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  1. Jennifer Nettles & Mardi Gras parades: What's HappeningRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... p.m. and tickets start at $9.99. Listen to the country music stylings of lead vocalist for international super duo Sugarland, Jennifer Nettles, on Friday at 8:00 p.m. at the IP Casino Resort & Spa, Studio A. Tickets start at $65. From jazz-oriented ...

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  2. Sugarland's Kristian Bush Premieres 'Sing Along' Lyric Video, Talks 'Accidentally' Writing a MusicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Billboard

    ... a great problem to have -- when demand outpaces your timing." Between working on his second solo album since Sugarland took a break, Bush has also been quite busy with the success of the musical Troubadour . The play wrapped up its opening run last ...

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  3. Kristian Bush Talks 'Troubadour' Musical, New Album and Impact of U2Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | RollingStone

    "Melody is such a lost part of music," says the Sugarland maestro, who seamlessly blends indie rock with country music in his solo career With unframed posters of U2 and Paul Simon's Graceland on the wall, old copies of Rolling Stone on a side table and a guitar perched in the corner, Kristian Bush's office on the second floor of his new Nashville record label, Broken Bow Records, is evocative of one belonging to a high-school student circa 1988. Despite the fact that he's been releasing music for decades – with the duo Billy Pilgrim, as one half of Sugarland and as a solo artist – Bush still talks like a teenager queuing up cassettes on his Sony boom box.

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  4. Singer Lauren Alaina Secretly Battled Bulimia for Six YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Self.com

    ... She released a debut album and started touring nonstop with country stars like Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan, and Sugarland. At the same time, she did everything she could to hide her eating disorder from those around her, including her mom, who toured ...

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  5. Rita Wilson and hit songwriters to perform in Costa MesaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | The Orange County Register

    ... league," said Wilson. Taking chances is what drives her though, Wilson said, and in 2011, she opened for the band Sugarland with a set of cover songs at the Conseco Fieldhouse (now Bankers Life Fieldhouse) in Indianapolis. A few months later, she ...

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  6. Inside Kristian Bush's New Country Musical 'Troubadour'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | RollingStone

    Kristian Bush has raised the curtain on a new country musical. Troubadour , created and composed by the Sugarland singer-songwriter with playwright Janece Shaffer, is currently playing at Atlanta's Alliance Theatre.

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  7. Nashville, By Way Of Atlanta: 'Troubadour' Brings Country To The Theater StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | The Daily Millbury

    Kristian Bush is one of the most successful artists in country music, both as a songwriter and part of the duo Sugarland. But his latest venture, Troubadour, is a musical - about country music in the 1950s, and a relationship between a star and his son.

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  8. Why It's Time for Country Stars to Speak Up About TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 24 | RollingStone

    " Won't you stand up and use your voice ?" implored Sugarland in "Stand Up," a 2010 anthem about finding strength when " your hope has turned to dust ."  But few country artists seem to heed that call today – at a time when it matters most.

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  9. Country Singer Films Music Video in Santa BarbaraRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 21 | Edhat

    ... latest single "Hey Heartbreak." Nettles, who is best known as the lead vocalist of the Atlanta-based country duo Sugarland , released her album "Playing With Fire" on May 13, 2016, which the single is featured on. The album is her second solo ...

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  10. What a difference eight years makes: A tale of two inauguration concertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Daily Kos

    ... But where Obama had Jennifer Nettles, who was at the time regularly at the top of the country charts with her band Sugarland and had also topped country charts with a Jon Bon Jovi duet, and Garth Brooks, the best-selling solo album artist in U.S. ...

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  11. Whata s New? Kristian Bush Talks New Musical, a oeTroubadour,a New...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | 102.9 The New W4 Country

    What's New? Kristian Bush Talks New Musical, "Troubadour," New Single, "Sing Along," and Producing Lindsay Ell's New Album In addition to scoring the new musical, Troubadour , a romantic comedy set in Nashville in the 1950s that opens in Atlanta's Alliance Theatre on Jan. 18, the former Sugarland patriarch is releasing a new single, "Sing Along," on January 23. The tune is the debut single from Kristian's upcoming new album, which he hopes to release this summer. On top of all that, Kristian is currently producing Lindsay Ell's debut album, which is slated to drop this year.

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    Jan 16, 2017 | WKHX-FM Atlanta

    What's New? Kristian Bush Talks New Musical, "Troubadour," New Single, "Sing Along," and Producing Lindsay Ell's New Album In addition to scoring the new musical, Troubadour , a romantic comedy set in Nashville in the 1950s that opens in Atlanta's Alliance Theatre on Jan. 18, the former Sugarland patriarch is releasing a new single, "Sing Along," on January 23. The tune is the debut single from Kristian's upcoming new album, which he hopes to release this summer. On top of all that, Kristian is currently producing Lindsay Ell's debut album, which is slated to drop this year.

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  13. Ex-Eagles member Don Henley performs at Sugar Land's SmartRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    Don Henley performs the first music show at the new Smart Financial Centre in Sugarland Sunday Jan. 15, 2017. Don Henley performs the first music show at the new Smart Financial Centre in Sugarland Sunday Jan. 15, 2017.

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  14. Here's the Musical All Fans of Country Music Need to SeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | Southern Accents

    What do you get when a talented playwright and an equally talented country songwriter join forces? You get Troubador, the romantic country musical written by Janece Shaffer with original songs by Sugarland's Kristian Bush. The idea for Troubadour began on a family vacation.

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  15. Migos - "Call Casting" VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2017 | Stereogum

    ... lso get drone shots of giraffes and zebras and byzantine traffic jams. It's really beautiful. Also, Offset wears a Sugarland shirt, which all my pop-country heads will appreciate. Watch it below.

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  16. Shaffer Band to play at Summit ChurchRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2016 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... southern gospel and pop music. They have released six albums and shared the stage with such national acts as Sugarland, Jason Crabb, 4Him and others. Summit usually hosts Shaffer Band as a New Year's Eve concert, but, because of the way the dates ...

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  17. Indiana Slow to Address Expired Rules Drafted after Stage CollapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | Insurance Journal West

    ... toppled stage rigging and sent the roof of the stage onto fans awaiting the start of a concert by the country duo Sugarland at the fairgrounds in Indianapolis on Aug. 13, 2011. Following those deaths, the Washington, D.C.-based public safety and ...

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  18. Rules drafted after Indiana stage collapse expired year agoRead the original story

    Dec 28, 2016 | The Republic

    ... toppled stage rigging and sent the roof of the stage onto fans awaiting the start of a concert by the country duo Sugarland at the fairgrounds in Indianapolis on Aug. 13, 2011. Following those deaths, the Washington, D.C.-based public safety and ...

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  19. Quick Spins: More Christmas albums from Frankie Valli, Jennifer NettlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | Kenosha News

    ... Baby," and "Blue Christmas" gets turned into a lovely piano ballad. Very nicely done. Fans of Jennifer Nettles and Sugarland will find great enjoyment in her first Christmas release. The big-voiced singer hits all the right notes, blending her ...

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  20. Jennifer Nettles Talks Dolly Parton, TV Hit 'Christmas of Many Colors'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | RollingStone

    ... recently released a Christmas album and helped soundtrack country radio in the early 2000s with Kristian Bush in Sugarland, the role was a chance to spread her wings. "That was a fun part for me," Nettles tells Rolling Stone Country . "I grew up ...

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