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Remember When Keith Urban and B.B. King Led an All-Star Jam? [Watch]

A few country stars had a chance to jam with B.B. King over the years, but none got the opportunity Keith Urban had in 2009. The country picker and the blues great led an all-star jam at the Grammys that year. King died at the age of 89 on Thursday night (May 14).

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Fiddle Legend Johnny Gimble Dead at 88

Legendary fiddle player Johnny Gimble has passed away. Nashville's Tennessean newspaper reports the influential Western Swing musician died on Saturday (May 9), just weeks before his 89th birthday.

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Opry Veteran Ruth Poe Weir Dead at 90

Former Grand Ole Opry cast member Ruth Poe Weir has passed away at the age of 90.

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11 Legends Who Died Before Their Time

Death is an inevitable truth for all people, but somehow it's more tragic when it's unexpected, as is the case with these country singers who died before their time.

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Elvis Presley Songwriter Sid Tepper Dies

Sid Tepper wrote hundred of songs for stars like Frank Sinatra, the Beatles, Jeff Beck and Ray Charles, but it’s the 40-plus songs he wrote for Elvis Presley that he’s best remembered for. The native New Yorker died on Friday (April 24) at the age of 96.

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Willie Nelson’s Brother Dies

Willie Nelson's brother, Ira Doyle Nelson Jr., has died. The country legend says it happened on Wednesday (April 15). He was 77 years old.

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‘Dukes of Hazzard’ Actor James Best Dead at 88

Actor James Best, who was best known for his role on TV's The Dukes of Hazzard, has passed away.

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Alan Jackson’s Mother-in-Law Dies

Alan Jackson’s mother-in-law, Nell Brown Jackson, has died. According to the obituary, the 94-year-old Georgia native "peacefully met her savior" on Friday morning (April 3).

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Original Lynyrd Skynyrd Drummer Bob Burns Dead at 64

Founding Lynyrd Skynyrd drummer Bob Burns was killed in a car accident on Friday night (April 3). He was 64 years old.

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Songwriter Sandy Mason Dead at 71

Hit Nashville songwriter Sandy Mason has passed away at the age of 71.

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