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Singer-songwriter Brad Paisley performs in concert during his Country Nation World Tour 2014 at Merriweather Post Pavilion on Thursday, June 12, 2014, in Columbia, Md.

Brad Paisley leaks more music on Twitter

The country star ignored a plea from label bosses not to leak his upcoming single, just days after allowing fans to preview his whole album online.

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Once estranged, LeAnn Rimes’ dad featured on her TV show

The country star and her father have reconciled after she accused him of stealing millions of dollars from her during the early days of her career.

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Kris Kristofferson, Merle Haggard to be honored by ACM

Ronnie Milsap, Carrie Underood, and Toby Keith are also among the country stars slated to be honored by the Academy of Country Music.

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Miranda Lambert working on comedy screenplay

Miranda Lambert is hoping to add screenplay writer and actress to her resumé.

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Dozens of arrests, alleged rape mar Keith Urban concert

Dozens of concertgoers were arrested, more than 40 treated for "alcohol-related" illness, and a 17-year-old girl was reportedly sexually assaulted during a weekend show.

Toby Keith performs at ACM Presents an All-Star Salute to the Troops on Monday, April 7, 2014, in Las Vegas.

Toby Keith is highest-paid country star of 2014

Toby Keith has raked in $65 million since June, 2013, according to editors of Forbes magazine.

Singer-songwriter Brad Paisley performs in concert during his Country Nation World Tour 2014 at Merriweather Post Pavilion on Thursday, June 12, 2014, in Columbia, Md.

Brad Paisley leaks song against record label’s wishes

Brad Paisley has come under fire from executives at his record label after leaking a preview of the songs from his new album.

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

Concert-goes hospitalized during Keith Urban show

Things got a bit crazy at Keith Urban's Massachusetts show on Saturday night.

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CHART TOPPERS: This week’s top country tracks

LISTEN: This week's top country tracks, according to the latest Billboard chart.

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You could have a country star in your fantasy football league

You could impress your friends by telling them the commissioner of your fantasy football league is Florida Georgia Line.

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Kenny Chesney helps fans gets tickets after website crashes

The country music superstar has solved a ticketing mix up caused by a glitch on his website for his only live show of 2014.

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Luke Bryan offering all-expenses paid trip to one lucky troop

The "Drunk On You" hitmaker is showing his gratitude to U.S. troops by giving them a chance to win a trip to attend one of his shows.

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Jason Aldean fan found dead after concert

The 22-year-old's body was discovered after the concert in a local landfill among trash from the stadium.

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Alan Jackson lands Country Music Hall exhibit

Beginning on Aug. 29, fans will be able to visit the exhibition chronicling his rise to fame.

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Elvis’ library card, script up for sale

A library card signed by Elvis Presley in seventh grade is expected to be among the hottest items at an auction at his Memphis mansion next month.

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Shania Twain will end her Vegas run in December

The country star will end a two-year Vegas residency later this year.

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Tim McGraw brushes off concert slap

The country star says video of him slapping a female fan at a concert was blown out of proportion, calling it an "unfortunate situation."

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Man gets probation in Taylor Swift trespassing

A Massachusetts man has been ordered to stay away from the singer after being convicted of trespassing.

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CHART TOPPERS: This week’s top country tracks

LISTEN: This week's top country tracks, according to the latest Billboard chart.

Tim McGraw performs during the CMA Fest at LP Field on Thursday], June 5, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn.

Tim McGraw’s publicist plays down fan slapping video

Watch the video that appears to show Tim McGraw slapping a female fan at a concert.

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