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  1. 15 celebrities you didn't know were raised on farmsRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 25 |

    This one doesn't come as a big surprise, but George Strait 's father owned a 2,000-acre ranch in Big Wells. According to CMT , the whole family would work on the ranch during summers and on the weekends.


  2. Nash Next Challenge Top 10 Finalists SpotlightRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Country Weekly

    ... musical backgrounds. No one is the same. I dig the '90s rock stuff. Kent grew up with Garth Brooks and George Strait on the radio. Lauren is classically trained in violin performance. Everyone brings something to the table. Kyle What was the first ...


  3. This week in country music: 1995Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 | KFVS12

    ... back in 1958. Alan Jackson re-cut it and took it up the charts again 37 years later. And in the top spot was George Strait with "Check Yes or No." The song spent a month in the Number 1 position and Billboard later ranked it the Top Country Song of ...


  4. Tapatio Springs Hill Country Resort and Sap has a new lookRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 21 |

    ... for guests, while nearby fire pits attract people who prefer socializing outdoors. Don't miss the display of George Strait's records -he is part owner of the resort. Located amid rolling hills and limestone cliffs of central Texas, the 111 rooms of ...


  5. I Love Kellie Pickler: Meet DaylanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 18 |

    ... song: Y "I'm carrying your love with me, West Virginia down to Tennessee" Y ("Carrying Your Love With Me" by George Strait) For more Daylan, follow him on Twitter and Instagram and like him on Facebook . Don't miss new episodes of I Love Kellie ...


  6. Rascal Flatts Extend Las Vegas ResidencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 17 | RollingStone

    ... by Gary Allan on December 11th and 12th. Once Rascal Flatts finishes this residency, Las Vegas will welcome George Strait's limited-run "Strait to Vegas" to the new Las Vegas Arena on April 22nd. At this point, Strait only has eight shows scheduled ...


  7. B.J. Thomas to perform at The Grand Theatre New Year'saRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 17 | Daily Tribune News

    ... 12 of his most renowned songs. "Working with famed veteran country music producer Kyle Lehning (Randy Travis, George Strait, Willie Nelson) at Sound Stage Studio in Nashville and backed by a host of Music City's finest sessions musicians, Thomas ...


  8. Dixie Chicks and Rascal Flatts to return to Vegas next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 16 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    What a great time to be a country music fan in Las Vegas. As if seeing Sam Hunt just before the holidays and George Strait after the first of the year weren't enough to get everybody excited, two other prominent acts just announced plans to head to Vegas next year.


  9. Watch Chris Stapleton Transform "You Are My Sunshine" into a Swamp BluesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 16 | Guitar Player

    ... tic, in Atlanta, when Stapleton was known as a songwriter for artists that include Vince Gill, Peter Frampton, George Strait and Darius Rucker.


  10. Dixie Chicks: Reunited and ready to roll at Las Vegas Arena in '16Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 16 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... card are given early access Wednesday at The Dixie Chicks are the second country act (George Strait being the first) announced to play L.V. Arena. It is also the second tour produced by Live Nation, which is seeking to expand ...


  11. David Feherty auctions last CBS jacket with George Strait for wounded solidersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 |

    David Feherty auctions his last CBS jacket with George Strait during an auction at Tapatio Springs Resort in Boerne, Texas in Nov. 2015. David Feherty didn't say much about leaving CBS network after providing his spirited commentary for almost 20 years at a recent Texas appearance with George Strait .


  12. George Strait Songs Help Vanderbilt Basketball Player Learn EnglishRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 12 | Country Weekly

    We all know that George Strait is a global superstar with a following all over the world. But apparently, George is also somewhat of an international language instructor, at least for Vanderbilt University basketball player Djery Baptiste.


  13. College Basketball Player Learns English By Constantly Listening To George Strait SongsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 12 | The Daily Caller

    Vanderbilt basketball freshman Djery Baptiste learned to speak English in a very interesting and patriotic way: constantly listening to the songs of country star George Strait. Baptiste, who came to America from Haiti at the age of 15 not knowing a word of English, told the following to USA Today : "I was in America and didn't know how to say anything in the language, but I thought I could learn it through music.


  14. Scotty McCreery Chooses His Top 5 Country Ballads of All...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 12 | Billboard

    ... that movie in somebody's mind. I just love it, the imagery of them dancing [in the video]." 4. "The Chair," George Strait "I was just listening to that the other day on the bus with the guys. It's just so well-written. I've heard that George and ...


  15. Bayou Country Superfest 2016: Luke Bryan, Jason Aldean, Dierks Bentley, Eric Church to headlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 10 |

    ... May 27, May 28 and May 29. The three-day schedule will follow the same pattern as 2014 event, which featured George Strait and Reba opening on a Friday night. The event is co-produced by Festival Productions Inc., which is also responsible for ...


  16. 15 joyful holiday albums for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 10 | The Plain Dealer

    ... franchise getting involved. This country themed holiday album features holiday classics from Reba McEntire, George Strait, Johnny Cash and others. Cleveland-native Jim Brickman is a holiday mainstay. His latest Christmas album features everything ...


  17. Exclusive interview with King of Country Music George Strait at rare concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 7 |

    "I am very proud of the folks, the good friends and talented group of musicians, that I am sharing the stage with tonight," Country Music legend George Strait said before he gave a very rare and intimate performance in front of less than 500 people Saturday night in Boerne, Texas. "We are all here to raise money for the Wounded Warriors through David Feherty 's Troops First Foundation that gives quality help to our brave American wounded soldiers from the Middle East."


  18. Has Chris Stapleton Cracked the Country Code?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 5 | New Yorker

    ... he has written or co-written six No. 1 hits for other singers, including Kenny Chesney, Darius Rucker, and George Strait-as well as more than a hundred other songs for artists including Luke Bryan, Dierks Bentley, and Brad Paisley, who was one of ...


  19. Country Music Awards 2015: Chris Stapleton, Little Big Town Win BigRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 5 | News Max

    The Country Music Awards 2015 Wednesday night were dominated by lesser known names like Little Big town, with their massive hit "Girl Crush," and Chris Stapleton, who has written songs for most of Nashville, The Associated Press reported. Stapleton, who has written for Luke Bryan, Kenny Chesney, George Strait, and others, was Wednesday night's big winner with three awards - male vocalist, new artist, and album of the year for "Traveller."


  20. Who Is Chris Stapleton: 5 Things You Need to Know About the CMA KingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 5 | RollingStone

    Chris Stapleton swept the CMA Awards last night, winning more trophies than any other act while stealing the show with a pair of country-soul duets alongside Justin Timberlake . Already a household name in Nashville's songwriting community, where he's been penning tunes for A-listers like George Strait, Luke Bryan and Adele since 2001, the newly-turned solo artist is still something of a mystery to the general public, leading to plenty of "Who is Chris Stapleton?" queries on social media today.