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Miranda Lambert, Keith Urban
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Keith Urban (Feat. Miranda Lambert), ‘We Were Us’ [Listen]

Two artists not known for their duets come together on Keith Urban's 'We Were Us.' The second single from 'Fuse' features Miranda Lambert as co-lead vocalist. It'd be woefully inaccurate to call this simply a "guest appearance," as it's her voice that opens the song. 

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Hank Williams, Jr. (Feat. Merle Haggard), ‘I Think I’ll Just Stay Here and Drink’ [Listen]

Hank Williams, Jr. and Merle Haggard collaborate for a remake of Haggard's early '80s hit, 'I Think I'll Just Stay Here and Drink,' and turn it into half the song it used to be -- literally. The new version is half as long, but fans will say it's every bit as rebellious.

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Thomas Rhett
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Thomas Rhett to Headline the 2013 Taste of Country Christmas Tour

One of country music's hottest newcomers will headline the third annual Taste of Country Christmas Tour. Thomas Rhett is primed to take the stage for the 11 shows that reach deep into Texas, Oklahoma, and Louisiana this November and December. It's okay -- the 'It Goes Like This' singer says he's used to being on the road during the holidays. 

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Billy McKnight and Zander
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Mindy McCready’s Ex, Billy McKnight, Wins Custody of Son Zander – Exclusive Interview

Mindy McCready's 7-year-old son Zander is coming home to live with his father. Billy McKnight was involved in a lengthy custody dispute that wrapped up last Friday (July 12), with a decision to let the boy live with the Florida-based singer and his new wife.

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See the 2013 Taste of Country Music Festival in Pictures!

Three days, over a dozen of country music's top artists and 23,000 screaming country music fans helped make the first-ever Taste of Country Music Festival an undeniable success. Headliners Willie Nelson, Trace Adkins and Lady Antebellum led the way in 2013, but the fans were every bit as important to the party as the music.

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Brad Paisley
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Brad Paisley Announced as 2014 Taste of Country Music Festival Headliner

Get ready for '14. The first of what will be an amazing lineup for the 2014 Taste of Country Music Festival has been announced. Brad Paisley will headline one of the three nights in Hunter Mountain, N.Y. next year. The big news was revealed just before this final set at this year's inaugural festival. Next year's event will run Friday, Saturday and Sunday, June 13-15, 2014.

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Parmalee
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Thousands Brave the Rain to Enjoy Willie Nelson + More at 2013 Taste of Country Festival – Day 1 Pictures

Heavy rain showers didn't stop country music fans who'd come from all over to see Willie Nelson on Thursday night. Thousands packed Hunter Mountain in New York for the inaugural Taste of Country Music Festival. Ponchos, umbrellas, cold beverages and great country music kept fans in good spirits while the LoCash Cowboys, Parmalee and Nelson took the stage.

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Montgomery Gentry, Justin Moore, Dustin Lynch
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Watch a Live Stream of the Taste of Country Music Festival!

The inaugural Taste of Country Music Festival kicks off this week. For those in attendance, that means live performances from Lady Antebellum, Trace Adkins, Willie Nelson and many more. If you can't make it -- Hunter Mountain can only hold so many country fans, after all -- you can still watch the fun live, online via a stream from the venue. 

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Worst Dressed ACM Awards
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2013 ACM Awards Worst Dressed Pictures

Fashion no-nos at the 2013 ACM Awards included one artist who went back in time for her dress and another who was apparently inspired by Dracula. The Worst Dressed at the ACMs list features at least one superstar who is more regularly found on Best Dressed collections, proving that everyone is vulnerable to an oopsie. From one plain Jane to one hot mess, these folks who were worst dressed at country's biggest party will want to rethink their approach for next year. 

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Best Dressed ACM Awards
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2013 ACM Awards Best Dressed Pictures

Superstars played it safe, while country newcomers took chances that mostly paid off to make the Best Dressed List at the 2013 ACM Awards in Las Vegas. Keith Urban, Tim McGraw and Taylor Swift looked great, but all three came with looks fans have seen before. Newcomers like Scotty McCreery and Easton Corbin showed the style this season calls for.

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