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You Think You Know Carrie Underwood?

Carrie Underwood has been a mainstay in country music since winning Season 4 of 'American Idol' in 2005. Unlike artists who scraped their way to the top, the 31-year-old became an instant superstar, but she has more than the reality show to thank. The star's powerhouse vocals are what she's known for, and they've solidified her presence in the industry. However, we're betting there's more to this gorgeous blonde than you know ...

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Garth Brooks Praises Jason Aldean

Garth Brooks might be one of the most successful artists of all time in country music, but he admits even he is a fan sometimes. The singer shared at a press conference last week, before the opening night of his world tour, that he has a lot of respect for one of the current reigning hitmakers.

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Tim McGraw Takes Over Taste of Country

Tim McGraw's 'Sundown Heaven Town' album will be available on Tuesday (Sept. 16), a fact readers of Taste of Country will hardly miss. The singer has taken over the No. 1 country music news site on the web, agreeing to roll out exclusive interviews and content each day over the next two weeks.

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Sheryl Crow, RaeLynn, Jana Kramer and Others Launch Hunger Action Month

It was one of the most star-studded events in Nashville, and it was all for a worthwhile cause. Sheryl Crow and Jana Kramer, along with rapper 50 Cent, joined forces at the Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee, in partnership with Feeding America, on Tuesday (Sept. 9) to participate in the first-ever volunteer packing event, helping families in need across the state.

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Kacey Musgraves, ‘Merry Go ‘Round’ — Story Behind the Song

Kacey Musgraves' debut single, 'Merry Go 'Round,' reached the Top 10 on the country charts and was also named one of the Top 50 songs of 2012 (in all genres) by Rolling Stone magazine, which singled it out as a "bleak-but-clever take on small-town inertia and ennui."

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Lee Brice Won’t Stand for Slander, Responds to Fan’s False Accusations

If there's one thing that Lee Brice won't tolerate, it's lies. After a fan falsely accused the 'I Don't Dance' hitmaker of drinking too much before taking the stage at a recent show, he responded angrily, later speaking out about how slanderous accusations such as that really "burn him up."

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Keith Urban, Band and Crew Pay Tribute to ‘Faithful’ Fans in Hilarious Video [Watch]

Keith Urban rallied his band, crew and supporting acts to make a sweet video paying tribute to fans, and in the 3 minute, 45 seconds of pure entertainment, they lip synch to Journey's 'Faithfully.' It's the perfect combination of heartfelt and hilarious!

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#NextUp: Dustin Lynch Lays Down ‘Where It’s At’ Acoustic [Watch]

Dustin Lynch's sophomore album 'Where It's At' dropped Tuesday (Sept. 9), and the lead single just so happens to be the title song. So, naturally, when the rising star stopped by the Taste of Country studio to perform, he had to give us an incredible acoustic version of the big hit.

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Dierks Bentley Says CMA Album of the Year Nod is ‘Most Special’

Dierks Bentley is nominated for five CMA Awards, including one for Male Vocalist of the Year, making him the top male nominee. But of all his nominations -- which also include ones for Song of the Year, Single of the Year and Music Video of the Year -- he says it's the Album of the Year nod for his No.1 album 'Riser,' which was released earlier this year, that means the most to him.

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You Think You Know Florida Georgia Line?

Florida Georgia Line seemingly came out of nowhere when 'Cruise' became a radio hit in 2012. Brian Kelley and Tyler Hubbard exploded onto the scene and were quickly rubbing elbows with Luke Bryan and rapper Nelly. But overnight success? Hardly. Find out the unlikely place these two got their start in this edition of 'You Think You Know Country.'

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Kenny Chesney Releases ‘The Big Revival’ [LISTEN]

Kenny Chesney has released the third tune from his new album, 'The Big Revival.' The superstar debuted the title song online on Monday (Sept. 8).

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Kellie Pickler to Release Pink Vinyl for Breast Cancer Awareness

Kellie Pickler has been a vocal supporter of breast cancer awareness and research, even shaving her head in solidarity with her friend Summer, who was diagnosed with the disease in 2012. Now, she is releasing her latest album, 'The Woman I Am,' on pink vinyl on Sept. 30, with proceeds going to Gilda's House, a community-centered home for those dealing with cancer, in memory of comedian Gilda Radner.

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