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Reba McEntire’s Mom Gets Her Degree


Reba McEntire’s 89 year-old mother has been given an honorary bachelor’s degree in Public Education and Community Service from Southeastern Oklahoma State University. Reba’s mom, Jacqueline, worked in public education for nearly 20 years as a teacher, secretary and librarian. Reba graduated from the same college back in 1976 with …

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Tanya Tucker Hospitalized, Cancels Shows

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Tanya Tucker has been hospitalized for an upper respiratory infection and has had to postpone shows as a result. Tucker has postponed six shows in the U.S. and Canada. Tucker released a statement and said: “I cannot apologize enough to all the fans who bought tickets and were looking forward to …

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Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood Announce Holiday Duets Album


Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood have announced an upcoming holiday duets album. The album cover for “Christmas Together” has been released. The album will feature duets, solo performances, and guests. “Christmas Together” is the first duet collaboration Brooks and Yearwood have done together. “Christmas Together” is set to be released …

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Cole Swindell Accepts NSAI’s Songwriter of the Year Award


Cole Swindell has been honored with the NSAI Songwriter of the Year Award. Swindell has either written or had is voice on eight number one songs. Swindell was not present to accept the award in person, but he did send an acceptance video. In the video Swindell said, “It’s the …

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American Music Awards Nominations 2016: See Full List of Nominees


The 2016 American Music Awards are set to take place on Nov. 20. The show will air live at 8PM ET on ABC. Below is the full list of nominees for the American Music Awards: Artist of the Year Adele Beyoncé Justin Bieber Drake Selena Gomez Ariana Grande Rihanna Twenty One …

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First 2016 CMA Awards Performers Revealed


The first set of performers for the 2016 CMA Awards has been announced. Brad Paisley, Carrie Underwood, Dierks Bentley, Eric Church, Keith Urban, and Maren Morris are the first set of performers to be added to the list. Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley will host the award show. The 2016 CMA Awards will air at 8PM …

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Luke Bryan Breaks Clavicle in Biking Accident

Luke Bryan

Luke Bryan broke his clavicle in a biking accident in Greenback, Tennessee. He was treated at Blount Memorial Hospital in Maryville, Tennessee. Even though is arm is in a sling, Bryan still perfomed his show in Greenback, Tennessee. Bryan tweeted: “Broken clavicle. All good. Show is a go. I’ll just …

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Brent Cobb Releases Major-Label Debut Album


Brent Cobb’s debut album “Shine on a Rainy Day” was released today, October 7. The album was produced by Grammy winning producer Dave Cobb. Brent Cobb has been on the road promoting the new album. Shine On Rainy Day Track List: 1. Solving Problems 2. South Of Atlanta 3. The …

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Garth Brooks to Play Greenville, S.C., in November


Garth Brooks has announced he will perform in Greenville, South Carolina for the first time in 25 years. The show will be at 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19 at Bon Secours Wellness Arena. Tickets will go on sale October 14. There is an eight ticket limit on purchases. Tickets can only …

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