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8 min ago | ACC TOP 40

Miranda Lambert Says Kenny Chesney Taught Her How to Tour

As Miranda Lambert cris-crosses the country on the Platinum tour this summer, she says she owes a debt of gratitude to Kenny Chesney for teaching her how to run a happy tour.

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4 hrs ago | BroadcastNewsroom

Country Stars Fight Back Against Muscle Disease During 49th Annual MDA Show of Strength Telethon

Viewers tuning into the 2014 telethon, one of America's longest-standing and beloved fundraising and entertainment events, will enjoy musical performances and heartfelt appeals from the country stars, who appear on the show to help raise funds and awareness in support of the Muscular Dystrophy Association's mission to save and improve the lives of ... (more)

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Related Topix: Technical Services, Muscular Dystrophy Association, Rascal Flatts

8 hrs ago | WKHX-FM Atlanta

Lee Brice Says Terminally Ill Girl Changed His Performances of "I Drive Your Truck"

L ee Brice 's latest chart-topper, "I Don't Dance," had some pretty big shoes to fill, coming after ACM Song of the Year winner "I Drive Your Truck."

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

WKHX-FM Atlanta

Naomi Judd Ready to Auction Off Her Treasures

If you've ever wanted to raid Naomi Judd 's closets, now is your chance. The Beverly Hills auction firm Julien's will help the "mother" half of the legendary Judds part with some of her treasures in November.

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Reuters

Wiz Khalifa knocks 'Guardians' from atop Billboard's album chart

Rapper Wiz Khalifa knocked the "Guardians of the Galaxy" soundtrack from the top spot on the weekly U.S. Billboard 200 album chart on Wednesday, scoring his first No.

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Related Topix: Wiz Khalifa, Hip-Hop, Pop/Rock, Celebrities, Taylor Swift, Hot Chicks

WNWN-FM Battle Creek

George Strait and Garth Brooks Named America's Favorite Country Musicians

George Strait is America's favorite country musician, according to an unscientific Harris Poll conducted in July.

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96.1 KXY

Martina McBride Extends Tour Into The Fall

Martina McBride isn't ready to bring her "Everlasting" tour to a close. The country star has added over 30 more dates to the trek, which now extends into December.

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Related Topix: Martina McBride, Nashville, TN, Theater, Arts

Dallas Morning News

Eli Young Band, Pat Green and country music buddies plan concert at Rangers ballpark

Mike Eli of the Eli Young Band performs during the NCAA Final Four weekend with the Dallas skyline behind him.

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Related Topix: Eli Young Band, Pat Green, Dallas, TX, Gary Allan

WWWM-FM Toledo

Miley Cyrus Sings "It's Over" on Final "Chelsea Lately" Show

Handler announced previously that she was leaving E! and heading to Netflix to create "docu-comedy specials" and also host Netflix's first talk show, which does not yet have a premiere date.

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Related Topix: Roy Orbison, Pop/Rock, Trace Adkins

NME

Justin Bieber covers Johnny Cash's 'Ring Of Fire' - " watch

The pop star posted the video on Instagram which shows him playing guitar and singing the 1969 song alongside his friend Khalil.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

ACC TOP 40

Chris Young Sees "Lonely Eyes" Play Out at His Favorite Bar

Even though Chris Young didn't write his latest single, "Lonely Eyes," he says the barroom scene he describes in the tune could've been inspired by one of his favorite hangouts in midtown Nashville, not far from Music Row.

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KURB-FM Little Rock

Bryan Adams Confirms Track Listing, Release Date for New Album; Accepts Michael Buble's Ice Bucket Challenge [From ABC News]

Bryan Adams has now confirmed the full details of his new album, Tracks of My Years.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Rock-N-Roll, Chuck Berry, The Association, Eddie Cochran, Kris Kristofferson

WKHX-FM Atlanta

Nashville Notes

The one-hour special Backstory: Dolly Parton promises "an insider's look at the life and times of the most awarded female in county music."

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WWWQ-FM Atlanta

Kelly Clarkson Joining Country Star Trisha Yearwood on New Single

Last year, Kelly Clarkson had one of her favorite country stars, Trisha Yearwood , make a guest appearance on her Christmas album.

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B104.7

Luke Bryan Joins 'Fashion Rocks' Concert

Luke Bryan is bringing a little more star power to next month's "Fashion Rocks" concert.

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WKHX-FM Atlanta

Blake Shelton Says Commercial Success Never Crosses Miranda Lambert's Mind

Even though Miranda Lambert 's latest CD Platinum has already sold half a million copies and spawned the hit singles "Automatic" and "Somethin' Bad," husband Blake Shelton says she's much more focused on emotion and authenticity than on commercial success.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

ACC TOP 40

Florida Georgia Line Plans Massive Tailgate Party to Celebrate New CD

Florida Georgia Line will spend Halloween this year headlining a massive tailgate party at the Jacksonville Shipyards, just ahead of the Georgia-Florida football game the next day.

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WKHX-FM Atlanta

Brad Paisley Having Nothing but a Good Time on New Album, "Moonshine in the Trunk"

If you've been paying attention to all the songs Brad Paisley has leaked from his new album, Moonshine in the Trunk , then you know he's all about having a good time with this new batch of songs.

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Redlands Daily Facts

Charlie Wilson, Easton Corbin and others bring musical mix to Los Angeles County Fair

When: Zendaya with guest Trevor Jackson, Aug. 29; Charlie Wilson, Aug. 31; David Nail and Easton Corbin with guest Jamie Lynn Spears, Sept.

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Related Topix: Easton Corbin, Los Angeles County, CA, The Manhattans, R-N-B, Funk, Celebrities, LL Cool J, Rap, Black Entertainment

WWWM-FM Toledo

Whose Body Does Kelly Clarkson Wish She Had?

Like every new mom, Kelly Clarkson wants her pre-baby body back. Except, it appears as though she'd like someone else's body a lot more than her own.

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Related Topix: Kelly Clarkson, Dance, Pop/Rock

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