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Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock Dan + Shay are set to play the Citi Concert Series Friday morning on NBC’s Today show. You can watch for them starting at 7 a.m. on NBC. The recent Toby Keith and Friends Sweet 16 Golf Classic raised $1.3

Country star trivia

Comstock/Thinkstock Thirty years ago this week, Kathy Mattea scored her third number one on Billboard‘s Hot Country Songs chart. Can you name the hit that was also the lead single from her Willow in the Wind album? ANSWER: “Come from the Heart.”

Nashville notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock Vince Gill has been re-elected to an 18th term as the president of the board of the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum in Nashville. American Idol alum Gabby Barrett is the newest artist