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Country star trivia

Comstock/ThinkstockOn this date in 1973, a country legend released her 23rd studio album, Love is the Foundation. It topped the country charts, and the album’s title track also became a number-one hit. Can you name this artist?

Nashville notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/ThinkstockJimmie Allen will stop by the 8:00 a.m. hour of NBC’s Today on Friday. He’ll perform “Why Things Happen” and “Freedom Was a Highway,” two of the tracks off his Bettie James EP. Singer-songwriter Hayes Carll