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George Strait You Think You Know

You Think You Know George Strait?

George Strait was once told he wasn't country enough and kindly dismissed from a job. That's just one of the surprising things you'll learn in this episode of 'You Think You Know Country?'

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Kix Brooks
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Kix Brooks Says It’s ‘Hard to Argue With’ the Success of Modern Country

Some of country's older generation of stars have been vocal about their dislike of the genre's new direction, but Kix Brooks is not one of them.

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Colt Ford Talks Golf and Country Music with Traci Taylor [LISTEN]

Colt Ford is a pretty unassuming guy from Georgia; a one time pro-golfer turned Country songwriter and musician. How did his life take this turn? Listen as Colt chats with Traci Taylor about his life and his music.

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Dustin Lynch
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Dustin Lynch Injured by Flying Beer Can at Florida Concert

Dustin Lynch got a little more than he was expecting while playing a show at the Mullet Festival in Niceville, Florida on Oct. 17. While Lynch was finishing a cover song, one not-so-nice fan got a little too excited and hurled a full beer can toward the stage, which hit the country singer in the face.

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Tanya Tucker
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Tanya Tucker Exhibit Coming to Country Music Hall of Fame

Tanya Tucker's remarkable life and career will be the subject of an upcoming exhibit at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum in Nashville.

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Craig Schelske
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Sara Evans’ Ex-Husband, Craig Schelske, Sues TMZ for Defamation

Sara Evans' former husband, Craig Schelske, has filed a lawsuit against TMZ, claiming the celebrity tabloid program maliciously disseminated false and damaging statements about him in a June 2014 broadcast.

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Tyler Farr
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Tyler Farr Gets the Girl in ‘A Guy Walks Into a Bar’ Music Video

Tyler Farr keeps himself busy in the music video for 'A Guy Walks Into a Bar.' He plays his love song outside of a dimly lit tunnel, then serves up some drinks and breaks up a fight at a bar. And in the end, he gets the girl. Phew!

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Maddie and Tae
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Maddie and Tae Answer Hilarious Trivia Questions in ‘Napkins’ Game [Watch]

Maddie & Tae sat down with deejays from our sister station, WYRK, to spill a few not-so-ladylike secrets.

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Garth Brooks
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Garth Brooks Adds More Tour Dates in North Carolina

Apparently country fans in North Carolina can't get enough of Garth Brooks. Just 10 days after announcing two shows in Greensboro for November, the country superstar has added three more.

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Help Control the Music We Play! Take the HAWK’s Music Survey

Your opinions count! Take our latest music poll, and you will have a say in what we play!

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