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  1. State Leaders Name Country Legend George Strait 2018 Texan of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | Dallas Observer

    It seems unthinkable that the "King of Country" has yet to be named Texan of the Year, but the Texas Legislative Conference announced this week that it will fix the problem in March at its annual forum in New Braunfels. The nonpartisan collection of Texas business and political leaders chose country musician George Strait as the recipient of its 2018 Texan of the Year award.

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  2. Music Industry: Inside Music Analytics: Chris Stapleton Has More in...Read the original story

    Dec 8, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... "Tennessee Whiskey" was written by Dean Dillon, a former recording artist who penned dozens of songs for George Strait, and Linda Hargrove, a '70s recording artist. David Allan Coe was the first to record the song in 1981. Two years later, ...

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  3. NFR brings country acts Cole Swindel, Dustin Lynch to Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... Awards and the National Finals Rodeo, which lures in dozens of acts and residencies from superstars such as George Strait, Reba McEntire and Brooks & Dunn. "Vegas has almost turned into the Nashville of the West Coast," notes Silver, who will ...

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  4. Westwood One To Offer Year-End SpecialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | AllAccess.com

    * The top 70 songs of 2017 will be presented by "COUNTRY COUNTDOWN USA WITH LON HELTON," with songs #70-#36 to air the weekend of SATURDAY, DECEMBER 23rd and songs #35-#1 to air the weekend of SATURDAY, DECEMBER 30th. * "COUNTRY GOLD WITH TERRI CLARK" will showcase CHRISTMAS music the weekend of SATURDAY, DECEMBER 23rd with special guests, DOLLY PARTON, GEORGE STRAIT, MARTINA MCBRIDE, and many more.

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  5. Inside Music Analytics: Chris Stapleton Has More In Common With Etta...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | Hypebot

    ... "Tennessee Whiskey" was written by Dean Dillon, a former recording artist who penned dozens of songs for George Strait, and Linda Hargrove, a '70s recording artist. David Allan Coe was the first to record the song in 1981. Two years later, ...

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  6. Jo-El Sonnier reveals challenge in children's bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | Daily World

    ... session. The song opened the door to a lifetime on stage. He eventually shared the spotlight with Johnny Cash, George Strait and other stars. "The Little Boy Under the Wagon," a children's book about Cajun and country music Jo-El Sonnier, is written ...

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  7. George Strait Named 2018 a oeTexan of the YearaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | WOKK-FM Meridian

    George Strait is receiving a significant honor from his home state of Texas. The country superstar has been named the 2018 Texan of the Year by the Texas Legislative Conference.

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  8. Feature: What Makes Luke Bryan Country?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | The New York Times

    ... from the crowd. He jogs down the catwalk, grabbing hands and beaming. Onstage, he is more Freddie Mercury than George Strait - he leaps into the air and growls sensually and is known for his unique brand of hip-shaking, which seems both earnest and ...

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  9. George Strait puts adobe-style San Antonio mansion up for saleRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2017 | Ennisdailynews.com

    Calling all country music fans. Here's your chance to live like a country legend. The "King of Country" George Strait has listed his 8,000 square-foot, adobe-style estate in San Antonio and based on the photos there's no shortage of space or luxury ...

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  10. Apache County boy jams out to George Strait's songsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2017 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    APACHE COUNTY, AZ - This following video is going to make you say "aww!" A video showing an Arizona boy jamming to country singer George Strait's greatest hits has gone viral, all thanks to his father. Apache County resident Uwe Curley posted the Facebook video of his son Jackson's full performance from his backyard.

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  11. Vegas Strong Benefit ConcertRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Entertainers from Las Vegas and across the country gathered at T-Mobile arena for a night of entertainment to benefit the victims of the October 1 shooting. The full lineup included Jason Aldean, Blue Man Group, Kurt Busch, Boyz II Men, Carrot Top, Cirque du Soleil, David Copperfield, Celine Dion, Bryce Harper, Imagine Dragons, Elton John, The Killers, Las Vegas Golden Knights, Jay Leno, Wayne Newton, Penn & Teller and George Strait.

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  12. George Strait Named a oeTexan of the YearaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2017 | 102.9 The New W4 Country

    ... W. Bush, George H.W. Bush, T Boone Pickens, Ray Benson, David Robinson and more. "No one has done more than George Strait to raise awareness and funds for the Hurricane Harvey relief efforts," said conference chair Doug Miller. "He put his ...

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  13. Interscope Kicks Nashville Division Into Gear With First Country SingleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | Billboard

    While shoppers were battling crowds at department stores on Black Friday, Interscope waded into the crowded country field with the online release of Dylan Schneider 's "No Problem," the first single the label has issued in the genre since establishing a Nashville office in 2016. With its tingling rhythms, programmed elements and haunting counter-vocals, Schneider's launch leans closer to such pop-influenced, crossover acts as Sam Hunt or Florida Georgia Line than traditional voices like George Strait or William Michael Morgan , and that's a path that fits a label associated with such acts as Eminem , Selena Gomez and Gwen Stefani .

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  14. Country singer Milsap coming to BakersfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2017 | TurnTo23.com

    ... Now", and "Stranger in My House". He is credited with six Grammy Awards and forty No. 1 country hits, third to George Strait and Conway Twitty. In 2014 Ronnie Milsap was selected for induction into the Country Music Hall of Fame and now is your ...

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  15. How Dolly Partona s a Jolenea inspired country singer-songwriter Cama s latest singleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2017 | Pasadena Star-News

    ... it's such a historic little club and a hip place to be," she said. "I've been out, you know, opening for George Strait in Vegas and you get to play all of these bigger venues, but it's nice to go back and do these smaller shows where you can ...

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  16. Country singer George Strait puts his 8,000 square-foot San Antonio mansion up for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2017 | Star-Telegram.com

    Located in the posh community of The Dominion, the estate sits on a secluded 12.2 acres and features a main house with three spacious bedrooms and 4 1/2 baths, plus a one bedroom casita . The custom-built residence also boasts 14 hand sculpted fireplaces, a basketball court, a workout room with sauna and an infinity pool with breathtaking views of downtown San Antonio.

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  17. Spotlight: Easton Corbin at Upstate Concert Hall,Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    In a review of Easton Corbin's 2012 album "All Over the Road," a Washington Post writer liked having young, mainstream-minded baritones like Corbin on the rise because "George Strait can't keep cranking out hits forever, right? ... It's good to have next-generation neo-traditionalists like the molasses-voiced Easton Corbin around to put their stamp on honky-tonk's timeless shuffle beat." The writer praised Corbin as "a ripened stylist with a laid-back delivery and a keen ear for a clever hook and lyric."

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  18. The 20 Best Deep Cuts by 21st Century Country StarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2017 | Billboard

    ... makes you want to roll down the windows and jam by the end. -- TAYLOR WEATHERBY Much of the later catalog of George Strait included many radio-ready songs to try to keep his hit streak at radio alive -- after all, that is the name of the game. But, ...

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  19. George Strait's Majestic Texas Estate Is For SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | Southern Accents

    If you're in the market for a spectacular San Antonio estate, George Strait may have listed the home of your dreams. King George put up his otherworldly home last week, created out of imported adobe and sitting on 12.2 quiet acres.

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  20. First Conway Twitty Album in 26 Years Released Aptly Titled TimelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | MLive.com

    ... one of America's most-loved performers of all-time with 55 No. 1 one hits to his credit (second only to George Strait ) created a musical legacy that continues to endure and thrive almost a quarter-century after his passing in 1993. Country Rewind ...

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