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On the 40th anniversary of his death, we look at the immortal vocalist's interpretations of songs by Hank Williams, Ray Price and more

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Glen Campbell made a name for himself as a session and live musician before he achieved stardom in a way that transcended pop and country and reflected the best of both. He left us incalculable treasures.

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The list includes Maddie & Tae, Miranda Lambert, Cam, Maren Morris, Lauren Alaina, Kelsea Ballerini, Hillary Scott, Kalie Shorr, Carrie Underwood, Kasey Musgraves, Jennifer Nettles and Aubrey Sellers.

Lauren Alaina

Lauren Alaina achieved a new career milestone with the release of her latest record, Road Less Traveled, in January. The album includes her first No.1 hit, its title track, which catapulted Alaina to a new level of fame.

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From left, Donna Taggart, Niamh Lynn and Megan O'Neill. Photo: ©Fran Veale

Irish country music is reveling in a surprise (and super stylish) revival. Meet three of the gifted young women making country cool again.

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From a singer-songwriter who mixes girl-group harmonies with Country-politan strings, to a disciple of Keith Urban who loves the loop pedal, check out the list that includes Carson McHoneand Billy Strings pictured above.

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Joining national attractions such as Mount Rushmore, Fenway Park and the Grand Canyon on TripAdvisor’s list, the Johnny Cash Museum in downtown Nashville was recently named a 2017 Top 25 Trending U.S. Attractions for Summer.

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Brett Eldredge was having a good hair day, and he knew it. He was wearing a dark T-shirt, fitted jeans, loafers and light makeup on a Tuesday in late July.

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Showtime will premiere a new documentary on Tim McGraw and Faith Hill on Nov. 17.

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Ahead of The Late Show with James Corden’s Apple Music premiere of “Carpool Karaoke,” Rolling Stone ranked the 20 most memorable segments from the show so far.

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Charles and his wife, Cassie, bought the 6,218-square-foot house in 2012 for $1.6 million.

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Most of us, in our time, have really looked forward to going to see our favorite band or musician live in concert. We got the tickets months in advance and counted down the days until the big show.

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A Colorful Broadway musical-style clip accompanies lead single from new album 'Now.'

miranda

There was one thing Miranda Lambert did not want after splitting with husband of four years Blake Shelton: a stereotypical breakup album.

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A lot of singers might go on The Tonight Show just to sing, but Kelsea Ballerini was there for so much more recently.

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Dolly Parton and her husband Carl Dean, married since 1966, haven’t spent all of their years in one spot.

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For decades, he’s been country’s most consistent hitmaker. Can he keep holding on?

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Collaborations will be the centerpiece of a tribute concert to Rogers in Nashville in October. Highlighting the once-in-a-lifetime concert will be the last-ever performance of Rogers and his frequent duet partner, Dolly Parton.

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A newly-married Sam Hunt is having one hot summer on his 15 in a 30 Tour and “Body Like a Back Road” is holding at No. 1 on Billboard‘s hot country chart for an impressive 24 weeks.

carly

There’s a saying around Nashville that “it’s a 10 year town.” As a singer-songwriter, it often takes 10 years (and at least one or two failed record deals) to get your big break. Based off of this theory, Carly Pearce is right on track.

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This Texas home is listed for $1.275 million and we swear, you've never seen anything like it.

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The G-man has done it again. At his show in Oklahoma City this past Saturday (July 15), Garth offered to pay for a couple’s upcoming honeymoon.

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Lady Antebellum knows it might sound odd, but the truth is the band’s new album, Heart Break, has more to do with happy homes than broken hearts.

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Can you believe 2017 is already halfway over? Well, it is, which means it’s time to crunch a few numbers.

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Reba McEntire sold her lakefront estate in Lebanon, Tenn. (30 miles east of Nashville) for $5 million, according to bizjournals.com.

miranda

The country star covers the first-ever country issue of Cosmopolitan, and got candid answering a series of rapid fire questions in the magazine’s Cosmo Quiz.

40 memorable

Performances like these are what make the ACM Awards the year's must-see country music event.

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Not only is Brian Kelley half of the country duo Florida Georgia Line, he’s also half of the brains behind clothing label Tribe Kelley.