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UMG/Sonya JasinskiIf you’re wondering what exactly Brothers Osborne‘s top 15 hit “Stay a Little Longer” is about, John and T.J. say you may just have to make up your mind for yourself, since they’re fans of songs that leave the interpretation up to the listener.

They do admit they set out to write a different kind of love song than most of the ones typically on the radio. “You hear so many songs that are about being in love, so many songs about having your heart broken,” T.J. says, admitting that their current single is more about a feeling, one that …read more

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Nashville Notes

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Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock Chris Young will help Charlie Daniels celebrate his 79th birthday October 27 at The Palm in Nashville. The Birthday Bash is a fundraiser for The Journey Home Project, which helps veterans as they integrate back into civilian life.

Dustin Lynch will celebrate the number-one success of his single “Hell of a Night” next Monday afternoon with a party at South in Nashville.

Restless Heart was officially inducted into the Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame during a ceremony last Friday in Muskogee.

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Jake Owen Is One of Nashville’s Most Beautiful People

David McClisterJake Owen spills a few of his beauty secrets in the latest issue of Nashville Lifestyles. Though he lost out on the cover to Nashville‘s Chris Carmack, the “real life” hitmaker is one of the magazine’s 25 Most Beautiful People this year, alongside fellow celebs Kellie Pickler and model Martha Followill, who’s married to Jared Followill of Kings of Leon.

In an article that touts his “bright green eyes and megawatt smile,” Jake reveals he gets his hair cut by Ali Ryan at Nashville’s The Dry House, and has used Murray’s Superior Hair Dressing Pomade since he …read more

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CMAThis past weekend, Brad Paisley wrapped up his Country Nation College tour by doing a good deed. Since his final show was at the University of South Carolina, he took advantage of the chance to help the flood-ravaged region, inviting 1,800 first responders and their families to the show. He also partnered with his tour sponsor, Zaxby’s, to donate one dollar to the local United Way every time someone tweeted #countrynationsc.

In all, Brad and special guest Eric Paslay played nine free shows on the college tour, including the final ones for capacity crowds in …read more

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CMALuke Bryan launches his new Kill the Lights tour next February in Evansville, Indiana, with Little Big Town and Dustin Lynch joining him for the first round of shows.

Tickets go on sale in November, with Citi cardmembers getting early access.

The reigning CMA and ACM Entertainer of the year wrapped his seventh annual Farm Tour last week, even though weather hampered several of the dates. Luke played for 110,000 fans during the seven shows, with a rescheduled date for the Columbia, South Carolina concert coming soon.

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Grand Ole Opry/Chris HolloBrad Paisley is extending his Crushin’ It World Tour: he’s just announced a new winter leg, starting January 21 in Jonesboro, AR. Joining Brad on the trek will be special guest Eric Paslay and Cam.

Brad will, of course, join Carrie Underwood as co-host of the CMA Awards November 4 on ABC. Both artists are scheduled to perform on the telecast as well.

So far, the only on-sale dates are for January 21 and 22, plus February 5. Those tickets go on sale October 23.

Here are the tour dates:

1/21 — ASU Convocation Center, Jonesboro, AR
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Country Star Trivia

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Comstock/Thinkstock This 1995 Reba hit features guest vocals by Trisha Yearwood, Martina McBride and Linda Davis. ANSWER: “On My Own,” a remake of the pop hit by Patti LaBelle and Michael McDonald.

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Country Star Trivia

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Comstock/Thinkstock This 1995 Reba hit features guest vocals by Trisha Yearwood, Martina McBride and Linda Davis. ANSWER: “On My Own,” a remake of the pop hit by Patti LaBelle and Michael McDonald.

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Photo Credit: Steven WorsterSam Hunt re-teams with the director of his “Take Your Time” video for the dramatic new interpretation of his latest single, “Break Up in a Small Town.” The just-released video alternately features a bearded Sam running down the street, juxtaposed with scenes of a house bursting into flames. All the while, the face of his onscreen ex is digitally obscured.

Nominated for New Artist, Single and Song of the Year at the upcoming CMA Awards, the Montevallo hitmaker is also set to perform on the show. The CMA’s air live from Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena November 4 on ABC. …read more

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Warner Music NashvilleAfter a two-week stint in Canada, Cole Swindell wraps up his summer dates with Jason Aldean this week in West Palm Beach, Florida. For Cole, getting to go out on the Burn It Down tour has been especially meaningful, since he’s a longtime fan of the headliner.

“I was a huge, and still am, a huge Jason Aldean fan, you know. Like I remember when ‘Hicktown’ came out and buying that first album and every album after that, loving every song that never got released to radio of his,” he recalls. “And now, he’s asked me out on tour. …read more

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