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Image Courtesy Valory/Susannah BarberRaeLynn is headed to Green Bay, WI to sing the national anthem for the Monday Night Football game between the Green Bay Packers and the Atlanta Falcons. Her performance can be seen on the ESPN broadcast starting at 8:30 p.m. ET. RaeLynn is taking her family along for the gig.

RaeLynn is climbing the country chart with her debut single, “God Made Girls.” She’s in the studio now working on her first full-length album.

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NARASHere are the Grammy nominees for Best Country Duo or Group Performance:

“Gentle on My Mind,” The Band Perry
“Meanwhile Back at Mama’s,” Tim McGraw featuring Faith Hill
“Raise ‘Em Up,” Keith Urban featuring Eric Church
“Day Drinkin’,” Little Big Town
“Somethin’ Bad,” Miranda Lambert and Carrie Underwood

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NARASThe nominees for Best Country Solo Performance have been revealed:

“Give Me Back My Hometown,” Eric Church
“Invisible,” Hunter Hayes
“Automatic,” Miranda Lambert
“Something in the Water,” Carrie Underwood
“Cop Car,” Keith Urban

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NARASThe Grammy nominations are being revealed all day today. Here are the nominees in the Best Country Song ategory:

“American Kids,” Kenny Chesney, songwriters Rodney Clawson, Luke Laird, Shane McAnally
“Automatic,” Miranda Lambert, songwriters Miranda Lambert, Nicolle Galyon, Natalie Hemby
“Give Me Back My Hometown,” Eric Church, songwriters Eric Church, Luke Laird
“I’m Not Gonna Miss You,” Glen Campbell, songwriters Glen Campbell, Julian Raymond
“Meanwhile Back at Mama’s,” Tim McGraw featuring Faith Hill, songwriters Tom Douglas, Jaren Johnson, Jeffery Steele

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NARASHere’s an ongoing roundup of country stars’ reactions to their Grammy nods. The nominations are being announced all day on the Grammys’ Twitter account, @thegrammys:

Miranda Lambert on her Best Country Album nod — “Pretty awesome way to wake up! Congrats to all my friends! @leeannwomack @ericchurch @dierksbentley @thebrandyclark.”

Dierks Bentley on his Best Country Album nod — “RISER album is everything to me. thx to my fans, team, and label for supporting it all year. man what a ride! the @TheGRAMMYs nom is unreal!”

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Image Courtesy Warner Music NashvilleBrett Eldredge is a huge fan of his tour mates Little Big Town‘s harmonies and dynamic live show, but he’s just as big a fan of the way they do business. In fact, LBT’s approach to touring reminds Brett of something he learned from his dad.

“I mean, they’re so nice to everybody,” Brett says of Little Big Town. “I think that’s the one thing I’ve learned from my dad. He was a business guy that would shake everybody’s hand and see everybody, because people remember that. I want to …read more

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Country Star Trivia

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Comstock/ThinkatockWho was Jason Aldean‘s duet partner on the hit single, “Don’t You Wanna Stay?” ANSWER: Kelly Clarkson.

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NARASThe Grammy nominations are being revealed all day today. Here are the nominees in the categories that have been announced so far:

Record of the Year
“Fancy,” Iggy Azalea ft. Charli XCX
“Chandelier,” Sia
“Stay with Me (Darkchild Version),” Sam Smith
“Shake It Off,” Taylor Swift
“All About That Bass,” Meghan Trainor

Best Pop Solo Performance
“All of Me (Live),” John Legend
“Happy,” Pharrell Williams
“Chandelier,” Sia
“Stay with Me,” Sam Smith
“Shake it off,” Taylor Swift

Best Pop Vocal Album
Ghost Stories, Coldplay
Bangerz, Miley Cyrus
My Everything, Ariana Grande
Prism, Katy Perry
X, Ed Sheeran
In the Lonely Hour, Sam Smith

Best Country Album
Riser, Dierks Bentley
The Outsiders, Eric Church
The Way I’m Livin’, Lee Ann Womack
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Image Courtesy CMAThere’s a lot of speculation going around that Jason Aldean and his fiancée, Brittany Kerr, will be tying the knot before the end of the year. It doesn’t look like they’ll say “I do” before Christmas, though.

Jason tells ABC News Radio, “We’re trying to get through the holidays, and then we’ll worry about that.”

The couple isn’t planning an over-the-top wedding, either.

Says Jason, “We just want to get it done and have it be cool. We don’t care if they serve chicken or steak or whatever the hell it is.”

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Burke/Triolo Productions/ThinkstockBlake Shelton will perform his new single, “Lonely Tonight,” on ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live on Thursday, December 10.

Chris Young released his new video for “Lonely Eyes” this week.

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