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  1. Don Williams, Country's 'Gentle Giant,' Dead at 78Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 8 | The Westerner

    ... where he recorded demos for songwriter-producer Allen Reynolds, who later went on to helm projects for Crystal Gayle and Garth Brooks, among many others. When other artists proved reluctant to record Williams' songs, Clement signed him as an artist ...

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  2. Forty Years Already? Crystal Gayle on "Don't It Make My...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 25 | MLive.com

    Where does the time go? This year marks the 40th anniversary of the song that helped Crystal Gayle snag a Grammy for Best Female Country Vocal Performance. And while " Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue" blew up the charts in 1977, its status as an iconic tune means Gayle continues to spend a lot of time singing it.

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  3. Country star triviaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 23 | KZKX-FM Lincoln

    Forty years ago this week, Brenda Gail Webb topped the Billboard country chart with the song that would become her signature. Can you name the classic crossover tune by the artist better known as Crystal Gayle ? ANSWER: "Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue."

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  4. This week in country music: 1978 Crystal GayleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | KFVS12

    ... she toured as part of Jesus Christ Superstar show and even appeared in the movie. And in the top spot was Crystal Gayle with Talking in Your Sleep. The song was the second of Gayle's 16 number one hits. Talking in Your Sleep was also a crossover ...

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  5. T.G. Sheppard delivers acoustic performances (w/video) 6 hours from nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... President George H.W. Bush. Her songs have been recorded by such artists as Lorrie Morgan, Jerry Lee Lewis, Crystal Gayle, George Jones, BJ Thomas, The Oak Ridge Boys, and Janie Frickie to name a few. "I don't get to do many shows with her," ...

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  6. Taiwan Housing Project on the Roots of the Band's Demented Punk SoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | Phoenix New Times

    ... and textures and the way we use space in our recordings. ... I grew up in the South. My first concert was Crystal Gayle. So I grew up listening to a lot of country and bluegrass. My dad was a huge stoner, so he had all these psychedelic records. And ...

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  7. Country duo to perform on Victoria stage 8 hours ago A couple whose...Read the original story

    Aug 3, 2017 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... music's top songwriters. Her songs have been recorded by artists such as Lorrie Morgan, Jerry Lee Lewis and Crystal Gayle. "Every time we do a show together, it's like the very first time," Sheppard said. "We love what we do, and we let the people ...

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  8. Good Morning, NashvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | POZ

    ... One of the ways in which Burns acted out his fear of disclosure was through charity. He delivered (with Crystal Gayle) a trailer full of water and blankets to Midwest flood victims in 1993. His "We Are the World" -- style recording, "Let's Open Up ...

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  9. Crystal Gayle Uses Her Voice to Increase Awareness of Need for Music in SchoolsRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2017 | MLive.com

    Four decades ago, Crystal Gayle became one of the most popular artists on the radio when her song Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue blew up the charts. The first female artist in country music history to reach platinum sales, Gayle's music would go on to earn her 20 No.

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  10. Crystal Gayle Matinee Concert Added Sunday, 8/6 at Spencer TheaterRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    A special Sunday, August 6 matinee concert featuring Crystal Gayle, the beautiful diva of country music, has been added to the Spencer Theater's schedule. The Sunday, August 6 concert is at 2 p.m. Excellent seats are available for $39-$89.

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  11. Garth Brooks' 10 Best Songs: Critic's PicksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | Billboard

    ... especially among anyone who has lived the lyrics. Believe it or not, however, this song was originally cut by Crystal Gayle as "What He's Doing Now." It's hard to believe, but Capitol Records was just about set to move on to album number two, but ...

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  12. Visit singer Kathy Mattea's 'Living Room' on 7/2 in PhoenixRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | The Arizona Republic

    ... finish No. 18 - were produced by the brilliant Allen Reynolds. His credits include classics by Don Williams, Crystal Gayle and Garth Brooks. Mattea says he's one of the reasons for the rich catalog of hit songs from which she can draw. "When I first ...

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  13. Crystal Gayle Celebrates 40th Anniversary of 'Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Rarely do first takes on a song become the master tracks for an artist, but that's how chart-topping history began for Crystal Gayle's "Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue." Now, four decades later, Gayle's signature hit marks its 40th anniversary since its release on June 24, 1977.

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  14. Flashback: Crystal Gayle's 'Brown Eyes Blue' Goes GlobalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | RollingStone

    Sultry singer's signature tune "Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue" became a worldwide smash 40 years ago this week Crystal Gayle's "Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue" was released in June 1977, 40 years ago this week. Crystal Gayle had her first hit single, "I've Cried ," in 1970, but it would be six years before she topped the country chart with "I'll Get Over You" - and seven years till she released what would become her signature, "Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue."

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  15. Paul Shaffer, Richard Leigh to Present at National Music Council's American Eagle AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The National Music Council has announced Paul Shaffer and Richard Leigh as guest presenters for their 34th annual American Eagle Awards on Thursday, July 13 at the Summer NAMM Show at The Music City Center in Nashville. The National Music Council previously announced their 2017 honorees including GRAMMY winning artist Crystal Gayle, singer, songwriter and poet Patti Smith , and comic, actor, writer, musician and creators' rights activist Harry Shear er .

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  16. Upcoming episodes of "The Big Interview" with Dan Rather...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | KYKX-FM Longview

    ... find future airings and purchase episodes in-full HERE . June 21 at 9am ET- Charlie Daniels June 23 at 9am ET- Crystal Gayle June 25 at 9am ET- Kenny Rogers June 25 at 10 am ET- Dolly Parton Charlie Daniels sits down with Rather for an intimate and ...

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  17. Country Music Legend Charley Pride to Perform at The 2017 Summer NAMM ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... by the National Music Council with support from The NAMM Foundation, the evening event will honor songstress Crystal Gayle, singer, songwriter and poet Patti Smith, and comic, actor, writer, musician and creators' rights activist Harry Shearer. The ...

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  18. How Wheeler Walker Jr. Matured Beyond Dick Jokes on 'Ol' Wheeler'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 | RollingStone

    ... he says, hoisting up Harris' 1980 album Roses in the Snow . "Get it. It's all killer, no filler." Spying a Crystal Gayle record, the Kentucky native recalls growing up around the famously longhaired singer. "Crystal is good friends with my aunt and ...

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  19. Ready For The Times To Get Better video from Lorraine JordanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | The Bluegrass Blog

    Lorraine Jordan has released a new video from her Country Grass series, an alternate track from her recent album of the same name. The song is a bluegrass version of Ready For The Times To Get Better , a country hit for Crystal Gayle back in 1976.

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  20. 10th annual Charity Concert Series lineup announced 37 minutes ago...Read the original story

    May 17, 2017 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... the major motion picture screen and have been recorded by artists such as Lorrie Morgan, Jerry Lee Lewis and Crystal Gayle, according to the news release. Gatlin is best-known for his '80s hits with the Gatlin Brothers, but prior to forming and ...

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