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Country star trivia

Comstock/ThinkstockOn this date in 1998, this six-time CMA Entertainer of the Year performed at Reed Arena in College Station, TX, marking his final concert before his retirement from the road. ANSWER: Garth Brooks. Copyright © 2018, ABC Radio.

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Burke/Triolo Productions/ThinkstockChris Young will return to the UK in 2019 as part of his Losing Sleep World Tour. Lindsay Ell serves as the opener throughout the four dates in Manchester, Glasgow, Birmingham and London in May. Tickets go on sale

Kane Brown opens up about facing racism

ABC/Image Group LAKane Brown tells the new issue of People magazine all about his difficult childhood, dealing with racism as a biracial country singer, and his steady career climb. “When I first got into country, I started getting comments like,

Country star trivia

Comstock/ThinkstockHe’s had 16 number one hits on country radio including “What Was I Thinkin’,” “Come a Little Closer” and “Woman, Amen.” Can you name this country singer who is celebrating a birthday today? ANSWER: Dierks Bentley. Copyright ©