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Sugarland began in Atlanta, Ga., as a trio, made up of Kristian Bush, Kristen Hall and, the final addition, Jennifer Nettles, who all knew each other from the city’s folk-rock scene. They signed with Mercury Nashville in 2004 and released their debut album, ‘Twice the Speed of Life,’ the same year. Sugarland’s first single, ‘Baby Girl,’ became an instant hit — it landed in the Top 5 and was the highest-peaking debut single for a group since 1991 — as did their second single, ‘Something More.’ Hall left the group in 2005, and the now-duo’s sophomore record, 2006′s ‘Enjoy the Ride,’ earned them four Top 10 songs, a CMA Award for Vocal Duo of the Year and multiple Grammys and ACM Awards for the No. 1 smash ‘Stay.’ In 2013, after two more hit albums and a child for Nettles and her husband, both halves of Sugarland took a break from the duo to pursue solo projects. Nettles’ ‘That Girl’ album was released in January 2014, and Bush’s debut solo single, ‘Trailer Hitch,’ came out that summer.

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Sugarland + Live Nation Reach Settlement With Indiana State Fair Stage Collapse Victims

Sugarland and Live Nation have reached a settlement with the victims of the stage collapse at the 2011 Indiana State Fair that killed seven people and left almost 100 others injured.

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Top 10 Country Songs of the ’00s

A great country song can inspire you, make you laugh or make you cry. It may even enliven you to do crazy things like jump out of an airplane, dance like no one is watching ... or do a little damage to a cheater's beloved truck.

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Kristian Bush Says Backstage at the CMA Awards Is ‘Like a Giant Locker Room’

Although he's new on the country scene as a solo artist, Kristian Bush is no stranger to the CMA Awards. As Sugarland, he and Jennifer Nettles have been nominated for 17 CMA Awards and won six times. But, as Bush told The Boot during 2014 CMA Awards week, the situation backstage took a little getting used to.

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Top 10 Sugarland Songs

Jennifer Nettles and Kristian Bush combine into a perfect force of sweet and sassy, feminine and masculine, emotive and strong as the Grammy-nominated duo Sugarland. Since their debut single 'Baby Girl,' they have been a mainstay in country music, with radio hits, awards show performances and over 14 million records sold.

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Top 10 Feuds in Country Music

Folks in country music like to play nice with each other. But there are times when, as Waylon Jennings once sang, something's got 'em "feudin' like the Hatfields and McCoys." The gloves come off, sparks fly, and the real fun begins.

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Kristian Bush Reveals Sugarland Songs Tell a Story

Kristian Bush is working on his own solo album, but his work with Jennifer Nettles as part of the award-winning duo Sugarland is never far from his mind. The singer-songwriter, who co-wrote most of the songs on their four studio albums, reveals that many of the tunes told one continuous story.

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Sugarland’s Kristian Bush Talks Writing Hits, His First Drinking Song [VIDEO]

At a recent stop in Buffalo, N.Y., Sugarland's Kristian Bush eagerly shared new solo material, as well as stories about writing hit songs and his very first drinking tune.

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Kristian Bush Shares His Favorite Things About Going Solo

Sugarland fans may have been surprised to find out that Kristian Bush can sing, but the artist says that's been one of his favorite things about beginning his solo career.

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Sugarland’s Kristian Bush to Make Solo Opry Debut

Sugarland's Kristian Bush is set to make his debut on county music's most hallowed stage as a solo artist.

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News Roundup – Jennifer Nettles’ Big Debut, New Trace Adkins Film Trailer

The Boot rounds up the day's top stories from our news partners.

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