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Country star trivia

Comstock/ThinkstockHappy birthday wishes are in order to the American Idol champ who had a hit with the tear-jerking ballad “Five More Minutes”: The Raleigh, North Carolina native turns 27 today. Can you name him? ANSWER: Scotty McCreery.

Nashville notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/ThinkstockColbie Caillat’s country foursome, Gone West, announced last month that they’re ending their musical relationship. Now, the group has shared their “farewell video” to fans, “I’m Never Getting Over You.” Ryan Hurd debuted the music video