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Making of Harder To Do
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Writing Heartbreak Under Pressure: The Making of ‘Harder to Do’ [Watch]

The key to creating a song under pressure is finding common ground, and that’s what Lena Stone, Tenille Arts and Jessica Roadcap did — and quickly — before writing “Harder to Do.”

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#LetTheGirlsPlay: Lacy Green Is Learning to Be Less Personal

A songwriter knows that what’s great today could be forgotten tomorrow. Lacy Green is learning this.

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5 Unforgettable Steven Tyler Moments

This list of 5 Unforgettable Steven Tyler Moments proves his new album and country tour is more than a passing fancy.

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Chase Bryant Previews His Debut Album: ‘The Music Is Honest’

Chase Bryant is hard at work on his debut album. The singer recently released his new single "Room to Breathe" to country radio, and says he's still finding the right sound and feel for his album.

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Worst Movies Featuring Country Stars

Just because you can do something, it doesn't always mean that you should. Some of country music's favorite singers found that out the hard way when they appeared in some movies that ... let's just say, might not have turned out as well as they hoped.

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Country Stars Who Have Lost Weight [Pictures]

Country stars are under a lot of pressure to look beautiful at all times, but that's not necessarily why these country stars decided to lose weight. Most just wanted to feel healthier when they woke up each morning, while at least one star's slim figure came as a result of giving up booze and cigarettes.

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Three Strangers Have Three Hours to Write a Hit: The Making of ‘Drive’

When you’ve got a very short amount of time to write a great song, you pick an idea and run with it right? Krysta Nick, Amber DeLaCruz and Hailey Steele tried that, and then with less than 60 minutes remaining in their YouTube pop-up space, they decided to go a totally different direction.

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Stunning! See Country Music Beauties in Bikinis

We're used to seeing country music's top females in jeans and boots, or in evening gowns at awards shows. But bikinis? Our Country Music Beauties swimsuit edition finds stars like Carrie Underwood and LeAnn Rimes having fun in the sun, poolside or by the beach.

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Top 10 Independence Day Songs

Nothing brings out the patriotism in us like Independence Day, and nobody loves the red, white and blue like country music stars.

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Country Proud: See Artists Wearing the American Flag

While a few country artists only wear the American flag on special occasions, others will pull out a patriotic jacket, tank top or guitar whenever the mood strikes them. Country music leads all genres in terms of patriotism, so it's not surprising to find many pictures of the biggest artists wearing the American flag over the last ten years.

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