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Country Songs Inspired By World Tragedies

The Boot News - Wed, 09/11/2019 - 08:06

Country singers are known for being storytellers -- trying to spin meaning out of heartbreak and hard times.

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Where Were You on 9/11? Country Stars Remember [PICTURES]

The Boot News - Wed, 09/11/2019 - 08:05

Country stars share their memories of the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001.

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10 Country Songs Born From World Tragedy and Destruction

Taste of Country News - Wed, 09/11/2019 - 07:25

When tragedies happen, we often to turn to music to help us understand and cope with the emotional aftermath.

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15 Years Ago: Terri Clark Hits No. 1 With 'Girls Lie Too'

The Boot News - Wed, 09/11/2019 - 07:02

On Sept. 11, 2004, Clark earned her second No. 1 hit in the United States with her single "Girls Lie Too."

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AmericanaFest 2019: Livestream Tony Lucca's Songwriter Showcase

The Boot News - Wed, 09/11/2019 - 07:00

On Wednesday night (Sept. 11), the singer-songwriter will be hosting a songwriters' night at True Music Room, and the event will be livestreamed.

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Five 9/11 Stories That Will Give You Chills

Taste of Country News - Wed, 09/11/2019 - 07:00

One country star was supposed to be a block away from the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001.

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20 Years Ago: Chely Wright Hits No. 1 With 'Single White Female'

The Boot News - Wed, 09/11/2019 - 06:58

On Sept. 11, 1999, Wright earned her first No. 1 single with "Single White Female," which was the title track of her sophomore album.

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CMT Next Up Now, Volume 3

Music News - Wed, 09/11/2019 - 05:00
CMT Next Up Now brings together a variety of country music videos each week
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Almost Time for 'The Voice'! Gwen Stefani Shares Promo of Season 17

Taste of Country News - Tue, 09/10/2019 - 21:49

She praised Blake Shelton...of course!

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Neal Casal Remembered By Friend & Collaborator, Zephaniah OHora

Saving Country Music - Tue, 09/10/2019 - 20:32
Tuesday, September 10th is Suicide Prevention Day, and the day has been observed with renewed importance by many in the independent country and roots world after the recent passing of songwriter, player, and producer Neal Casal. The 50-year-old took his own life on August 26th leaving many with lingering questions about his passing.
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Martina McBride Takes Spotify to Task Over Gender Disparity

Taste of Country News - Tue, 09/10/2019 - 19:47

McBride took to her Instagram stories to point a finger at the shameful lack of female country singers in her recommendations.

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Brantley Gilbert & Wife Welcome Baby Girl, Braylen Hendrix

Nash Daily News - Tue, 09/10/2019 - 19:22

Brantley Gilbert and wife Amber welcomed their second child—a girl named Braylen Hendrix Gilbert—on Sept. 9 at Piedmont Hospital in Athens, Ga.

Braylen, who joins older brother Barrett, 22 months, in the Gilbert household, weighed 6 lbs., 7 oz., and measured 19.5 inches.

“Happy….Healthy….Blessed,” said Brantley, in part, via Twitter.

Happy…. Healthy…. Blessed…. Thanks @people…. https://t.co/4PLboJuZz7

— Brantley Gilbert (@brantleygilbert) September 10, 2019

Brantley and Amber, who have known each other since childhood, were married in June 2015. Amber was Brantley’s inspiration behind songs “You Don’t Know Her Like I Do” and “More Than Miles.”

Congrats to the happy family.

photo by Curtis Hilbun, AFF-USA.com

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Did You Hear About Lee Brice’s No. 1 Party for “Rumor”?

Music News - Tue, 09/10/2019 - 19:12
Lee Brice celebrates "Rumor," his fifth No. 1 hit as an artist
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Florida Georgia Line's 'Blessings' Is Perfectly Patient [Listen]

Taste of Country News - Tue, 09/10/2019 - 16:14

Is "Blessings" their greatest love song?

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Luke Both Ways: Bryan and Combs Crown the Charts

Music News - Tue, 09/10/2019 - 14:54
Luke Combs, Luke Bryan each enjoy a No. 1 on this week's charts.
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When Sheryl Crow Is Playing Favorites, She Plays This

Music News - Tue, 09/10/2019 - 14:53
Sheryl Crow talks to Southwest Magazine about her favorite hit, plus her new album.
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Poll: Which Country Song Can You Just Not Quit?

Taste of Country News - Tue, 09/10/2019 - 14:30

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