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Comstock/ThinkstockCountry Music Hall of Famer Jerry Reed scored a #2 hit in 1977 with this song from the Smokey & the Bandit soundtrack. Can you name it? ANSWER: “East Bound and Down.” Copyright © 2018, ABC Radio.

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Burke/Triolo Productions/ThinkstockDolly Parton’s duet with pop star Sia on “Here I Am” arrives at #2 on Billboard‘s Country Digital Song Sales this week, selling 10,000 downloads in its first seven days of release. Dolly re-recorded the classic

Country star trivia

Comstock/ThinkstockThe Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton classic, “Islands in the Stream,” is from Kenny’s 1983 album, Eyes That See in the Dark, which was produced by this legend of disco. Can you name him? ANSWER: Barry Gibb,