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Have You Taken a Pregnancy Test Because of Luke Bryan? He Hopes So!

Luke Bryan on What First Inspired Him to Get His 'Shake On' and the Song That Freed Him Creatively

Originally posted 11/02/2015 04:15PM

Before the Country Music Hall of Fame packs up Luke Bryan's Little League baseball uniform, first guitar, handwritten lyrics and multiple ACM and CMA awards that are on display for the "Dirt Road Diary" exhibit, they asked him for one more favor for his fans. The affable superstar complied and spent more than an hour Sunday at the CMA Theater, getting up close and personal before a capacity crowd of 700.

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Want to Add Some Sparkle to Your Wardrobe? Naomi Judd Can Help You Out

UpdatePosted 11/06/2014 06:05PM

Bid on Naomi Judd's Most Over-the-Top Stage Looks This Weekend

Originally posted 11/06/2014 05:00PM

As one half of '80s superstar duo The Judds, Naomi Judd never failed to bring outsized country glam to the stage. With big dresses, bigger hair and sparkle aplenty, her stage looks reached fantastical heights – sometimes quite literally!

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Filed Under: Country, Naomi Judd
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Ashley Judd Reveals Sexual Abuse, Family Pain in Memoir

Ashley Judd Reveals Sexual Abuse, Family Pain in Memoir

Originally posted 04/05/2011 06:25PM

In a raw new memoir, All That Is Bitter & Sweet, Ashley Judd is baring all when it comes to being raised as the daughter of country music's Naomi Judd.

"My childhood was erratic, chaotic, unstable," she tells PEOPLE in this week's issue. "I was so the lost child, who just goes away and can be invisible while sitting in the middle of the room."

"I know that my mom did the best she could as did my dad," Judd, 42, continues, "but for a variety of reasons, it was just hurtful."

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Filed Under: Ashley Judd, Naomi Judd
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Wynonna and Naomi Judd: Therapy Healed Our Relationship

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Wynonna and Naomi Judd: Therapy Healed Our Relationship

Originally posted 03/29/2011 06:00PM

Wynonna and Naomi Judd have been at the top of the country charts but they've also been down a long and bumpy road worthy of a somber country song. And it tested their relationship.

But with the help of a counselor they've been seeing for five years, the five-time Grammy Award-winning mother-daughter duo – who star in the new documentary series The Judds, debuting on OWN April 10 – are stronger than ever.

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Country Stars Ask for Help and Prayers as Nashville Floods

Country Stars Ask for Help and Prayers as Nashville Floods

Originally posted 05/04/2010 10:00AM

"You can cry cry cry like the rain," Dierks Bentley sings on "Little Heartwrecker." There's no shortage of rainfall or tears in Nashville this week, as Bentley and his fellow country-music artists deal with devastating flooding in the region.

At least 12 people have died in the Tennessee floods, as some 13 inches of rain fell over a 48-hour period in Nashville this weekend. Country artists have been forced to cancel shows, and have been telling their stories on Twitter and elsewhere.

Bentley posted a photo to Twitter of himself in his flooded basement, and had to cancel shows in Knoxville on Sunday and Charlottesville, Va., on Monday. "Hate to cancel shows," he wrote. "Might be a first, but Nashville is a disaster. All of our houses are messed up."

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Naomi Judd Defends Taylor Swift

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Naomi Judd Defends Taylor Swift

Originally posted 02/09/2010 04:25PM

Don't let Naomi Judd catch you saying anything bad about Taylor Swift. The veteran country singer has jumped to Swift's defense after she was heavily criticized for her performance at the Grammy Awards last month.

In a letter to the editor of The Tennessean, Judd, calls Swift a "dazzling performer" and lauds her for single-handedly introducing "country music to a much-welcomed younger demographic."

She attributes Swift's less-than-perfect Grammy duet with Stevie Nicks to having an off night. "Having sung many times at the Grammys, I can tell you that the stress and anxiety of performing in front of the world's top artists in every genre of music is tortuous for even the most seasoned singer," Judd writes.

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Naomi Judd Calls David Archuleta's Dad 'The Worst Stage Dad' | David Archuleta, Naomi Judd

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Naomi Judd Calls David Archuleta's Dad 'The Worst Stage Dad'

Originally posted 04/17/2008 11:00AM

Is David Archuleta's dad a pushy stage parent?

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Naomi Judd Starts Weekly Advice Column

Originally posted 08/07/2002 01:00PM

Wynonna and Ashley's mom is putting her two cents in with a new advice column offering tips on parenting and other subjects to magazine readers.

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A Judd Reunion

Originally posted 12/01/1998 12:00AM

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Naomi Judd Files for Divorce

Originally posted 11/07/1997 12:00AM

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