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Burke/Triolo Productions/ThinkstockWatch for Brett Eldredge Monday on the Today show, which starts at 7 a.m. on NBC. Vivian Gilley, wife of country legend Mickey Gilley, passed away Friday at the age of 80 after suffering from Alzheimer’s. You can stream or download

Country star trivia

Comstock/Thinkstock Ricky Skaggs introduced this country Christmas classic on his 1986 album, Love’s Gonna Get Ya!, complete with backing vocals from the legendary James Taylor. Can you name it? ANSWER: “New Star Shining.” Copyright © 2019, ABC Audio. All rights

Nashville notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/ThinkstockBlake Shelton promotes his new collection, Fully Loaded: God’s Country, Friday on The Ellen DeGeneres Show. Check your local listings to see when the syndicated hour airs in your area. The 28th annual Tin Pan South Songwriters Festival will