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FILE - In a Jan. 7, 2011, file photo, Country Music Hall of Fame member and Grammy Award winner Ray Price celebrates his 86th birthday by performing in Bullard Texas. Price, one of country music's most popular and influential singers and bandleaders who had more than 100 hits and was one of the last living connections to Hank Williams, died Monday, Dec. 16, 2013. He was 87.

Ray Price’s widow opens up after loss

Ray Price's widow refused to leave her house for four months in the aftermath of her husband's death.

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Blake Shelton wins ‘The Voice’ again

The "Boys 'Round Here" hitmaker's country protegeé Craig Wayne Boyd won a recording contract and $100,000 cash prize.

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Luke Bryan a triple winner at American Country Countdown Awards

The "Crash My Party" hitmaker had a good night at the inaugural awards show.

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Dolly Parton still a fan of plastic surgery

The "9 to 5" hitmaker is determined to do whatever it takes to continue looking good for the rest of her life.

Keith Urban arrives at the 56th annual GRAMMY Awards at Staples Center on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, in Los Angeles.

Learn to play guitar like Keith Urban

Fans can learn how to play the guitar from the country music star himself.

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Loretta Lynn opening for Jack White in Nashville

The "Coal Miner's Daughter" singer became friends with White when he produced her acclaimed record "Van Lear Rose" in 2004.

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Country acts discuss drug references in songs

Country musicians are pushing the boundaries with songs that have obvious drug references.

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Taylor Swift retains top spot on Billboard chart

The singer continued her reign at the top, with AC/DC and Mary J. Blige among the top 10 records this week.

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U2 top the 2014 albums list

Miranda Lambert, Beyoncé, and Bruce Springsteen are also ranked among the year's best.

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Jason Aldean is only platinum-selling country artist of 2014

The "Burnin' It Down "hitmaker is the only country artist to sell more than 1 million records this year.

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Lee Ann Womack slept through her Grammy nomination

She says being nominated for her "The Way I'm Livin'" album makes her feel like "real music still matters."

A Grammy Award statuette is photographed, Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2008 in Chicago.

Sam Smith, Beyoncé lead Grammy nominees

It took 12 hours to announce all the Grammy nominees. Find out if your favorite artist made the cut.

This photo provided by DICK’S Sporting Goods shows Carrie Underwood wearing her own line of athletic wear with DICK’S Sporting Goods, called Calia by Carrie Underwood, which matches up her love of fashion and fitness.

Carrie Underwood launches sportswear line

Carrie Underwood is adding fashion designer to her resume by launching a line of athletic wear.

Jana Kramer arrives at the 48th annual CMA Awards at the Bridgestone Arena on Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn.

Jana Kramer engaged after three months of dating

Jana Kramer has accepted football player Michael Caussin's marriage proposal after just three months of dating.

n this photo provided by the Las Vegas News Bureau, country music stars Reba McEntire, center, poses with Ronnie Dunn, left, and Kix Brooks, of the duo Brooks & Dunn, Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014, in the Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas The stars are joining forces to become the newest headliners on the Las Vegas Strip. The 12 show dates at Caesars Palace, called "Together in Vegas," open June 2015.

Brooks & Dunn reunite for Reba residency in Las Vegas

Reba McEntire has brought Kix Brooks and Ronnie Dunn back together as part of an all-star showcase in Sin City.

Lucy Hale arrives at the 48th annual CMA Awards at the Bridgestone Arena on Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn.

Lucy Hale to headline first-ever tour

Lucy Hale is riding the success of "You Sound Good to Me" with her first tour.

Luke Bryan poses in the press room with the award for entertainer of the year at the 48th annual CMA Awards at the Bridgestone Arena on Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn.

Luke Bryan cancels live commitments to mourn

Singer Luke Bryan has pulled out of plans to perform at the Country Music Television Artists of the Year show to mourn the death of his brother-in-law.

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Jennifer Nettles declares herself ‘queen’ of Christmas

Nettles will host tonight's broadcast of the "CMA Country Christmas" special for a fifth year.

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Kenny Chesney lands special honor at inaugural ACC awards

The singer will be honored for his career accomplishments at the first ever American Country Countdown Awards.

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Miranda Lambert raises $66K for animal shelter

Among the auctioned items was a customized Ram 1500 Laramie Longhorn truck just like her own.

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Ray Price’s widow opens up after loss

FILE - In a Jan. 7, 2011, file photo, Country Music Hall of Fame member and Grammy Award winner Ray Price celebrates his 86th birthday by performing in Bullard Texas. Price, one of country music's most popular and influential singers and bandleaders who had more than 100 hits and was one of the last living connections to Hank Williams, died Monday, Dec. 16, 2013. He was 87.

Ray Price's widow refused to leave her house for four months in the aftermath of her husband's death.

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