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Alan Jackson, Kenny Chesney
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10 Best Work Songs

Chances are the office or the factory is the last thing you want to think about on your day off, but these 10 best work songs are all tributes to the good ol' American work ethic. They're songs about you and your fight to make sure there's food on the table every night. Could there be a better reason for a holiday?

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Forever and Ever, Amen: How Country Music’s Happiest Couples Make Love Last

As we've seen in the headlines lately, it isn't always easy for couples in the music business to work out their problems while living in the glare of the spotlight. But while several prominent couples have gone their separate ways, some of country's happiest unions are still going strong, thanks to true love ... and a lot of hard work.

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Garth Brooks, Darius Rucker, Willie Nelson
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Country Singers Who Played Football

Country music's football pedigree dates back almost 70 years, when one country legend first strapped on his maskless leather helmet to toss the pigskin around.

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Carrie Underwood
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6 Things Fans Learned From Carrie Underwood’s Facebook Chat

It seemed like Carrie Underwood answered each of the several hundred questions lobbed her way during Thursday afternoon's Facebook chat to reveal new music. She got to several dozen, and shared more details about "Smoke Break" and a few other songs from Storyteller. She also opened up about her personal life, and some of her favorite ways to relax.

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Lyrics Uncovered: Dierks Bentley, ‘Riser’

Dierks Bentley's "Riser" lyrics are bringing a triumphant spirit to country radio, and the song is aptly named, since it has defied all of the odds against it since the day it was written.

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Cowboy Casanova

#LetTheGirlsPlay: Song Suffragettes Cover Carrie Underwood’s ‘Cowboy Casanova’ [Watch]

Songs about men who've done you wrong are common at the weekly Song Suffragettes performances in Nashville, so it was fitting that they closed a recent show with one from Carrie Underwood. Watch the group cover "Cowboy Casanova," a song from Underwood's 2009 Play On album.

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Luke Bryan
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Top 10 Luke Bryan Songs

Luke Bryan's best songs are honest, easy to digest observations of life and love, with heaping doses of the singer and Entertainer of the Year's boyish personality added for extra flavor. He's an absolute original capable of turning a goofy story into one we all can't wait to hear again and tell our friends.

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Miranda Lambert
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7 Greatest Moments From WE Fest 2015

You know it's been a pretty great weekend when a collaboration between two country A-listers barely makes the list of the greatest moments from WE Fest 2015.

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#LetTheGirlsPlay: Song Suffragettes Cover Colbie Caillat’s ‘Bubbly’

The up-and-coming young ladies of the Song Suffragettes closed out a recent Nashville performance with a cover of Colbie Caillat's song, "Bubbly."

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Karli Chayne
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#LetTheGirlsPlay: Karli Chayne Shares Stories of Family, Stars and Dreams

Karli Chayne was three years old when she first entered a recording studio, but she didn't really start taking music seriously until she was closer to four. OK, that's an exaggeration, but not by much. Growing up in Bolivar, Mo., the 19-year-old's family were more than supportive. They led the way!

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