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Jimmie Allen to sing national anthem at Indy 500

ABC/Eric McCandless Jimmie Allen has landed the coveted job of performing the national anthem ahead of the 2021 Indianapolis 500 this Memorial Day weekend. The “Best Shot” singer will take the stage at the 105th annual race at

Country star trivia

Comstock/Thinkstock Today, this “Amarillo by Morning” singer who is dubbed the “King of Country” celebrates his 69th birthday. Can you guess who it is? ANSWER: George Strait. Copyright © 2021, ABC Audio. All rights reserved.

Nashville notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock Alan Jackson is headlining a show in his hometown of Newman, Georgia on June 26 to help with tornado relief efforts. “Where I Come From: Tornado Benefit Featuring Alan Jackson” will take place at the Newman’s Coweta