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Billboard
Chris Stapleton's 10 Best SongsWhiskey" The breakout hit from his first album featured the singer breathing a
Billboard / Posted 15 hours ago
Whiskey" The breakout hit from his first album featured the singer breathing a bluesy element into a 1980s hit from George Jones. The song sounded a lot different in Stapleton’s hands, and made waves in Nashville throughout the summer of... Read more
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cmt.com
George Strait: Things I Never Knewlife, for a lot of years,” he said. 5. A song Strait wrote with Jamey Johnson
cmt.com / Posted 2 days ago
life, for a lot of years,” he said. 5. A song Strait wrote with Jamey Johnson — “Kicked Outta Country” — is all about how George Jones, Merle Haggard, Waylon Jennings, Willie Nelson and Johnny Cash did just fine even after radio stopped playing... Read more
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The New Yorker
George Strait’s Long Ridehas performed with Strait ever since. Daily’s grandfather was Pappy Daily, a le
The New Yorker / Posted 3 days ago
has performed with Strait ever since. Daily’s grandfather was Pappy Daily, a legendary country impresario who discovered George Jones, and his father ran an independent label, which issued three Ace in the Hole Band singles in the late... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Beaumont’s ‘Big Bopper’ coined ‘music video’ termmaking “The Big Bopper” a rock ‘n’ roll luminary. He wrote numerous songs, one
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
making “The Big Bopper” a rock ‘n’ roll luminary. He wrote numerous songs, one of which was “White Lightning” that became George Jones’ first top country hit. Another, “Running Bear,” written for Johnny Preston, was not released until after... Read more
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Billboard
Get Buzzed, Go On The Radio: SiriusXM's 'Music Row Happy Hour' Does Drive Time Differentlyparty hats at the start of the weekend. Country stations were prone for years t
Billboard / Posted 3 days ago
party hats at the start of the weekend. Country stations were prone for years to signal the end of the work week by playing George Jones’ “Finally Friday” or Johnny Paycheck’s “Take This Job and Shove It.” The Happy Hour stretches the revelry across... Read more
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cmt.com
How Beatlemania Shaped Jim Lauderdale's London Southernwas a whole different thing,” Lauderdale said over the phone for our CMT.com in
cmt.com / Posted 7 days ago
was a whole different thing,” Lauderdale said over the phone for our CMT.com interview. “As much as traditional country by George Jones, Merle Haggard and bluegrass music has been such a big part of my sound, when I saw the Beatles on Ed Sullivan,... Read more
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Billboard
George Jones' 20 Best SongsNo country artist was as dominant of an artistic and commercial force for a lon
Billboard / Posted 10 days ago
No country artist was as dominant of an artistic and commercial force for a longer period of time than George Jones. You can’t under-estimate his longevity -- or his importance. He made his first records when Eisenhower was President, and was still... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Ever heard of this Grammy Award winner? He's playing a city pubAmericana.Who's influenced you? There are a lot of musical forces that have in
Nottingham Post / Posted 10 days ago
Americana.Who's influenced you? There are a lot of musical forces that have influenced me. Here are a few: Ralph Stanley, George Jones, Van Morrison, The Beatles, Nick Lowe, The Stones, Elvis Costello, Merle Haggard, Otis Reading, Muddy Waters,... Read more
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The News & Observer
Sturgill Simpson dares to rockshow. Whatever country content there was took the form of lyrical never-do-well
The News & Observer / Posted 11 days ago
show. Whatever country content there was took the form of lyrical never-do-well characters as tough as any conjured up by George Jones or Drive-By Truckers - and the fact that it was a show that felt like it should have been happening in a dive... Read more
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cmt.com
All-Star Tribute to John D. Loudermilk Set for Release in Septembersongwriters during the ’50s and ’60s. His compositions were recorded by artists
cmt.com / Posted 13 days ago
songwriters during the ’50s and ’60s. His compositions were recorded by artists ranging from Webb Pierce, Conway Twitty and George Jones to Eddie Cochran, the Allman Brothers Band, Solomon Burke, Nina Simone and Norah Jones. His extensive list of... Read more
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The News & Observer
The pride of Monkey’s Eyebrow is the female voice country radio needs right nowa big issue in country music. For some, a genuine country singer means someone
The News & Observer / Posted 13 days ago
a big issue in country music. For some, a genuine country singer means someone who writes lyrics that stir up memories of George Jones singing about heartache. For others, it’s a hot up-and-comer, perhaps touting Johnny Cash as an influence. Then... Read more
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Philly.com
Waxahatchee returns, shaken to the core on 'Out In The Storm'I miss the people, the warmth. The culture, the food.” Her next record, she th
Philly.com / Posted 13 days ago
