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Country Artists Who Have Suffered Terrible Tragedies

Tragedy can strike anyone, from a neighbor next door to family members to some of the biggest superstars in the world; no one is exempt. Whether you have a row of Grammys on your mantle or not, losing a loved one or facing another tragic event cuts deeply, and there are several country stars who have endured plenty of hardship in their lifetimes.

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Ry Cooder, Sharon White and Ricky Skaggs Announce Joint Tour

Bluegrass legend Ricky Skaggs is getting ready to hit the road with his wife, singer Sharon White, and guitarist Ry Cooder for a joint tour.

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Interview: Ricky Skaggs and Sharon White Discuss Duets Album, ‘Hearts Like Ours’

Grammy-winning musicians Ricky Skaggs and Sharon White have been married for 33 years, so it's only natural that they would collaborate on an album of duets, right?

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Top 10 Ricky Skaggs Songs

Ricky Skaggs songs are some of the most beloved and most awarded in country music history.

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IBMA Announces Momentum Awards Nominees

The International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA) has announced the nominees for the Momentum Awards. Each artist was chosen by committees through a multi-stage process involving both musicians and music industry leaders.

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Interview: Ricky Skaggs Talks Paperback Release of Memoir, ‘Kentucky Traveler’

Ricky Skaggs' autobiography, 'Kentucky Traveler,' is quite simply one of the best musical memoirs of its type in recent memory.

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Ricky Skaggs and Sharon White Prepare ‘Hearts Like Ours’

Ricky Skaggs and his wife, Sharon White, are only weeks away from the release of their highly anticipated first studio album. 'Hearts Like Ours' will hit shelves on Sept. 30, on their own Skaggs Family Records.

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Ricky Skaggs, Sharon White to Release Duets Album in September

Ricky Skaggs and his wife, Sharon White, will release their album of duets, 'Hearts Like Ours' this fall. Skaggs says the record, which was announced last year, shows their shared passion for music.

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31 Years Ago: Ricky Skaggs Hits No. 1 With ‘Highway 40 Blues’

31 years ago today (July 9, 1983), was a memorable day for Ricky Skaggs. It was on this day that the singer soared to the top of the charts with his single, 'Highway 40 Blues,' from his No. 1 'Highways and Heartaches' album.

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Ricky Skaggs Joins Marshall Tucker Band at CMA Fest

Ricky Skaggs surprised fans of the Marshall Tucker Band when he joined them during their set at CMA Fest.

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