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  1. Ticket Giveaway: Bob Wills tribute tonight at NY Society For Ethical CultureRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Free Williamsburg

    ... cameos by country royalty including Merle Haggard, Willie Nelson, Old Crow Medicine Show, Avett Brothers, and George Strait. We're giving away 2 pairs of tickets to tonight's show . Tell us you want to go in comments below or like this post on ...

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  2. George Strait mourns lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Fox News

    George Strait has released a statement following the death of beloved songwriter Kent Finlay, his friend and former boss. The 77-year-old owner of Cheatham Street Warehouse in San Marcos, Texas died on Monday.

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  3. A roping good time at Hope gala on March 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... Andreani . Live music by the Hazard County Band, playing songs from such bands as Eli Young, Gary Allan, George Strait, Eric Clapton and the Eagles, will get people on the dance floor for a boot-scootin' good time. Arrive early to allow time to ...

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  4. Alan Jackson remembers the good times at Nokia TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Los Angeles Times

    ... singers such as Mark Chesnutt and Clint Black. Today many of his former peers have retired from the road, as George Strait did last year, or ventured outside the country mainstream, as Garth Brooks did in November with his pointedly titled comeback ...

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  5. Zedd, Selena Gomez Launch in Hot Dance/Electronic Songs...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Billboard

    ... scores her milestone 44th No. 1 on Dance Club Songs with "Living for Love." With the coronation, she ties George Strait for the most leaders on any single Billboard chart. (Strait has gone straight to the top of Hot Country Songs with 44 titles.) ...

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  6. Games - Single - Luke BryanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Watersblogged

    ... on for country music, picking up his influences from his parents' record collection, listening to the likes of George Strait, Conway Twitty, Ronnie Milsap, Alan Jackson, and Merle Haggard....

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  7. Spring Breakdown - Single - Luke BryanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Watersblogged

    ... on for country music, picking up his influences from his parents' record collection, listening to the likes of George Strait, Conway Twitty, Ronnie Milsap, Alan Jackson, and Merle Haggard....

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  8. Aaron Watson Debuts at No. 1 With 'The Underdog'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | KUAD-FM Windsor

    ... as a "proud country traditionalist" by the New York Times , Watson has been compared to country greats like George Strait and Chris LeDoux. Rarely caught without his Stetson hat, the independent artist knows that perseverance and patience are ...

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  9. Editorial: Hubbard still looking to the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | El Paso Times

    ... Gary Bongiovanni. Over the decades, Hubbard was able to lure the biggest acts in the business, from KISS to George Strait, to a small college town on the southern border. Strait so much enjoyed performing here over the years that he came back 16 ...

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  10. Hunter Hayes, Scotty McCreery keep 2015 Strawberry Festival family-friendlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... Festival has booked just about every country act you can name, from legends like Johnny Cash, Garth Brooks and George Strait to rowdy young bucks like Luke Bryan, Brantley Gilbert and Jason Aldean. But no matter whom they book, organizers always ...

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  11. Bobby Emmons, Country Studio Musician & Songwriter, Dead at 72Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Billboard

    County musician and songwriter Bobby Emmons, who wrote hits for Waylon Jennings and George Strait and played on more than 100 chart hits as a session musician, has died. Emmons passed away Monday in a Nashville hospital, while being treated for an undisclosed illness, the Memphis Commercial Appeal reports.

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  12. Ask Billboard: It's 2015 ... and Madonna & Paul McCartney Are in the Top 40Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Billboard

    ... Billboard chart history this week: it tops Dance Club Songs, becoming her 44th No. 1 on the ranking . She ties George Strait for the most No. 1s on any singular chart, as Strait has saddled up atop Hot Country Songs with 44 titles between 1982 and ...

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  13. Barbacoa and Big Red festival coming to South TexasRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... and stuff it right up Ben and Jerry's nose, in Texas it's Blue Bell or nothing. Photo: Blue Bell Creamery George Strait: We only really need two musicians in Texas, and George is one of them. Photo: Cooper Neill, Getty Images For George Strait ...

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  14. Editorial: Hubbard still looking to the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Deming Headlight

    ... up with Barbara." Over the decades, Hubbard was able to lure the biggest acts in the business, from KISS to George Strait, to a small college town on the southern border. Strait so much enjoyed performing here over the years that he came back 16 ...

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  15. Dan + who? 'They're hot.'Read the original story

    Saturday Feb 21 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... performed last weekend). Up in the stands, Rosie Hermes didn't know Dan from Shay, either. "If you wanna talk George Strait, I'll talk George Strait," said Hermes. But Watts + Hermes aren't exactly Dan + Shay's crowd. It's the kids holding their ...

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  16. Madeon Makes His Mark on Hot Dance/Electronic Songs ChartRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Billboard

    ... by scoring her 44th No. 1 on the Dance Club Songs chart dated March 7 with "Living for Love," tying her with George Strait for the most leaders on a single Billboard chart . (Strait has logged 44 No. 1s on Hot Country Songs.) Madonna marches 13-9 on ...

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  17. Kenny Chesneya s Dream Girl Is Grace PotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | CMT.com

    ... the most iconic movie roles played by country stars. We're talking Kris Kristofferson , McGraw, Dolly Parton , George Strait and Dwight Yoakam . Can you guess what they are? Later, Hot 20 hits the road with Randy Houser , who's out on tour with his ...

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  18. Whitehouse musician readies for Tyler gigRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... City music publisher." The gig led to Fears collaborating with songwriters Blake Mevis, a co-writer of the George Strait hit "Fool Hearted Memory," and Lee Miller, a three-time Grammy nominee whose writing credits include Trace Adkins' "You're Gonna ...

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  19. Madonna Notches Historic 44th No. 1 on Dance Club Songs ChartRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Billboard

    The Queen of Pop reigns again with 'Living for Love,' tying with George Strait, the King of Country, for the most leaders on a single Billboard chart. Madonna makes Billboard chart history, as she earns her 44th No.

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  20. Jim Lauderdale's unbroken heartRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    ... a long-term presence on any record label. His "thing" is his ability to write hit songs for folks such as George Strait, the Dixie Chicks, George Jones, and Patty Loveless, but his inability to establish himself as a major mainstream country artist. ...

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