2010, Jimmy Wayne finished his Meet Me Halfway Walk, with a broken foot, in Phoenix, Ariz.

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Do You Know These Country Stars’ Real Names?

Some of the biggest country stars have a pretty big secret -- they aren't who you think they are!

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Story Behind the Song: Jimmy Wayne, ‘I Will’

Jimmy Wayne didn't write "I Will," but he still feels a personal connection to the tune, co-penned by Dave Pahanish and Rory Feek. Wayne released the song in October of 2008, as the second single from his Do You Believe Me Now album. The single peaked at No. 18 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart in April of 2009 and remained on the charts for a total of 28 weeks. Inside, Wayne explains that personal connection he has to the Top 20 hit.

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Jimmy Wayne, ‘Do You Believe Me Now’ — Story Behind the Song

Jimmy Wayne released 'Do You Believe Me Now,' the title track from his August 2008 album, as a single in March of the same year. The song became his first No. 1 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart, his third Top 10 single and his first Top 40 tune since 'Paper Angels' in 2004. Tim Johnson, who co-wrote 'Do You Believe Me Now' with Joe West and Dave Pahanish, tells The Boot about how the hit came to be.

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Jimmy Wayne’s Book ‘Paper Angels’ Now an Original Movie

Jimmy Wayne is about to see his words come to life. The singer-songwriter's first book, 'Paper Angels,' about a boy whose life changes after participating in the Salvation Army Angel Tree program, is now an original movie, which will air on the UP Network this month.

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Jimmy Wayne’s ‘Walk to Beautiful’ Chronicles Personal Journey

Jimmy Wayne's autobiography, 'Walk to Beautiful: the Power of Love and a Homeless Kid Who Found the Way,' is available today (Oct. 7). The book, written with New York Times best-selling author Ken Abraham, chronicles the singer's unfathomable childhood, shuffling between foster care, detention homes and homelessness, with a mother who was in and out of jail and psychiatric wards.

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Jimmy Wayne Announces Details for His Autobiography

Jimmy Wayne is set to release his autobiography, 'Walk to Beautiful.'

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Jimmy Wayne Opry Performance to Include Very Special Guest

Jimmy Wayne has been busy this week spreading holiday cheer and gearing up for a special performance this Saturday night (Dec. 22) on the Grand Ole Opry...

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Jimmy Wayne Puts Touching Story to ‘Paper’

Jimmy Wayne has an incredible story to tell. As the child of a substance-abusing single mother who was in and out of jail, the North Carolina native spent much of his childhood in and out of foster homes and even lived on the streets for a while...

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