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Chase Rice
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Chase Rice’s Album ‘Ignite the Night’ Debuts at No. 1

Even though Chase Rice chose to enter into country music on a non-traditional route, he's still quickly on his way to becoming a notable country star, with his most recent accomplishment being a No. 1 album debut.

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Kevin Winter, Getty Images

The Future of Sugarland

Even though Kristen Bush co-headlined the HAWK's Spiediefest and Balloon Rally concert August 3rd in Binghamton, and said on stage that he and Jennifer are not "broken up,"  Sugarland continue to fight off rumors of a breakup, as they have been since announcing their solo ventures.

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Chely Wright
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Chely Wright Turns to Kickstarter to Fund New Album

Chely Wright is recording a new album, and she's letting her fans get in on the action. The singer has started a Kickstarter campaign to release her upcoming project, with a goal of raising $175,000.

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Cute Kids Singing Country Songs – Kenny Chesney, ‘Old Blue Chair’

Kenny Chesney's 'Old Blue Chair' is a beach-themed nostalgic tune from his 2005 album, 'Be as You Are.' In this adorable father-daughter rendition, a little girl sings alongside her father on the guitar. They bring back the beach theme through their ocean-blue color scheme -- the little girl wears a blue halter top, while her dad sports a blue T-shirt, and they're sitting on a blue couch. The best part, however, has to be the little girl's obvious emotion in every line. They're also careful to make the song more kid-friendly, singing "too much studying all night."

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Luke Bryan Sells Out Four Shows, Sets Venue Records in Ohio

When Luke Bryan shows up for a concert (or four), he shows up in a big way. The superstar sold out a whopping four shows in Ohio over the weekend, setting records at two different venues!

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Scotty McCreery Ice Bucket
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Scotty McCreery Takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge ‘In a Very Big Way’ [Watch]

Scotty McCreery has accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge "in a big way." He didn't just take an ice bucket challenge, he took the "F-150 edition," as he calls it.

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Willie Nelson
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Willie Nelson Has Some Nifty Card Tricks Up His Sleeve [Watch]

Willie Nelson is a man of many talents, apparently including some skills he's not famous for -- like card tricks!

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Rick Diamond, Getty Images

Dierks Reunites with Dale Jr

Fans of Dierks Bentley and Dale Earnhardt Jr. got a double treat last week when the two reunited on the race track...well actually- backstage, prior to Dierks' performance as part of the Mountain Dew CMT Summer Concert Series at Bristol Motor Speedway in Bristol, Tennessee on Wednesday, August 20, 2014.

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Kevin Winter, Getty Images

Band Perry Opens Up on ‘Larry King Now’

Country siblings Kimberly, Reid and Neil of The Band Perry sat down with Larry King on his Emmy nominated series “Larry King Now”  to chat about touring overseas for their first headlining tour ‘We Are Pioneers’.

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Mike Coppola, Getty Images

Florida Georgia Line Compares Themselves to Alabama

Florida Georgia Line recently compared themselves to legendary country group Alabama. I know HAWK fans have fond memories of Alabama playing the Arena here in Binghamton but Southern Tier fans also love "Cruise" and "Dirt" from FGL.

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