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Hunter Hayes Gets What He ‘Wanted’ With First No. 1 Single

There is something oh so sweet about experiencing the very first No. 1 single of your career as an artist. This week, the honor goes to Hunter Hayes, who tops the charts with only his second single, 'Wanted.'

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Kacey Musgraves, ‘Merry Go Round’ – Song Review

The story goes like this: Texas teen auditions for 'Nashville Star,' doesn't win but uses the experience as motivation to sharpen her pen so that she can release her own melodic country music years later. The result strikes deep; right to the bone. It's uncomfortably close to reality for millions of Americans without offering much hope. Sound familiar? 

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Lady Antebellum Fans Donate $965 to Children’s Charity in Charles Kelley’s Honor

Lady Antebellum fans gave singer Charles Kelley the gift that keeps on giving for his 31st birthday yesterday (Sept. 11). Dedicated Lady A'ers donated a total of $965 (so far) to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, which will use the funds to promote research and provide care for children struggling with life-threatening illnesses.

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Justin Moore ‘Not Concerned’ About Recent Lawsuit Over His Song ‘Backwoods’

Justin Moore is perhaps the most laid back guy in country. His relaxed personality and reasonable outlook on life are proving especially helpful following the news of recent lawsuit, in which a Nashville songwriter sued the singer over his 2009 hit single, 'Backwoods,' claiming that it was stolen.

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Faith Hill Returns to NBC for ‘Sunday Night Football’ in 2012 Opening Commercial

Country music sweetheart Faith Hill is as American as apple pie, hot dogs and (especially) football, as she demonstrated again over the weekend. Hill has returned for her sixth consecutive season as country music's ambassador to America's favorite sport, performing the theme song 'Waiting All Day for Sunday Night' to kick off the game between the Denver Broncos and Pittsburgh Steelers this past Sunday.

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Kenny Chesney’s ‘Just Who I Am: Poets & Pirates’ Turns 5

Looking back, 'Just Who I Am: Poets & Pirates' finds Kenny Chesney beginning a difficult transition from idolized arena country-rock superstar to the more introspective singer-songwriter he is today. The album includes three No. 1 singles and the cheeky 'Shiftwork' with George Strait, which peaked at No. 2. 'Don't Blink' is undeniably the signature song on this Chesney album, released on Sept. 11, 2007.

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Dierks Bentley Still Tips It On Back, But Not Like the Early Days

With songs like "5150", and "Sideways" you know Dierks Bentley has done a little partying on the road, but lately he has cut back on the party, and has matured as a performer, and now folks are throwing "Granny Panties" on stage.

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Carrie Underwood Reveals Details About Upcoming Blown Away Tour

Carrie Underwood has been putting in countless hours preparing for her forthcoming 2012 Blown Away Tour, which will criss-cross the U.S. starting this month. And according to the ‘Good Girl’ superstar herself, fans should expect the trek to be nothing short of amazing — even she can’t wait to see all of the puzzle pieces put together.

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Unsurprising New Research Finds Bar and Restaurant Employees at High Risk for Alcoholism

Bartenders can make a lot in tips, one of the upsides to working in the bar or restaurant industry. However, a new study suggests there is a major pitfall to employment in a business where booze is served: it is a common breeding ground for alcoholism.

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Florida Georgia Line Deliver Revved-Up New Video for ‘Cruise’

Brian Kelley and Tyler Hubbard of newcomer country duo Florida Georgia Line cover all the important bases in the music video for their latest, ‘Cruise’ — party scenes (complete with a paint fight finale), beautiful girls, a playful round of strip poker, and of course, live performance shots, which show any non-believers out there why they are one of the most talked about new acts in country music.

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Alec Baldwin Calls Hank Williams, Jr. a ‘Broken-Down, Senile, Racist Coot’

Actor Alec Baldwin has never been shy in expressing his opinions about politics, and yesterday he took to his Twitter account to slam country star Hank Williams, Jr. for his recent rants against President Obama, calling him a “broken-down, senile, racist coot.”

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Taylor Swift’s ‘WANEGBT’ ‘Ex-Boyfriend’ Begs to Be Invited to the VMAs

Taylor Swift is accustomed to fans asking her on dates or boldly requesting to accompany her to major events, like the Grammys or the VMAs. But now, the actor who plays her ex-boyfriend in the ‘We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together’ video has asked to accompany his co-star to the VMAs this Thursday, Sept. 6. He even resorted to begging! Hey, everyone knows the VMAs are one hot ticket.

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