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#LetTheGirlsPlay: Song Suffragettes Perform Kenny Chesney/Uncle Kracker Mashup

Five of Nashville's most up-and-coming female artists pay homage to Kenny Chesney and Uncle Kracker in this #LetTheGirlsPlay clip.

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Kelsea Ballerini Talks About Her First Times

Kelsea Ballerini has released her First Time album, featuring the hit single "Love Me Like You Mean It." The breakthrough country female is known for her sweet voice and sharp songwriting, for being friends with Taylor Swift and for her quirky — and very willing — storytelling. So Taste of Country asked about some of her other first times.

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Zac Brown Says His Wife Is His Rock

Zac Brown heads up one of the most successful acts in country music today, but he says much of the credit goes to someone who's mostly out of the spotlight — his wife, Shelly.

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Luke Bryan Gets First Look at His Country Music Hall of Fame Exhibit

Luke Bryan celebrated a special evening with family and friends at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum on Wednesday (May 20). The ACM/CMA Entertainer of the Year was smiling ear to ear as he took his first look at the Luke Bryan: Dirt Road Diary exhibit.

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Do Record Reviews Matter in the Age of Social Media?

The record review used to be one of the most important pieces of coverage an artist could hope for in terms of career advancement, but that's changed significantly in the digital age. With music so readily available for consumers to experience for themselves, it begs the question: do record reviews really even matter anymore?

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Colt Ford on His Dramatic Weight Loss

Colt Ford is getting slim for the summer. The singer says he made the decision himself, and his efforts to lose weight have revolved around discipline.

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Logan Mize Introduces Fans to His ‘Hot Rod’ in New ‘Road to a Good Time’ Episode

Logan Mize‘s video series Road to a Good Time takes fans behind the scenes to get to know the artist a little better. But in this fourth episode, Mize introduces us to someone else ... a "hot rod" he lovingly refers to as Glenn.

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Reba McEntire Performs ‘Going Out Like That’ on the Opry [Exclusive Premiere]

Reba McEntire sang her latest hit, "Going Out Like That," on the Grand Ole Opry recently, and Taste of Country readers are getting an exclusive look at the performance.

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Brantley Gilbert on Song About the Fight That Almost Killed Him

There are just five new songs on the Platinum edition of Brantley Gilbert's new Just as I Am album, but included is a collaboration with one of hip-hop's finest, the true-to-life story of a drunk dial gone right and a song about a fight that almost killed the singer.

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You Think You Know the Band Perry?

The Band Perry moved around a bit when they were young, but when it came time to begin their career, they were in the right place at the right time. Do you know about the trio's early Garth Brooks connection?

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