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Stacker counts down the top 100 country songs of all time. From old-school honky-tonk to modern country pop, this list covers the biggest hits in Billboard history.

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Dey Street Books, an imprint of the William Morrow Group at HarperCollins, announced recently that it will publish “The Storyteller” by Grammy-winning musician, documentary filmmaker, and fledgling author Dave Grohl. Dey Street VP and Editorial Director Carrie Thornton negotiated the deal with WME.

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Stacker compiled the best country albums of all time as per Billboard’s Greatest of All Time Country Albums list. These ratings are based on albums’ weekly performance on the Top Country Albums chart from January 1996 to June 2016.

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ALBANY — Singer, songwriter and producer Deana Carter will give a live acoustic performance at the Albany Municipal Auditorium on May 14. Tickets for this event start at $42.50 and are on sale now at www.ticketmaster.com.

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To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Paul and Linda McCartney’s 1971 masterpiece “Ram,” the album will be reissued May 14 as a limited-edition half-speed mastered vinyl pressing via UMe.

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Stacker presents the top 50 most popular baby names shared by famous musicians using from Behind the Name's list of notable musicians and the Social Security Administration's 2018 name popularity rankings. Ties are broken by the names' popularity or the number of babies given those names.

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ALBANY — The votes are all in — tens of thousands of them — and the winners are set to be announced Sunday in The Albany Herald’s annual Readers Choice awards, which allow the community to nominate and then select the “best of the best” in dozens of categories, from musical artists to barten…

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VALDOSTA – Wild Adventures Theme Park announced its 2021 All-Star Concert and Special Events lineup this week, a schedule that includes new big screen events and the return of Platinum-selling acts to the All-Star Amphitheater.

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. — For 127 years, Gibson has shaped sound across generations and genres of music, becoming one of the most relevant, played and loved guitar brands around the world. Gibson is now officially announcing a new partnership with Dave Mustaine, the legendary guitarist, vocalist, s…

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Newly honored with the Country Radio Broadcasters 2021 Artist Humanitarian Award, country music superstar Luke Bryan scored again at country radio this week as his 26th career No. 1 single, “Down To One,” reigns at the top of the Billboard Country Airplay and Mediabase cha…

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ALBANY -- The stars all aligned -- perfect weather, good news about the world pandemic, and a large number of radio listeners eager to get out on a glorious Sunday afternoon -- turning radio station WPFQ's Honey Jam into a huge success. Lead singer/guitarist Brandon Fox, who secured musical …

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ALBANY — Forget all that “Eye of the Tiger” stuff. For Tara Dyer Stoyle and local independent radio station WQFP, Q-102 the Queen Bee, this Sunday’s Honey Jam is truly about being among the survivors.

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Luke Bryan has been named the Country Radio Broadcasters (CRB) 2021 Artist Humanitarian Award recipient. The country superstar was recognized with the honor during his appearance on the annual “CRS Artist Interview,” sponsored by BMI, during “CRS 2021: The Virtual Experience.”

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Four-time Entertainer of the Year and “American Idol” judge Luke Bryan is set to release a deluxe version of his No. 1, RIAA gold-certified album “Born Here Live Here Die Here” on April 9, adding six new songs to the album’s original 10 tracks.

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. — For the past 127 years, Gibson has been synonymous with creating and shaping sound. The new Gibson era celebrates the iconic models of the Gibson Golden Era while leaning into the future with inspiring instruments that nurture new players across generations, and genres of music.

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ATLANTA — During an extraordinary time of triple crises — pandemic, upheaval, and racial unrest — the 2021 Atlanta Music Festival draws attention to the environment, an often-overlooked aspect of social justice and equality.

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Four-time Entertainer of the Year and “American Idol” judge Luke Bryan reigns as Billboard’s Top Country Artist of the 2010s, the magazine announced recently. Based on the Billboard charts, Bryan ranks at the top by placing 11 No. 1s on the weekly Hot Country Songs chart a…

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On July 7, 1969 — a few weeks prior to his legendary Woodstock performance on Aug. 18, 1969 — Jimi Hendrix appeared for his national TV debut on “The Dick Cavett Show” with a performance and interview.

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The Allman Betts Band has announced the release of their special run "Bless Your Heart" on vinyl. The double-record was pressed on 180 Gram Coke Bottle Clear 2LP, gatefold, and is available for order now.

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Four-time Entertainer of the Year and “American Idol” judge Luke Bryan delivered a new single to country radio, “Down To One,” from his sixth consecutive No. 1-debuting album, “Born Here Live Here Die Here.”

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ATLANTA — Georgia’s music industry has been particularly hard hit by the coronavirus pandemic, music artists and industry professionals say.

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ALBANY — Everyone involved — even the musicians — knew the gathering on Sept. 26 for the “Queen Bee Jam: Session 2” could potentially be ... well, a hot mess.

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ALBANY — It started with just a realization: Six months-plus since going out of the house for anything other than necessities or work?!

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HAHIRA — Everyone went away happy at the Suwannee Riverkeeper Songwriting Contest. The finalists got prizes, and the audience was impressed with the songs played and with the headliner. The audience was also impressed that one contestant, who couldn’t come due to the virus pandemic, was proj…

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Country music superstar and four-time Entertainer of the Year Luke Bryan debuted his seventh studio album “Born Here Live Here Die Here” at No. 1 on Billboard’s Top Country Albums chart this week, making it his sixth consecutive appearance in the top position. The album al…

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Curt Orr Hall Jr. died peacefully at his home on April 8th. He…


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