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New music now comes out on Fridays

For decades, new music releases came out on Tuesdays, but not anymore.

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Turn it down: Study says millions at risk for hearing loss

A new study shows almost half of all 12 to 35-year-olds listen to unsafe levels of music on their personal audio devices or cellphones.

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This week’s top country tracks

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

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Grand Ole Opry gets historic designation

The building that houses the heart of country music has an official place in American history.

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Josh Gracin loses music rights in divorce

The former "American Idol" star has been embroiled in a bitter battle with his ex.

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Las Vegas plans Elvis exhibit

It opens 59 years to the day since the King first performed in Las Vegas.

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Christina Aguilera hopes ‘Nashville’ gig boosts her country street cred

The "Beautiful" hitmaker is determined to challenge Blake Shelton to land aspiring country singers for her team on the new season of "The Voice."

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Garth Brooks surprises fans with intimate club gig

Brooks hit the stage for the "secret" show at the city's Marathon Music Works.

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Willie Nelson and Alison Krauss plan tour

They are teaming up again to visit nine cities on the West Coast.

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WATCH: Tim McGraw’s moving Oscar tribute to Glen Campbell

Tim McGraw performed the Oscar-nominated "I'm Not Gonna Miss You" at the 87th Academy Awards.

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Music connects ailing Glen Campbell and daughter Ashley

Although she can't have a typical conversation with her father, Campbell's daughter says she's able to speak to him through music.

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Thomas Rhett, Cole Swindel among ACM new artist nominees

The list was unveiled at the end of January but the competitors for the final category for New Artist of the Year were put to a public vote.

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Willie Nelson to star in new film

The country music veteran is set to star alongside actress Charlotte Rampling in a new movie filmed on his private ranch in Texas.

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Trisha Yearwood and Garth Brooks plan first ACM fundraiser

The country couple will host the inaugural ACM Lifting Lives fundraising gala in April.

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Taylor Swift & Jimmy Fallon dancing on the Jumbotron

The "Blank Space" hitmaker loves hanging out with the "Tonight Show" host and getting caught on the dance cam.

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Grateful Dead duo, Toby Keith, Cyndi Lauper among Songwriters Hall inductees

Jerry Garcia and Robert Hunter, country music star Toby Keith and "Time After Time" singer Cyndi Lauper will be inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame.

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Trisha Yearwood launching furniture collection

The Trisha Yearwood Home Collection will debut this spring.

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Singers avoid duets with Kelly Clarkson like ‘the plague’

The "American Idol" star insists she has a difficult time persuading singers to duet with her.

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Willie Nelson autobiography to detail life on – and off – stage

"It's a Long Story: My Life" is due out this spring.

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Attendance is skyrocketing at the Country Music Hall of Fame

The hall of fame reports attendance last year rose 45 percent.

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