I miss the people, the warmth. The culture, the food.” Her next record, she thinks, might reflect the influence of the George Jones, Tammy Wynette, and Loretta Lynn records she has been listening to. She also has been wearing out new albums by... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Music City mourns country legend George JonesNASHVILLE, Tenn. — For a guy who sang so many sad songs, George Jones left behi
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 14 days ago
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — For a guy who sang so many sad songs, George Jones left behind a lot of laughs. There was more humor than sadness at Jones' funeral Thursday at the Grand Ole Opry House as thousands gathered in Nashville — some arriving hours... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
COURTSjudgment in favor of plaintiff. Ditech Financial LLC v. Ethan T. Surgenavic et
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 16 days ago
judgment in favor of plaintiff. Ditech Financial LLC v. Ethan T. Surgenavic et al, foreclosure. Daniel R. Yemma v. George Jones et al, foreclosure. Nationstar Mortgage LLC v. Charles E. Green et al, foreclosure. Daniel R. Yemma v. Robert... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
All you need to know about the region’s biggest, craziest country music traditionthe years that followed, Country Concert became a literal who’s-who of Nashvill
Dayton Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
the years that followed, Country Concert became a literal who’s-who of Nashville royalty like Johnny Cash, Tammy Wynette, George Jones and Loretta Lynn. This year’s headliners include top-sellers like Jake Owen and Justin Moore. According to... Read more
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Billboard
Blake Shelton's 10 Best Songs: Critic's Picksand smiling at the song’s end. Interestingly enough, Shelton was not the origin
Billboard / Posted 18 days ago
and smiling at the song’s end. Interestingly enough, Shelton was not the original artist to record the song -- Hoyt Axton, George Jones and Kenny Rogers all took turns at it, but it was Shelton who made the connection with audiences. 1. Blake... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Houstonians gather to remember Rocky CarrollAnn Richards and Rick Perry, Johnny Cash, Larry Gatlin & the Gatlin Brothers, S
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 19 days ago
Ann Richards and Rick Perry, Johnny Cash, Larry Gatlin & the Gatlin Brothers, Susan Anton, A.J. Foyt, Chuck Norris, George Jones, John Wayne, Clint Eastwood, Reba McEntire, Lee Greenwood, The Judds, Jack Nicholson, Larry Hagman, and Pope... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Country Concert honors late founder with established acts, new talentthe years that followed, Country Concert became a literal who’s-who of Nashvill
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 22 days ago
the years that followed, Country Concert became a literal who’s-who of Nashville royalty like Johnny Cash, Tammy Wynette, George Jones and Loretta Lynn. This year’s headliners include top-sellers like Jake Owen and Justin Moore. According to... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Country Concert honors late founder with established acts, new talentthe years that followed, Country Concert became a literal who’s-who of Nashvill
Dayton Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
the years that followed, Country Concert became a literal who’s-who of Nashville royalty like Johnny Cash, Tammy Wynette, George Jones and Loretta Lynn. This year’s headliners include top-sellers like Jake Owen and Justin Moore. According to... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Local talent showcased Saturdayproduced by Immense Imagery. He’s a soulful songwriter whose compositions reve
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 28 days ago
produced by Immense Imagery. He’s a soulful songwriter whose compositions reveal an eclectic range of influences like George Jones, Elton John, Frank Sinatra, and Prince, all anchored by his nimble baritone. Ben Blakely is a home-grown... Read more
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Times News
18th annual Carbon County Fair is scheduled for Aug. 7-12by The Rehrig Brothers, DJ Chicken Nugget, DJ The Doctor, Ryan Pelton, Georgett
Times News / Posted 30 days ago
by The Rehrig Brothers, DJ Chicken Nugget, DJ The Doctor, Ryan Pelton, Georgette Jones (daughter of Country Legends George Jones and Tammy Wynette), The Belle Tones, The Large Flower Heads, One Night Stand, Cramer Brothers and an “Outrageous... Read more
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Louth Leader
Louth Athletics Club turn on the style at Wolds DashFinley Koslow (U15 boys 18.23). Fourth places: Adele Mills (U11 girls 10.28),
Louth Leader / Posted 30 days ago
Finley Koslow (U15 boys 18.23). Fourth places: Adele Mills (U11 girls 10.28), Kandi Austin (U13 girls 17.24), Lucas George-Jones (U15 boys 18.49 mins). Fifth places: Bethany Arden (U13 girls 17.27), Chris Taylor (Senior men 50.44), Ruth... Read more
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cmt.com
Nine New Albums Arriving This Summerand Daryle Singletary, American Grandstand (July 7): The 12-song collection off
cmt.com / Posted 1 months ago
and Daryle Singletary, American Grandstand (July 7): The 12-song collection offers their take on classic duets sung by George Jones and Tammy Wynette, Conway Twitty and Loretta Lynn, and Merle Haggard and Bonnie Owens. Sara Evans, Words (July... Read more

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