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Merle Haggard ACM Honors
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Academy of Country Music Introduces Award in Honor of Merle Haggard

The Academy of Country Music will introduce the Merle Haggard Spirit Award, a new award in honor of the late country icon, at the 2016 ACM Honors.

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Toby Keith Pays Tribute to Merle Haggard at the Grand Ole Opry [WATCH]

During a recent appearance at the Grand Ole Opry, Toby Keith used his time onstage to offer a tribute to Merle Haggard.

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Top 10 Country Beach Songs

The Boot takes inventory of the best tracks to blare as you're headed to, sitting on or just dreaming of the beach.

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Top 10 Country Songs About Farming

The Boot counts down country music's best songs about farming.

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5 Most Unforgettable Country Music Moments of 2016 (So Far)

The Boot looks back at 2016's most unforgettable country music moments (so far).

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Ben Haggard Performs Late Father Merle Haggard’s ‘Silver Wings’ [WATCH]

Ben Haggard has shared a video of himself performing his late father Merle Haggard's hit "Silver Wings."

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Merle Haggard’s Fishing Boat Returned to Son Ben

An old fishing boat that once belonged to Merle Haggard has made its way back to his son Ben.

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46 Years Ago: Merle Haggard’s ‘Okie From Muskogee’ Album Hits No. 1

On May 22, 1970, Merle Haggard's 'Okie From Muskogee' album hit No. 1 on the charts.

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Country Artists Who Have Died in 2016

A photo gallery of country stars who have passed away in 2016.

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Merle Haggard Workin Man Blues
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47 Years Ago: Merle Haggard Records ‘Workin’ Man Blues’

On May 16, 1979, Merle Haggard recorded "Workin' Man Blues", from his 'A Portrait of Merle Haggard' album.

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