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Kitty Wells Death Sparks Tributes From Country Greats

17th July 2012

The death of country music singer Kitty Wells has been reported by the Los Angeles Times today (July 17, 2012). Kitty, 92, was one of the first influential and successful female country singers, who scored...

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Marty Stuart Collects Country Award

6th October 2007

Country singer MARTY STUART was presented with the Country Music Association's Joe Talbot Award on Wednesday (03Oct07). The 49-year-old collected the award, honouring his work preserving country music memorabilia, at the Tennessee State Museum in...

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The Things They Say 4454

13th April 2007

"So many prominent things and prominent people in American history took place in that house - everyone from Billy Graham to Bob Dylan went into that house." Johnny Cash's former neighbour MARTY STUART is devastated...

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Country Stars Call For Vintage Performance Preservation

9th February 2007

LEANN RIMES has joined a host of fellow country music stars to petition for better preservation of vintage country performances. The singer kicked off the The Soul of Country, this year's (07) Grammy Foundation Music...

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Lost Cash Track Makes Its Way To Wagoner 25 Years Late

7th December 2006

A lost JOHNNY CASH tune is to be featured on country legend PORTER WAGONER's new album - 25 years after the RING OF FIRE singer wrote it for his pal. Cash wrote COMMITTED TO PARKVIEW...

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Mcmurtry Nominations Make It A Great Year For Americana Family

17th June 2006

Oscar-winning screenwriter and novelist LARRY MCMURTRY's singer/songwriter son JAMES has topped the nominees for the fifth annual Americana Honors + Awards. The country/folk star, whose father co-wrote the screenplay for BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN, scored three nominations...

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Cash's Son Remembers His Parents On New Gospel Album

16th March 2006

JOHNNY CASH's favourite gospel song has been re-recorded by his son as a tribute to the survivors of Hurricane Katrina. JOHN CARTER CASH teamed up with gospel group THE MIGHTY CLOUDS OF JOY to record...

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Bentley Stunned By Grand Ole Opry Surprise

27th July 2005

Singer DIERKS BENTLEY was stunned to become the latest inducted member of country music mecca the Grand Ole Opry when MARTY STUART interrupted a concert in Los Angeles last night (26JUL05) to give him the...

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Scruggs Honoured

3rd March 2005

Country and bluegrass legend EARL SCRUGGS is to be presented with an honorary doctorate from scholars at America's Berklee College of Music on 15 March (05). More than 150 Berklee students are expected to...

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Marty Stuart Serves Jail Time

7th July 2004

LATEST: Country maverick MARTY STUART has been handed a two-day prison sentence after pleading guilty to drink driving charges in Tennessee. A 27 July (04) court date was initially set to respond to the...

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Marty Stuart Charged With Drink Driving

24th June 2004

Country star MARTY STUART has been charged with drink driving - after police were called to an accident in Hendersonville, Tennessee on Wednesday (23JUN04). The WHISKY AIN'T WORKIN' singer was arrested at the scene...

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