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  1. Folk star to perform in anniversary showRead the original story

    Monday | Henley Standard

    ... in country music, including Shania Twain, Bryan Adams and Etta James. She landed her first number one with George Strait's version of her Chill of an Early Fall , and received her first Grammy award nomination for Martina McBride's recording of ...

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  2. Lovebug by George StraitRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    Well I was rulin' the roost had all the chicks to myself And suddenly it happened that funny little feelin' I felt Well I tried to outrun it but it finally caught up with me Tell me how can I run from somethin' that I can't see Oh that a little bitty teeny weeny thing THEY called the love bug Nobody's ever seen it but it's got the whole world shook up It all started with a little bitty kiss and a hug It's a little bitty teeny weeny thing they called the love bug Well I always thought that I had me a pretty good style But I lost that race by a good old country mile Well I was walkin' around with my head held way up high And it fooled me hit me really took me by surprise Oh that a little bitty teeny weeny thing... Oh that a little bitty teeny weeny thing... Well it's a little bitty teeny weeny thing they called the love bug

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  3. Country star George Canyon achieves casual cool on I Got ThisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Canada.com

    ... full-length, is a wonderful, measured and casually cool album of mature country music. At times, it recalls George Strait in its clean, classic simplicity, and it's very much the sound of someone who's comfortable with where he's at and who he is - ...

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  4. Hillary Clinton, a champion only for herselfRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Hillary Clinton , a champion only for herself. If anybody believes former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is a champion for the general public, remember the words of the George Strait song, 'I've Got Some Ocean Front Property in Arizona.'

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  5. Flashback: See George Strait's Spirited First Hit 'Unwound'Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | RollingStone

    As 1981 was getting underway, Texas-born singer George Strait was facing rejection in Nashville after powerhouse label MCA Records turned him down, hearing little more in the performer than a penchant for decidedly non-commercial Western swing at a time when slick, Urban Cowboy -inspired country-pop was all the rage. Strait's second shot worked, however, thanks in part to Erv Woolsey - who would eventually become the singer's longtime manager.

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  6. MusicFest ready for Prine timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Courtenay Comox Valley Record

    ... He has been compared to the likes of Bob Dylan and his songs have been covered by Bonnie Raitt, Johnny Cash, George Strait, and others. "As a singer/songwriter, he's about as good as it gets," said MusicFest artistic director and executive producer ...

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  7. George Strait Recorded His First Hit 35 Years Today [VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | KUAD-FM Windsor

    George Strait is the king of country and you will not find much argument about it. He has been pumping out hits for 35 years and still is today.

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  8. ACM Awards Nominations: The Biggest Snubs And SurprisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Billboard

    ... next wave of veteran performers. Despite a year that included No. 1 albums from acts such as Alan Jackson , George Strait , and Reba McEntire , there are only four nominees this year who enjoyed any chart success pre-2000. Three of those artists -- ...

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  9. U92 FM 92.7Read the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | KNPT-AM Newport

    ... that appeals to both modern and traditional country fans with releases from Garth Brooks, Trisha Yearwood, George Strait, Alabama, Alan Jackson, Vince Gill, Reba McEntire, Clint Black and more. Also listen for Rodeo Reports each day, buck-by-buck ...

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  10. Garth and Trisha just performed the Best Concert EVERRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | WMZQ-FM Rockville

    I've seen a few shows in my day, tongue in cheek. As a Country dj, I 've pretty much had the opportunity to see everyone who's ever even driven through Nashville and I'm hear to tell you short of George Strait and Bruce Springsteen which are two different types of experiences, I have NEVER is my life see what I witnessed from Garth Brooks.

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  11. Garth Brooks just performed the Best Concert EVERRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | WPOC-FM Baltimore

    I've seen a few shows in my day, tongue in cheek. As a Country dj, I 've pretty much had the opportunity to see everyone who's ever even driven through Nashville and I'm hear to tell you short of George Strait and Bruce Springsteen which are two different types of experiences, I have NEVER is my life see what I witnessed from Garth Brooks.

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  12. What to look for (and how to fit in) at a country music concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... concerts. As you might expect, a good chunk of those have been country shows - Garth Brooks, Tim McGraw, George Strait, Reba McEntire, Dolly Parton, Brad Paisley, Kenny Chesney, Luke Bryan, Jason Aldean, Miranda Lambert, Shania Twain, the Zac Brown ...

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  13. Hear Cyndi Lauper's Rockabilly Take on 'Heartaches by the Number'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | RollingStone

    ... She applied that approach across the board while recording Detour , which paired her with producer Tony Brown (George Strait, Reba McEntire) and legendary Sire Records founder Seymour Stein. The collection includes Lauper's interpretations of early ...

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  14. Gretchen Peters at Durham Gala TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Northern Echo

    ... for artists as diverse as Etta James, Bonnie Raitt, Bryan Adams and Faith Hill. She landed her first No 1 with George Strait's rendition of her Chill Of An Early Fall, and her first Grammy Nomination and CMA Song of the Year win with Martina ...

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  15. U92 FM 92.7Read the original story

    Monday Jan 25 | KNPT-AM Newport

    ... that appeals to both modern and traditional country fans with releases from Garth Brooks, Trisha Yearwood, George Strait, Alabama, Alan Jackson, Vince Gill, Reba McEntire, Clint Black and more. Also listen for Rodeo Reports each day, buck-by-buck ...

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  16. Brothers Osborne, Jon Pardi Offer Hope For Pop-Country HatersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Houston Press

    ... meet-and-greet with Pardi who was genuinely friendly and accessible when talking about how Alan Jackson and George Strait were two of his heroes, and how "Troubadour" was hands down his favorite country song. Pardi has enjoyed success from his debut ...

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  17. Garth Brooks Tickets Ottawa: Tickets For Garth at the Canadian Tire...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Digital Pro Sound

    ... country music artist in history. This is saying quite a bit given a genre that was formed by greats such as George Strait and Conway Twitty in the latter half of the 20th century. But Brooks had the bold initiative to move the proverbial marker of ...

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  18. Randy Rogers on His Band's New Album, Getting Inked and the Best Advice Willie Nelson Ever Gave ThemRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Billboard

    ... up in Texas playing the Opry circuit and wearing Brush Poppers, starched jeans, and a black hat while singing George Strait songs around my little hometown. That was the music that I grew up on," says Rogers. "I later discovered Merle Haggard and ...

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  19. A star fades gracefullyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | World Magazine

    ... put her hand in mine and we danced. She steadied with her cane and I softly moved her across the room singing George Strait's 'You Look So Good in Love' in her ear. In the middle of the song though, as I was being careful not to step on her toes-she ...

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  20. Cyndi Lauper, Kelsea Ballerini Team For Skyville LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | RollingStone

    ... who (among countless other credits) played piano for Elvis Presley and produced dozens of hits for Reba and George Strait. Lauper's musically diverse career, she notes, is a direct reflection of her New York upbringing. "I heard someone say that ...

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