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LeAnn Rimes releases 'Remnants'

US Country music singer LeAnn Rimes is back with her forthcoming album ‘Remnants’ which she describes as more spontaneous and organic than her last album…

US Country music singer LeAnn Rimes is back with her forthcoming album ‘Remnants’ which she describes as more spontaneous and organic than her last album…

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Cyndi Lauper makes a Detour to sing Country

Pop singer, songwriter and Broadway musical composer Cyndi Lauper has been to Nashville to record “Detour,” a covers album that shows off the

Pop singer, songwriter and Broadway musical composer Cyndi Lauper has been to Nashville to record “Detour,” a covers album that shows off the

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Country music legend Merle Haggard dies aged 79

American Country music legend Merle Haggard has died at the age of 79 from pneumonia. Haggard was considered one of the most influential figures in

American Country music legend Merle Haggard has died at the age of 79 from pneumonia. Haggard was considered one of the most influential figures in

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Hiddleston takes on Hank Williams in "I saw the light"

Tom Hiddleston may be hot property right now but his portrayal of American music icon Hank Williams in “I saw the light” has not been without

Tom Hiddleston may be hot property right now but his portrayal of American music icon Hank Williams in “I saw the light” has not been without

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Country music reaps a rich harvest of old and new

The writer of ‘I Will Always Love You’, ‘Jolene’, and a ‘Coat of Many Colors’, Dolly Parton has announced the release of ‘The Complete Trio

The writer of ‘I Will Always Love You’, ‘Jolene’, and a ‘Coat of Many Colors’, Dolly Parton has announced the release of ‘The Complete Trio

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Rucker rustles up some Southern Style

Darius Rucker has released his new album, Southern Style, and the first single from it – Homegrown Honey – is already a hit. The musician started out

Darius Rucker has released his new album, Southern Style, and the first single from it – Homegrown Honey – is already a hit. The musician started out

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Sweet revenge for UK country singer who makes chart history

You may not have heard of them yet, but The Shires have just made British music history by becoming the first ever homegrown country music band to

You may not have heard of them yet, but The Shires have just made British music history by becoming the first ever homegrown country music band to

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Neil Diamond releases new studio album

Neil Diamond is in love again, and his new studio album (his first in six years), ‘Melody Road’, reflects that. The 73-year-old musician, who married

Neil Diamond is in love again, and his new studio album (his first in six years), ‘Melody Road’, reflects that. The 73-year-old musician, who married

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US country music prodigy Hunter Hayes targets UK

One 23-year old prodigy reportedly plays 30 different musical instruments. Four-time Grammy nominee and multi-platinum country star Hunter Hayes

One 23-year old prodigy reportedly plays 30 different musical instruments. Four-time Grammy nominee and multi-platinum country star Hunter Hayes

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Country stars cover Mötley Crüe

As Mötley Crüe continue their farewell tour around the world, some of country’s biggest names have teamed up to record reworked versions of their

As Mötley Crüe continue their farewell tour around the world, some of country’s biggest names have teamed up to record reworked versions of their

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Wow y'all - Sturgill Simpson introduces psychedelic country music

Take a Kentucky-bred country singer, mix in some psychedelic sounds and you get Sturgill Simpson’s latest album. While his debut album was steeped

Take a Kentucky-bred country singer, mix in some psychedelic sounds and you get Sturgill Simpson’s latest album. While his debut album was steeped

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From Florida with love Jake Owen hits the road

Jake Owen is on the road in the US to promote his new album ‘Days of Gold’. The Florida born musician has explored his past growing up in the

Jake Owen is on the road in the US to promote his new album ‘Days of Gold’. The Florida born musician has explored his past growing up in the

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Old and new on Rascal Flatts latest country album

Since they first hit the airwaves in 2000, Rascal Flatts have become one of the biggest names in country music. ‘Rewind’ is their latest single

Since they first hit the airwaves in 2000, Rascal Flatts have become one of the biggest names in country music. ‘Rewind’ is their latest single

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New posthumous Johnny Cash album released

‘Out Among the Stars’ is the fourth Johnny Cash record to be released posthumously after his son found the recordings among his late father’s

‘Out Among the Stars’ is the fourth Johnny Cash record to be released posthumously after his son found the recordings among his late father’s

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Jake Owen album out now

He’s not your average country music singer: with his laid-back attitude and sun-infused lyrics, former wake-border Jake Owen is making waves on the

He’s not your average country music singer: with his laid-back attitude and sun-infused lyrics, former wake-border Jake Owen is making waves on the

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Kellie Pickler launches new album

Rising country singer Kellie Pickler is releasing her fourth studio album, ‘The Woman I Am’. A finalist on American Idol’s fifth season and a

Rising country singer Kellie Pickler is releasing her fourth studio album, ‘The Woman I Am’. A finalist on American Idol’s fifth season and a

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Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton release duet

Two living legends are reuniting after 30 years. For his latest album, country music singer Kenny Rogers has called on long-time friend Dolly

Two living legends are reuniting after 30 years. For his latest album, country music singer Kenny Rogers has called on long-time friend Dolly

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New chemistry sets Urban's 'Fuse' album alight

Despite the massive commercial success of ‘Get Closer’, Keith Urban has decided to dramatically shake up his production team for his new album

Despite the massive commercial success of ‘Get Closer’, Keith Urban has decided to dramatically shake up his production team for his new album

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Popular sibling band announce world tour

The US American country group ‘The Band Perry’ have announced a world tour to promote their new album ‘Pioneer’. The siblings Neil, Reid and sister

The US American country group ‘The Band Perry’ have announced a world tour to promote their new album ‘Pioneer’. The siblings Neil, Reid and sister

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LeAnn Rimes releases new 'divorce album'

LeAnn Rimes’s 11th studio album – ‘Spitfire’ – looks to set the record straight on her infidelity with Eddie Cibrian. Rimes became a tabloid

LeAnn Rimes’s 11th studio album – ‘Spitfire’ – looks to set the record straight on her infidelity with Eddie Cibrian. Rimes became a tabloid

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Tim McGraw looks forward to part two of his career

American country singer and actor Tim McGraw is one of the USA’s most successful country stars, a regular chart-topper with total album sales in

American country singer and actor Tim McGraw is one of the USA’s most successful country stars, a regular chart-topper with total album sales in

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Taylor Swift helps get London into the Christmas spirit

Country-pop star Taylor Swift has had the honour of helping to kick start the festive season by switching on the Christmas lights at a shopping

Country-pop star Taylor Swift has had the honour of helping to kick start the festive season by switching on the Christmas lights at a shopping

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Lionel Richie goes home with Tuskegee

Lionel Richie is going back to his Southern roots with his latest album; a country take on some of his biggest hits. The just-released Tuskegee –

Lionel Richie is going back to his Southern roots with his latest album; a country take on some of his biggest hits. The just-released Tuskegee –

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Chris Isaak goes Beyond The Sun

American singer Chris Isaak pays a musical tribute to the legendary Sun Studios in Memphis; the 1950s birthplace of rock ‘n’ roll, country and

American singer Chris Isaak pays a musical tribute to the legendary Sun Studios in Memphis; the 1950s birthplace of rock ‘n’ roll, country and

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Deadly storm collapses stage at Indiana State Fair

At least four people have been killed after strong winds brought down a stage at the Indiana State fair in Indianapolis. As the country music duo

At least four people have been killed after strong winds brought down a stage at the Indiana State fair in Indianapolis. As the country music duo