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Brad Paisley Shows Radio ‘This Is Country’
When Brad Paisley performed a song he had recently written, 'This Is Country,' on the CMA Awards last Wednesday, he didn't know it would be his upcoming single to follow 'Anything Like Me.' The latter tune is in the Top 5 on the Billboard country singles chart this week...
Gretchen Wilson Contemplates the ‘Dark Side’
When Gretchen Wilson blazed her way to the top of the charts in May 2004 with her debut single, 'Redneck Woman,' she was hailed as an artist leading country music back to its roots at a time when the genre had been gravitating more toward pop...
Faith Hill Voices Love for Tammy Wynette
Tammy Wynette, whose legendary career earned her the unofficial title of First Lady of Country Music, helped pave the way for dozens of contemporary female country artists, Faith Hill included. Growing up dreaming of being a country singer, Faith fondly recalls trying to sing many of Tammy's hi…
George Richey, Tammy Wynette’s Widower, Dead at 74
George Richey, the widower of Country Music Hall of Fame member Tammy Wynette, has died. The songwriter, producer, music publisher and manager passed away on July 31, according to Nashville's Tennessean newspaper, after a lengthy battle with with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease...
Tammy Wynette Exhibit Set for Country Music Hall of Fame
The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum has announced it will pay tribute to the great Tammy Wynette with an exhibit titled Tammy Wynette: First Lady of Country Music. Presented by Great American Country (GAC) the exhibit will open in the Museum's East Gallery on August 20, 2010, and run thro…
Tammy Wynette’s ‘Tragic’ Life Chronicled in New Book
Tammy Wynette, whose 'Stand By Your Man' is considered one of the greatest country songs of all time, is regarded as one of the genre's most revered, influential artists. And a new book, 'Tammy Wynette: Tragic Country Queen,' by author Jimmy McDonough, takes on the unenviable task of trying to sort …

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