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Rucker, Little Big Town to announce CMA nominees

Darius Rucker and Little Big Town will announce the nominees for "The 48th Annual CMA Awards."

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CHART TOPPERS: This week’s top country tracks

LISTEN: This week's top country tracks, according to the latest Billboard charts.

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George Strait’s farewell concert airs tonight

The two-hour special, "George Strait: The Cowboy Rides Away," features an all-star tribute and a look back at the legend's career.

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Josh Gracin returns to stage after suicide scare

The former "American Idol" contestant caused concern after suggesting he was thinking about taking his own life.

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Taylor Swift picks up 2 new chart records with ‘Shake It Off’

The star's new single, "Shake It Off" is expected to debut at No. 1 on this week's Billboard Hot 100 countdown.

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Naomi Judd selling memorabilia for charity

Among the items up for sale is the outfit she wore to the '91 ACM Awards, where she picked up the Top Vocal Duet award with daughter Wynonna.

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Florida Georgia Line singer launching clothing line

Brian Kelley is creating a new clothing line with his wife, Brittney Marie Cole Kelley.

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Chely Wright wants fans to fund new album

The "Shut Up and Drive" hitmaker is seeking to raise $175,000 by Oct. 9 to cover the costs of the project.

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Musicians blast NFL’s ‘pay to play’ Super Bowl plan

Managers for Metallica and John Legend are among the artists who say that halftime is not for sale.

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PHOTOS: MTV Video Music Awards

The MTV Video Music Awards continued its tradition of sweet and shocking moments.

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Pop’s ladies lead MTV VMAs with raunchy moves, tears

With some twerking and shaking, the leading ladies of pop music dominated the MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday.

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You can email Brad Paisley

Remember earlier this summer when Brad Paisley leaked tracks off his upcoming album? Revenge is a dish best served via email.

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CHART TOPPERS: This week’s top country tracks

LISTEN: This week's top country tracks, according to the latest Billboard charts.

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Johnny Cash’s daughter to release book

The book, started in 1995, contains tales of Cash's favorite childhood memories.

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Garth Brooks breaks his own ticket record

The country star has broken his own concert sales record with an 10-night run in Chicago.

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Man dies after assault at Hank Williams, Jr. concert

A 55-year-old concertgoer was allegedly pushed to the ground during the show, hitting his head on the concrete floor.

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‘Awesome Mix’ of ’70s hits holds top Billboard spot

The "Awesome Mix" of retro songs featured in "Guardians of the Galaxy" topped the weekly album chart for a second week.

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Graceland tour goes digital

Elvis Presley probably never dreamed of people walking through his house with handheld computers.

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Academy of Country Music book dedicated to awards

The Academy of Country Music is issuing a commemorative book dedicated to the ACM Awards.

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Motley Crue and country come together in ‘Outlaws’

Country artists, including Florida Georgia Line, Rascal Flatts, and LeAnn Rimes are covering the rock 'n' roll band.

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Kirsten Dunst criticizes Apple over naked photo leak

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Kirsten Dunst arrives at the 'Charles James: Beyond Fashion' Costume Institute Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Kirsten Dunst was among a number of celebrities targeted by a hacker who published reams of explicit personal pictures on the Internet.

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U.S. forces carry out operation against al Shabaab

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U.S. military forces carried out an operation on Monday against al Shabaab militants in Somalia.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

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Here is a look at the sports news you'll be talking about today, Tuesday, Sept. 2.