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Illinois, Missouri and Iowa Among States Most Likely to Have a Miserable Thanksgiving

The real estate site Estately has put out a chart showing which states in America are most likely to have a miserable Thanksgiving. On the flip side you can see which ones are most likely to have a pleasant holiday.

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KICK-AM Gets Coverage From KHQA TV

Our local CBS TV affiliate, KHQA, was nice enough to do a story for their newscast on the new 'Classic Country, KCK-AM 1530.'

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2014 Holiday Gift Guide for Country Fans

Country stars' online merch stores help make shopping easy this holiday season! Looking for a unique Martina McBride item for uncle Hal? This 2014 Holiday Gift Guide for Country Fans is your tool to finding that perfect present.

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KICK-FM Pick The Hit: Luke Bryan vs. Brantley Gilbert

Luke Bryan beat Jason Aldean in a close vote on last weeks 'Pick the Hit,' and now takes on Brantley Gilbert.

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The Women in Country Music Problem Isn’t Getting Better – What Needs to Change?

Last month, Miranda Lambert’s ‘Somethin’ Bad’ quietly fell from the radio airplay charts, peaking just inside the Top 10. The powerhouse duet with Carrie Underwood was as close to a sure thing as you’ll find in country music, yet it somehow failed to break country’s two-year drought.

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Country Confessions: Stars Reveal Their Celebrity Crushes

A few are embarrassing, many are pretty hot, and one or two are jaw-dropping. Taste of Country asked over two dozen country stars who their celebrity crushes are, and while a few of the same names kept popping up -- Jennifer Aniston, beware -- most of the answers were as varied as the artists.

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Illinois and Iowa Among the Drunkest States in America

According to Bloomberg, Illinois and Iowa are both among the top 10 most drunk states in America.

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Introducing ‘Classic Country,’ KICK-AM 1530

You've probably heard the expression "what's old is new again" before. As KICK-FM has continued to play "Today's Best Country" for over 30 years now, we're excited to bring the "old school" back with a new home. We're proud to introduce our newest station, "Classic Country, KICK-AM 1530."

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KICK-FM Pick the Hit- Jason Aldean vs. Luke Bryan

Toby Keith's 'Drunk Americans' breezed through four weeks atop our "Pick the Hit" without so much as breaking a sweat. In the final week of competition for him, Toby's new single got 99% of the vote over the new Florida Georgia Line song, 'Sun Daze.'

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See Country Stars’ Best Selfies [Pictures]

If we know anything about celebrities, it's that they love a good selfie, and country stars aren't excluded from that. Social media is great in that way -- artists can connect with their fans and vice-versa, which means we have a firsthand look at any fun selfies our favorite singers are sharing.

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