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Granger Smith Confronts Twitter Scammers Ripping Off Fans

Granger Smith didn't just get angry upon learning about the multiple fake accounts misrepresenting him on Twitter and Facebook, he got answers. During a remarkable episode of his new Granger Smith Podcast, Smith explores the dark world of social media scamming.

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Counterpoint: Airing Randy Travis’ Arrest Video Is a Short-Term Decision With Longterm Consequences

The issue of whether or not media outlets should service the Randy Travis arrest video isn't a legal one. It’s a moral issue.

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Opinion: Montgomery Gentry Needs to Carry On, and This Is How to Do It

Montgomery Gentry have a future without Troy Gentry. While the 50-year-old was vital to the success of the duo, Eddie Montgomery can carry on his legacy without him. In fact he probably should.

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Where Were You When the World Stopped Turning: Country Stars Remember 9/11

"Where were you when the world stopped turning that September day?"

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Troy Gentry Proved Nice Guys Can Finish First

One word kept popping up again and again on Twitter Friday afternoon as the country music community learned of Montgomery Gentry singer Troy Gentry's death: friend.

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It’s Time to Let Fans Impact the CMA and ACM Awards

We've reached an age in which every single person has a platform and an expectation to be heard. No longer are fans willing to accept decisions made by experts or the industry.

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Have Faith, Will Travel: Kip Moore’s Spiritual Journey to ‘Slowheart’

Kip Moore has been labeled 'fire and ice,' but songs from Slowheart, his third studio album, prove he's more complex.

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Point: Billy Currington Is Country Music’s Most Underrated Live Act

2018 marks 15 years of Billy Currington, an artist who has more hits than you realize.

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Josh Abbott Band Didn’t Intend to Make Another Personal Album

The Josh Abbott Band concede that the second half of their latest studio album found some dark spots they didn’t quickly want to revisit. In fact, the group was aiming to make a quasi-sequel to She’s Like Texas (2010) this time around, but life happened.

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Lindsay Ell’s Terrifying, Simplifying, Gratifying Journey to ‘The Project’

Lindsay Ell is 60 percent excited and 40 percent terrified of releasing The Project, her new studio album.

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