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Hillary Scott trades the concert stage for the runway, as she debuts the fall line of LaBellum

Bryan Kasm/HSNHillary Scott rolls out the fall collection of her fashion line LaBellum Monday night on HSN.

“Working on this line just gets more and more fun as I learn more about what women are loving and snatching up the quickest,” the Lady Antebellum hitmaker says. “Their reaction has been so exciting and that energy has definitely gone into designing this new fall line.”

She adds, “It’s an empowering feeling to be able to create something from the ground up that makes other women feel confident about themselves as well.”

The soon-to-be mother-of-three launched the line earlier this year. You can see Hillary’s …read more

“Slowheart” Kip Moore takes his “Girls” all the way to #1 this week

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MCA NashvilleKip Moore claims the fourth #1 of his career this week, as the lead single from his Slowheart album, “More Girls Like You,” ascends to the top of the chart.

“I found a lot of peace in staying authentic to my own true feelings as a person and my music,” Kip says. “I’ve always believed that magic can truly happen once you tap into the core of who you are and what you feel. To see that music resonate and this song ultimately reach #1 is far beyond what I imagined.”

This December, Kip heads out on the Tall Tales and …read more

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Free Pet Adoption Event This Friday for UPAWS at Century 21 in Marquette

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Marquette, MI  –  October 23, 2017  –  If you have been thinking long and hard about getting a pet, now is the time! Eagle Mine and Century 21 are giving you the chance to rescue a shelter pet from the Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter for absolutely free! This Friday, October 27th, you can take […]

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Auld Lang Syne, all over again: Keith Urban returns to headline “Music City Midnight” for the second year in a row

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ABC/Image Group LA Keith Urban will be staying close to home this New Year’s Eve. For the second year in a row, the Aussie superstar will headline the annual December 31 festivities in his adopted hometown with a concert known as Music City Midnight: New Year’s Eve in Nashville.

Maren Morris and Carly Pearce will take the stage in Music City’s Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park as well, along with Rock-and-Roll Hall-of-Famers Cheap Trick and the world-renowned Fisk Jubilee Singers.

A hundred thousand people are expected to turn out for the free show, which culminates with the Music City Note Drop …read more

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Relentless: Jason Aldean closes in on $4 million raised to fight breast cancer

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ABC/Image Group LAEver since he lost a close friend to breast cancer early in his career, Jason Aldean has vowed to do all he can to fight the disease…and he’s stayed true to his word.

Friday night, he brought his annual Concert for the Cure to Louisville, Kentucky, donating more than $330,000 to the local chapter of Susan G. Komen for the Cure. In addition to giving a portion of every ticket he sells to the cause, the two-time ACM Entertainer of the Year has also been meeting breast cancer survivors every night on the They Don’t Know Tour.

“These women …read more

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Country star trivia

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Comstock/Thinkstock Country-Music-Hall-of-Famer Jerry Reed enjoyed his first songwriting success in 1960 with “That’s All You Gotta Do,” which was the B-side of this #1 pop hit by then-15-year-old Brenda Lee. Can you name it? ANSWER: “I’m Sorry.”

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Alan and Denise Jackson remember how a chance encounter with Glen Campbell set them on the road to the Hall of Fame

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Terry Wyatt/Getty Images for Country Music Hall Of Fame & MuseumAs Alan Jackson and his wife Denise walked the red carpet before Alan’s induction into the Country Music Hall of Fame on Sunday, they admitted they could hardly believe it was happening.

Denise played a crucial role in helping Alan land his first big break, giving a tape to Glen Campbell at the airport, while she was working as a flight attendant. In the end, Alan landed a writing deal with Glen’s publishing company.

“I mean, it was the first step that led us here,” she reminisced. “You never know in life …read more

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Loretta Lynn stuns the crowd at the Hall of Fame, showing up to induct Alan Jackson during this year’s Medallion Ceremony

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Rick Diamond/Getty Images for Country Music Hall Of Fame & MuseumIt’s a custom that the Country Music Hall of Fame’s new inductees pick who they’d like to officially welcome them into the genre’s most hallowed ranks. When Alan Jackson made his choice, he knew it was a long shot, since the legend he chose had been forced to take the rest of the year off to recover from a stroke she suffered in May.

But as Loretta Lynn surprised the crowd Sunday night at the CMA Theater in Nashville — aided by George Strait — the icon proved her powers of …read more

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Nashville notes

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Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock Kenny Chesney, Toby Keith and Jimmy Buffet are coming together to play the Trying to Reason benefit November 19 at Tucker Civic Center in Tallahassee, Florida. Money raised will go to help victims of the recent hurricanes in Florida, Puerto Rico and other nearby islands.

Florida Georgia Line, Jerrod Neimann, Tyler Farr, Craig Campbell, Canaan Smith and more will play the Shine for Susie show December 4 at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium. Love and Theft‘s Stephen Barker Liles put the benefit for The ALS Association of Tennessee together after his mother was diagnosed with the disease.

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Lee Brice – “Boy” 103-FXD Song of the Day

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Marquette, Michigan – October 23rd, 2017 – Lee Brice – “Boy” is your new music add and song of the day for this Monday on 103-FXD! Lee Brice – “Boy” is a powerful new song and can be heard today on 103-FXD. #1 in NEW Country – 103-FXD and WFXD.com! Be sure to check out […]

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