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Twain's exclamation-heavy smash "Man! I Feel Like a Woman!" propelled Underwood to the 'American Idol' finale

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"The bar is not very high right now," says the icon, whose 'Cass County' album is one of the year's most poignant

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Debuting in March, 'Every Mile a Memory' will trace the singer's career from the bars to the arenas

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"It sounds like country, but not our granddad's country," says Rogers of latest album 'Nothing Shines Like Neon'

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Singer-songwriters and bands alike highlight Rolling Stone Country's Artists You Need to Know for February.

 

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WEEK OF FEBRUARY 7, 2016

 

This week’s listener requests come from Taylor in Quincy, Illinois

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A wintry mix of snow and ice closed schools and businesses and wreaked havoc on roads in Nashville last week, but it couldn't stop Miranda Lambert fans from coming to see her.

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Tyler Farr has been forced to cancel his upcoming tour with Lee Brice. The country singer is on vocal rest following microlaryngeal surgery to remove a polyp from his vocal cords.

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Clip contains scenes from around the world that appeared in the OWN series 'Belief'