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A TV movie about Dolly Parton's life, titled 'Coat of Many Colors,' will air on NBC. Rick Diamond/Getty Images

Rags-to-riches biopic is part of an effort to bring family-friendly programming to primetime…then read about a new Appalachian Lichen species (that’s a plant!) named After Dolly!

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Michael Ochs Archives

"Huntsville" to "Mama Tried," we count down the Country legend's best tunes inspired by his time behind bars.

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Thomas Rhett, Brantley Gilbert and Justin Moore have all tried to balance party song with more spiritual fare. Frederick Breedon IV/WireImage

With country in the midst of a never-ending keg party, how does a genre rooted in God keep its Savior in the mix?

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John Carter Cash, the author of 'House of Cash,' is pictured here in the late Seventies with his parents, Johnny and June Carter Cash. Globe Photos/ZUMA

John Carter Cash discusses his new 'House of Cash' memoir, which gives a candid glimpse of his iconic father's offstage personality.

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He Makes Memories on Outsiders World Tour

 

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WEEK OF MAY 17, 2015

 

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Cal Smith

Cal Smith "Country Bumpkin" 

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Everyone knows country music is full of drinking songs. Be it whiskey, beer, a “Little Glass of Wine” or “White Lighting,” booze has been a part of the music’s fabric since the genre got off the ground in the 1920s.

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Jana Kramer is returning to her acting roots.