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Country Songs Inspired By World Tragedies
Country singers are known for being storytellers -- trying to spin meaning out of heartbreak and hard times.
Kelsea Ballerini’s Grandparents Die Within Two Days of Each Other
Kelsea Ballerini's grandmother and grandfather passed away less than 48 hours apart.
Country Artists Wearing the American Flag [PICTURES]
Country music is as American as football / apple pie / insert-any-other-cliche-phrase-here, so it makes sense that, from time to time, the genre's artists would don some patriotic clothing.
Outside Projects Make Zac Brown Band More Creative Together
Jimmy De Martini and John Driskell Hopkins explain why it's important for them and the other Zac Brown Band members to pursue solo projects.