This week’s listener requests come from Justin in Las Cruces, NM.

This week’s listener requests come from Sophia in Fargo, ND.

 

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WEEK OF JANUARY 11, 2015

 

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Tennessee Ernie Ford

Sixteen Tons

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It's appropriate that Florida Georgia Line took its name from both sides of a boundary, because the duo (Georgia-born Tyler Hubbard, 27, and Florida native Brian Kelley, 29) used its multi-format smash ‘Cruise,’ and the party-themed album ‘Here's to the Good Times,’ to redraw—and partly erase—the once-thin lines that separate country from the rest of popular music.

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The country couple's historic estate is on the market.

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The modern day country music fan is quite a bit more tolerant of edgy or controversial songs than fans were 30 or 40 years ago, and as a result, there are fewer banned country songs today.