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Kelsea Ballerini Reveals Track Listing for Debut Album, ‘The First Time’

Kelsea Ballerini is announcing the track listing for her hotly-anticipated debut album, The First Time, exclusively via Taste of Country.

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Courtney Cole Finds Love in ‘Drunk’ Video [Exclusive Premiere]

Country newcomer Courtney Cole says she wanted her music video for "Drunk" to feel like a big, Mardi Gras-inspired party. So she called up her best friends and roped her band (although, they came willingly) for the clip, available for the first time during this Taste of Country exclusive premiere.

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KICK-FM Pick the Hit: Eric Church vs. Blake Shelton

Eric Church is now a three week "Pick the Hit" winner, having beaten Kacey Musgraves in last weeks' voting. Eric will now take on Blake Shelton in his final week, win or lose.

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American Idol You Think You Know

You Think You Know ‘American Idol’?

Since American Idol debuted in 2002, there have been over two dozen country contestants, but only two winners. This You Think You Know Country? answers the question ... "What the heck happened to them all?"

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Five Fun Facts About ACM Entertainer of the Year Nominee Luke Bryan [Watch]

The 50th ACM Awards are coming up Sunday, April 19 and in the coming days we'll be highlighting Entertainer of the Year nominees with five fun facts about each, starting with Luke Bryan.

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Eric Church, Kacey Musgraves
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KICK-FM Pick the Hit: Eric Church vs. Kacey Musgraves

Eric Church took down Eli Young Band in "Pick the Hit" voting last week, making him a two week winner, and he'll go for a third against challenger Kacey Musgraves.

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Garth Brooks Comments on Sony Head Gary Overton’s Resignation

When Sony CEO Gary Overton stepped aside this week it shocked the country music industry, and some of the label's artists. Garth Brooks says he got the news long after it was made public, and hasn’t yet reached out to his former boss.

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In Country Music, 30 Is the New 20

Only in country music can a new artist begin his career at age 38. In fact, many of country's biggest stars are past or pushing 40 years old. A few are nearing (gulp) 50!

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Eric Church, Eli Young Band
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KICK-FM Pick the Hit: Eric Church vs. Eli Young Band

After two weeks of winning, Billy Currington met his match in Eric Church in "Pick the Hit" voting last week, so Eric claims the champions spot and moves into a second week, with Eli Young Band as the challenger.

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Country's Nastiest Feuds

You Think You Know Country’s Nastiest Feuds?

Country music is a very supportive genre, but that doesn't mean there aren't a few artists who just can't get along. Sometimes it's professional, sometimes it's personal. For country's most well-known feudsters, it was both.

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