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Share a Memorable Sunday Night with Billy Currington

Starting June 5th, Billy will hit the road with Tim McGraw on his Shotgun Rider Tour.  He told Country Countdown USA host Lon Helton, he's looking forward to it: "I always wanted to tour with him.  We went hunting together 5 years ago. We got to know each other then.  I knew I wanted to be around him.  He's wise.  Just look at his success.  He's super smart."

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Luke Bryan
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Luke Bryan Exhibit Is Now Open At The Country Music Hall of Fame

Luke Bryan is on a roll. He won Entertainer of the Year at the ACM's. His 5th Cd called "Kill the Lights" is coming out August 8th. Wow, it seems like he's had more then 5.

He's come a long way since opening up for Gretchen Wilson at the Broome County (Floyd L Maines) Veterans Memorial Arena. Now you can see him in Nashville everyday till November. Well sort of.

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Hunter Hayes
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Hunter Hayes, ’21’ [Listen]

Hunter Hayes may be introducing a more carefree time in his life with "21," the first single from an upcoming third studio album. Lyrically, he doesn't go as deep as some of the songs from Storyline. The concept and sound are easy to embrace.

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Traci Taylor
Traci Taylor

Throwback Thursday Video: Waylon Jennings Duets with Big Bird [WATCH]

Do you remember Saturday morning cartoons? My husband and I do and we're pretty bummed that our little guy won't have a chance to grow up watching them like we did.

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Randy Houser
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Randy Houser Surprises Another Vet With Groceries

Thanks to Randy Houser, Army vet Aaron Woods doesn't have to worry about putting food on the table for the next year. In an incredible act of kindness, Randy surprised Corporal Woods and his family in Boise, Idaho with free groceries for 12 months.

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Frankie Ballard Says ‘No’ to Chart Topper Party- the Reason Will Warm Your Heart

Around this time last year I went to Canandaigua to see Dierks Bentley and one of his opening acts was Frankie Ballard. Frankie took the stage and impressed the crowd, but the personal story I heard about him left me speechless.

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Capitol Records

Luke Bryan is Everywhere

Luke Bryan sure is one busy dude lately. Appearing on 'Ellen' today to announce and perform 'Kick The Dust Up,' the new single you might have heard today on the Hawk, tonight he's on the season finale of 'The Voice' and this Friday a new exhibit with his name on it, opening in Nashville.

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Country Countdown USA
Country Countdown USA

Tyler Farr Shares a Hawk Sunday Night

Tyler Farr brought his soon-to-be fiancé Hannah to the Country Countdown USA studio and Sunday night at 7, you get to meet her on 98.1 The Hawk!

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Frankie Ballard Provides Song for Movie ‘Hot Pursuit’

Have you heard? You can be literally tailgating in our Toyota Tundra while watching the Toyota Country Lights Festival! All you have to do is something that we do all the time anyway. Check it out here.

Frankie Ballard is headlining the show but did you hear where else he's at. He's at the movies, at least his music is. He's getting his first cinematic moment in the new movie Hot Pursuit.

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Eric Church Shares a Hawk Sunday Night

Guess who's back for a Hawk Sunday night?  Eric Church!  It's rare when one artist appears twice in the Top 30, but Eric has his own solo song, "Like a Wrecking Ball," as well as his duet with Keith Urban, "Raise 'Em Up."

Catch Eric Sunday night 7-10pm as he co-hosts Country Countdown USA with Lon Helton.

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