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Merle Haggard Receives ACM Crystal Milestone Award on His Birthday

The ACM Awards gave Merle Haggard a birthday he'll never forget. The former Entertainer of the Year and legendary hitmaker received the Crystal Milestone Award, which signifies outstanding achievement in the music industry.

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George Strait and Miranda Lambert Perform Tribute to Merle Haggard [VIDEO]

In one of the most-anticipated performances of the night, George Strait and Miranda Lambert paid tribute to Merle Haggard by singing two of his most iconic songs at the 2014 ACM Awards.

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Merle Haggard Honored With Tribute Album, Crystal Milestone Award

April is going to be a big month for Merle Haggard. The country music legend will be honored on May 1 with a special album, 'Working Man's Poet: A Tribute to Merle Haggard' by Broken Bow Records, in honor of his 50-year career.

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Merle Haggard, ‘Okie From Muskogee’ Live – Exclusive Song Premiere

Merle Haggard is preparing to re-release one of his most classic albums, and he's letting readers of The Boot hear an exclusive live version of one of his best-known songs.

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44 Years Ago: Merle Haggard Hits No. 1 With ‘The Fightin’ Side of Me’

44 years ago today (March 14, 1970), Merle Haggard scored his ninth No. 1 hit with his single, 'The Fightin' Side of Me,' from his live album of the same name.

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Merle Haggard’s ‘Okie From Muskogee’ Gets 45th Anniversary Reissue

45 years after Merle Haggard released his live album, 'Okie From Muskogee,' the record will be re-released on Capitol Nashville.

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Country Legends to Lead ACM Salute to the Troops

George Strait and Merle Haggard have been announced as performers for the star-studded 'ACM Presents: An All-Star Salute to the Troops.'

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Merle Haggard, Ricky Skaggs to Perform at MerleFest 2014

The upcoming four-day MerleFest music festival just got a lot more star power. Merle Haggard has been announced as the headliner, marking the 76-year-old's first appearance at the North Carolina gathering.

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Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson + Merle Haggard Team Up for New Album

Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson and Merle Haggard all shared the stage at the 56th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday night (Jan. 26), but it seems that the three men have already been spending some time together, recording a new album.

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Suzy Bogguss’ New Album of Merle Haggard Songs Is Not a Tribute

Suzy Bogguss is preparing to release a new album that consists entirely of Merle Haggard songs -- but according to the singer, it's not exactly a tribute album.

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