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Thomas Rhett and his wife, Lauren Akins, celebrate eight years of marriage on Monday (Oct. 12), and the singer acknowledged the big milestone — and his wife — on social media with a sweet family snapshot and a romantic message. “I seriously feel like we got married six months ago,” he says, speaking to Lauren directly. ”I have loved every
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Shane McAnally is one of the most prolific and talented songwriters working in country music today. If you (somehow) haven’t heard his name, you’ve definitely heard his work: The frequent collaborator with Kacey Musgraves, Kenny Chesney, Brandy Clark and Sam Hunt has notched dozens of songwriting- and production-related awards nominations, from Grammys to ACM Awards. It’s tough
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Women in country music have historically had a lot to say, across a wide spectrum of politics and experiences. The genre’s female artists have, for decades, produced thought-provoking art. Many country women have used their music to make a statement: about different views of womanhood, relationships, double standards and life in general. They come from
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Starting her career in the early 1960s, Dottie West stormed onto the country music scene and made history. The first woman to win a Grammy Awards trophy, with “Here Comes My Baby,” West went on to record some of the genre’s most popular duets of the decade alongside artists like Jim Reeves. In the late 1970s, West
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Nearly 50 years after her country music debut, Tanya Tucker is having a moment — or, should we say, another moment. The two-time winner at the 2020 Grammy Awards thrilled her longtime fans, and make a new generation of them, with her 2019 album Bring My Flowers Now. Many country singers would give anything to have a hit like
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Many country singers would give anything to have a hit like Tanya Tucker‘s “Delta Dawn” in their repertoire. But the crazy thing about Tucker’s discography isn’t just that she repeated the success of “Delta Dawn” over and over again: It’s that her career kicked off with that song when she was just 13 years old.
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