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Willie Nelson Announces Concert at Nashville’s War Memorial Auditorium

2013 Berklee College Of Music Commencement Concert

Willie Nelson has announced that he will perform at Nashville’s War Memorial Auditorium on January 7. Tickets go on sale Dec. 21 at 10 A.M. at wmarocks.com or the Tennessee Performing Arts Box Office. Tickets for the event start at $60. This is the first time Nelson has performed at …

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Jean Shepard’s Husband Injured in Fatal Stabbing


Jean Shepard’s husband, Benny Birchfield, was injured in a fatal stabbing that took place in his home in Hendersonville, Tennessee. The stabbing took place December 17. Birchfield was found injured, wandering around his yard when police arrived. Inside the home police found the body of Travis Sanders, who died at …

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Reba McEntire Shares Plans for Gospel Album


Reba McEntire has announced plans for a gospel album titled: Sing It Now: Songs of Faith & Hope. The album will be released February 3 through Nash Icon Records and Capitol Christian Music Group. Reba McEntire, Sing It Now: Songs of Faith & Hope Track Listing: CD 1 1. “Jesus Loves …

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Garth Brooks Donating Money From Album Sales to St. Jude


Garth Brooks has decided to donate a portion of his album sales to St. Jude Children’s Hospital. Brooks will donate $20 from the sale of every copy sold of his new Ultimate Box Collection until Christmas Day. The Ultimate Box Collection is available at Target. It consists of 10 discs …

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Drake White to Launch First Headlining Tour in 2017


Drake White will be hitting the road for his first headlining tour in 2017. The tour will visit 17 venues across the U.S. A full list of dates and venues for the Spark tour can be found below. Drake White’s 2017 Spark Tour Dates: February 4 – Bangor, Maine @ …

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Dolly Parton’s Smoky Mountains Rise Telethon Raises $9 Million


Dolly Parton‘s Smoky Mountains Rise: A Benefit for the My People Fund telethon has raised $9 million so far. The amount raised is expected to increase because donations are still being accepted. Donations are still being accepted through dollywoodfoundation.org. You can also donate by texting DOLLY to 501501 for a onetime …

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Dolly Parton’s Telethon Raised ‘Millions’ for Tennessee Wildfire Victims


Dolly Parton’s telethon for the wildfire victims in East Tennessee has raised millions of dollars. The exact amount will not be disclosed until the telethon re-airs on the West Coast. The goal of the telethon was to raise $13 million. The wildfires have caused $500 million in damages. Donations are …

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2017 Ameripolitan Music Awards Nominees Revealed


The 2017 Ameripolitan Music Awards nominees have been revealed. The 2017 Ameripolitan Music Awards will be held at Austin’s Paramount Theatre on February 15. The winners are from categories like: Western swing, honky-tonk, rockabilly and outlaw music. HONKY TONK MALE Jake Penrod Artie Rodriguez Luke Bell Jason James Joshua Hedley HONKY TONK …

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Garth Brooks Adds Another Show in Canada


Garth Brooks has decided to add another show in Canada. The added show will take place on February 25 in Edmonton. Rogers Place has been chosen as the venue for the new show. Tickets are $79.98 each, with an eight ticket limit per purchase. Tickets can be purchased through Ticketmaster.

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Shenandoah to Embark on 30th Anniversary Tour


Shenandoah is celebrating their 30th anniversary by going out on tour. Their debut album was released in 1987 and had several No. 1 songs, including “The Church on Cumberland Road,” and “Sunday in the South.” Shenandoah’s 30th Anniversary Tour Dates: Jan. 22 – Annapolis, Md. @ Rams Head Onstage Feb. …

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