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What Jobs Did Country Stars Have Before They Got Famous?

Country stars live glamorous lives -- stylists, tour buses, catering, sold-out shows and television appearances -- but it hasn't always been glitz and glory for your favorite artists. In fact, many had to work jobs that were downright awful, greasy and smelly before they got to where they are today.

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Reba McEntire and Brooks & Dunn Perform at the 2015 CMA Awards [WATCH]

Reba McEntire and Brooks & Dunn delighted fans at the 2015 CMA Awards with a performance of McEntire's "Why Haven't I Heard From You," which then rolled into Brooks & Dunn's "Play Something Country."

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Reba McEntire and Brooks & Dunn Will Perform Together at the 2015 CMA Awards

Reba McEntire and Brooks & Dunn are bringing their Las Vegas residency on the road -- sort of. The trio of country stars will perform together at the 2015 CMA Awards.

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Country Artists Who Have Acted in TV Shows and Movies

ABC's Nashville brought country music to the small screen in a big way, but country singers have been making appearances on television and in movies for decades.

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Reba McEntire, Brooks & Dunn Add More Las Vegas Concert Dates

The show will continue to go on for Reba McEntire and Brooks & Dunn in Sin City. The singers have added seven shows to their Reba, Brooks & Dunn: Together in Vegas residency at at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace.

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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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Kix + Barbara Brooks — Country’s Greatest Love Stories

Kix Brooks and his wife Barbara were married on Aug. 1, 1981, but it was almost a disaster.

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Musical Smartypants: Country Singers Who Learned Before They Earned

"Stay in school!" Kids may roll their eyes at that oft-heard phrase as they argue with their parents that some of the wealthiest celebrities on the planet dropped out of school to start their careers early. But in the notoriously volatile entertainment business, no one can argue with having an education to fall back on.

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Reba McEntire, Brooks & Dunn Give Behind-the-Scenes Look at Las Vegas Residency [WATCH]

Wonder what it's like before Reba McEntire and Brooks & Dunn take the stage at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace? Get an inside look at how the country superstars prepare for their Las Vegas residency, which kicked off on Wednesday (June 24).

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60 Years Ago: Kix Brooks Is Born in Shreveport, La.

Happy 60th birthday to Kix Brooks! The singer was born on this day (May 12) in 1955, in Shreveport, La.

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