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  1. 'American Idol 10' - Triumph in the face of adversityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2011 | The Post-Standard

    ... "Flat on the Floor," and while she had a few hoarse moments, her voice held and she nailed it. For round two, George Strait picked "Check Yes or No" for Scotty and Carrie Underwood chose "Maybe it was Memphis" for Lauren. While Scotty's song was a ...

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  2. The Country Music Industry in 2014: Garth's Return,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Billboard

    With country music at a peak in popularity, the comings and goings in the format seemed more crucial than ever. And there were plenty -- Garth Brooks came back, George Strait decided it was time to go, two guys from a different era came out, and a few stars chose to go out.

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  3. Hear Old Crow Medicine Show's Rollicking Bob Wills TributeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | RollingStone

    On March 3rd, Asleep at the Wheel will release their third tribute to Bob Wills , the revered "King of Western Swing." But they aren't going it alone: The big band and its leader Ray Benson recruited a crop of guest stars, from veterans Willie Nelson and George Strait to contemporary Americana acts the Avett Brothers and Old Crow Medicine Show to cover Wills classics.

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  4. Team Blake's Craig Wayne Boyd Wins 'The Voice'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | K99FM

    ... is a country singer. Over the course of the competition he performed a number of country covers including George Strait 's "You Look So Good In Love," Johnny Cash 's "I Walk The Line," and Merle Haggard 's "Workin' Man Blues." The Texas-born ...

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  5. Luke Bryan The Top Country Touring Artist Of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | WMUS-FM Muskegon

    ... "That's My Kind of Night" run is the highest ranked country trek on the Billboard Boxscore Top 25 Tours list. George Strait and Jason Aldean are in the top 20 as well. Strait's "Cowboy Rides Away" final tour made more than $58 million, putting him ...

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  6. Nashville NotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | WKHX-FM Atlanta

    ... in nearly $62 million to finish as the highest-grossing country trek of the year, according to Billboard . George Strait is second with more than $58 million coming in this year on the road, and Jason Aldean finishes third with more than $53 million ...

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  7. A teenage Taylor Swift left her flip-flops a " and a big impression at the Brandina IronRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | San Bernardino County Sun

    ... other rising Nashville stars, including Jason Aldean, Kenny Chesney and Lee Brice, as well as superstars like George Strait, Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard and Dolly Parton. “We look forward to another great year,” Bill ...

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  8. Maddie & Tae Top Country Airplay Chart...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | CMT.com

    ... 's Old Boots, New Dirt , Darius Rucker 's Home for the Holidays , Florida Georgia Line 's Anything Goes and George Strait 's The Cowboy Rides Away: Live From AT&T Stadium . Now that Maddie & Tae have given women a voice and the prospect of some ...

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  9. 'American Idol 10' - Triumph in the face of adversityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2011 | The Post-Standard

    ... "Flat on the Floor," and while she had a few hoarse moments, her voice held and she nailed it. For round two, George Strait picked "Check Yes or No" for Scotty and Carrie Underwood chose "Maybe it was Memphis" for Lauren. While Scotty's song was a ...

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  10. Luke Bryan Notches Year's Most Successful Country TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | RollingStone

    ... Elton John, and one spot behind legendary rockers Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band. In 16th place is George Strait, whose Cowboy Rides Away Tour, consisting of just 24 shows, grossed more than $58 million for the year. Strait's final show , ...

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  11. Dustin Lynch Confesses To 'Crush' On Reba McEntireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | B104.7

    ... always on," and tuned to Nashville stations. Lynch recalls he also discovered such stars as Alan Jackson , George Strait , and Garth Brooks listening to the radio. He adds that the one song he wishes he'd written is Brooks' classic, "Friends in Low ...

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    Wednesday Dec 10 | 104.7 The Mix

    ... faith and values and is trying to be all sexified like a Britney Spears video from back in the day. What would George Strait say? What would Johnny Cash do? What word and whatnot!"

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  13. Map Shows Favorite Bands Across the CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | KUAD-FM Windsor

    From George Strait to David Guetta, take a look across the country to see what groups have the most support in each state.

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  14. Eric Church shook up tradition at the Sprint Center last nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | The Pitch

    ... shows at the Beaumont Club, Power and Light stage, and The Midland (where he appeared with traditionalist George Strait). He went out of his way to slap hands, tip his hat, and raise his red Solo cup to his fans. One lucky fan even got to pick a ...

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  15. Montgomery signs recording contract with AMCRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | The Carroll News

    ... and believing in my talent and in me. They are behind me 100 percent," said Montgomery. Montgomery lists George Strait, Conway Twitty and Elvis Presley as influences, and, in fact, resembles The King not only in looks, but in sound. "I swear to God, ...

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  16. Obituary: Diane M. Costello, 57, Administrative Assistant at the Centers for Disease ControlRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Patch.com

    ... go out to eat or play cards to the wee hours of the morning, while listening to anything country, especially George Strait. As her family grew, and grandchildren arrived, she was delighted to take on the role of "Nana." She continued on the same ...

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  17. Jason Aldean fills Intrust Bank Arena with young country music fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... by Aldean's young country appeal and lower-than-typical ticket prices, that concert drew more people than George Strait's or Carrie Underwood's 2012 Wichita shows. Thursday's concert had a more typical arena set up, with the stage pressed up against ...

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  18. Reflections... On this day in 1992... "I Cross My Heart"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | K99FM

    1992 from the Pure Country soundtrack George Strait settles in at Number One on the Billboard Country Music Singles Chart with "I Cross My Heart". "The Dude" - Alan Goodwin Just a country boy...plain and simple. Born and raised in rural Tensas Parish ...

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  19. Our own 30 for the 30th anniversary of the NFR in Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... by what you did or didn't say, you've had a good night." 16: The best corporate fashion pairing in rodeo is George Strait and Wrangler. I mean, does not George Strait always look like a model for Wrangler? 15: Among this year's national anthem ...

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  20. AEG, TMG Bringing Kenny Chesney to BBVA May 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Houston Press

    ... the New Orleans native co-founded Pace Concerts in 1975, and created iconic events such as the Texxas Jam and George Strait's Country Music Festival. In the late '90s, Pace was bought by SFX Entertainment, which itself was bought not long after by ...

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