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Johnny Gimble, Former ACM Awards Fiddler of the Year, Dead at 88

Gimble had suffered a series of strokes since 1999.

05/11/2015

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As the ACM Awards Head to Dallas, Here Are 9 Things to Know about Texas Music

To get you ready for the ACMs being in Texas this year, we’ve put together a list of nine things you need to know about Texas music.

04/17/2015

Garth Brooks

Taylor Swift, Garth Brooks Among ACM 50th Anniversary Milestone Award Recipients

Brooks and Dunn, Reba, Miranda Lambert, George Strait and Kenny Chesney are also among the seven artists honored by the Academy of Country Music with its 50th Anniversary Milestone Award.

03/25/2015

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ACM Awards: Garth Brooks, Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert, More to Perform

The Academy of Country Music Awards are a month away and the first performers have just been announced.

03/11/2015

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‘One Piece at a Time': 5 Great Songs by the Late, Great Wayne Kemp

The late Wayne Kemp wrote songs for many legendary artists including Johnny Cash, George Jones, George Strait, Conway Twitty and Johnny Paycheck.

03/11/2015

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Radio.com Minimation: Jason Aldean Calls George Strait ‘a Huge Influence’

Aldean said that sharing the stage with George Strait “was definitely one of the highlights of my career.” Watch the animated interview.

01/12/2015

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Taylor Swift Unites Republicans & Democrats, Facebook Study Shows

Most loved by Democrats? The Beatles. George Strait on the opposite end of the spectrum.

10/29/2014

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George Strait’s Final ‘Cowboy Rides Away’ Show Gets Live Album Release

On Sept. 16, King George will release ‘The Cowboy Rides Away: Live from AT&T Stadium’ album which will include 20-tracks performed during his last performance on June 7 live in Texas.

08/19/2014

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George Strait, Billy Joel, Cher Top Midyear List of 2014 Highest-Grossing North American Tours

Published by Pollstar, the list features the 100 highest-grossing concert tours in the first half of 2014. Justin Timberlake, Celine Dion, Bruce Springsteen and Bruno Mars also make the top ten.

07/14/2014

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George Strait’s Final ‘Cowboy Rides Away’ Concert Breaks Attendance Record

This past Saturday, Strait performed the final show on his two-year Cowboy Rides Away Tour. And for the occasion he was joined by nearly 105,000 fans. See the full set list from the record-breaking three-hour show.

06/09/2014

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Country Artists ‘Salute the Troops’ in TV Special

Toby Keith, Carrie Underwood, Luke Bryan, George Strait, Merle Haggard, Hunter Hayes and The Band Perry are just some of the artists who perform on their own or alongside members of the military during tonight’s “All-Star Salute to the Troops.”

05/20/2014

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The 2015 ACM Awards in Texas Are Already Sold Out

The 50th ACM Awards will be held next year not in Las Vegas but in Texas. And now the Academy has announced that tickets for that event are already sold out.

04/16/2014

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Why George Strait Is the ACM Entertainer of the Year

By winning the ACM Entertainer of the Year award, Strait proved that, while he may be winding down his final concert tour, the cowboy isn’t ready to ride away just yet.

04/07/2014

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The Best Moments of the 2014 ACM Awards

The Academy of Country Music’s 49th Annual Awards were broadcast out of the MGM Grand in Las Vegas again this year, with special performances in nearby Mandalay Bay. Here are the biggest moments from the show.

04/06/2014

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ACM Awards Ceremony to Include Band Perry Performance, Merle Haggard Tribute

The Band Perry will officially kick off the 2014 ACM Awards with a performance of their latest single. Also, two Entertainer of the Year nominees artists will pay tribute to Merle Haggard.

03/28/2014

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ACM Awards Performers to Include Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert, Blake Shelton, George Strait & More

Nominees Aldean, Bryan, Lambert, Shelton, Strait, Keith Urban and the Band Perry will perform live from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas during the 49th ACM Awards on April 6.

03/06/2014

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