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Who Is Cody Johnson? 5 Things To Know About the Indie Singer Making Waves on the Country Charts

Who Is Cody Johnson? 5 Things To Know About the Indie Singer Making Waves on the Country Charts

Originally posted 08/24/2016 01:00PM

When Texas singer Cody Johnson's new album Gotta Be Me landed at No. 2 on the Billboard chart last week – sandwiched between Blake Shelton and Chris Stapleton – you could almost hear the collective confusion in mainstream country circles: "Cody Who? After all, the singer doesn't have a record deal and gets virtually no play on country radio.

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Alabama Recall Their Early Days Bonding Over Baseball, Cheap Guitars and a Scruffy Pair of Sneakers

Alabama Recall Their Early Days Bonding Over Baseball, Cheap Guitars and a Scruffy Pair of Sneakers

Originally posted 08/23/2016 10:15PM

You'll find shiny trophies and colorful guitars at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum's new exhibit honoring Alabama. You'll even see a complete list of their astonishing 32 Billboard No. 1 hits. But one thing is noticeably scarce: their stage wear.

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Filed Under: Alabama, Country
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7 Awesome Things That Happened to Miranda Lambert This Year

7 Awesome Things That Happened to Miranda Lambert This Year

Originally posted 08/23/2016 04:15PM

Miranda Lambert has come out on top of a challenging year.

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Kiefer Sutherland on His Debut Album: 'I Hear About an Actor Wanting to Do Music and My Eyes Roll Back Too'

UpdatePosted 08/21/2016 03:00PM

Kiefer Sutherland on His Debut Album: 'I Hear About an Actor Wanting to Do Music and My Eyes Roll Back Too'

Originally posted 08/19/2016 02:15PM

Kiefer Sutherland is well aware that when an actor takes a stab at a music career, people tend to be extremely skeptical.

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How Chris Young and Cassadee Pope's Friendship Survived the 'Worst Thing That Can Happen' on Stage

UpdatePosted 08/20/2016 10:20AM

How Chris Young and Cassadee Pope's Friendship Survived the 'Worst Thing That Can Happen' on Stage

Originally posted 08/17/2016 07:05PM

Chris Young and Cassadee Pope may sing about breaking up in "Think of You," but their chart-topper has definitely turned them into best buddies. How great is this friendship? It's even survived a duet partner's worst nightmare: the time when Pope didn't quite make it on stage to sing the song.

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Filed Under: Country, Chris Young
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How Dolly Parton Wants to Stop the Political Bickering – and Spread the Love

How Dolly Parton Wants to Stop the Political Bickering – and Spread the Love

Originally posted 08/19/2016 09:45AM

As she crosses the country on her Pure & Simple tour, Dolly Parton can sense the political turmoil. "Everything is so crazy and chaotic out there right now. I do see the divide," she tells PEOPLE.

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Why Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley's CMA Hosting Gig Works: 'He's Willing to Make Himself the Butt of the Joke'

Why Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley's CMA Hosting Gig Works: 'He's Willing to Make Himself the Butt of the Joke'

Originally posted 08/16/2016 09:30AM

Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley don't need anyone to remind them why they're friends.

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FROM EW: Eric Church on Going No. 1 and the 'Ass Backwards' Music Industry

FROM EW: Eric Church on Going No. 1 and the 'Ass Backwards' Music Industry

Originally posted 08/15/2016 02:15PM

The country star gives one of his most revealing interviews since releasing the surprise album Mr. Misunderstood

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Filed Under: Country, Eric Church

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