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Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock Three-time ACM Entertainer of the Year Jason Aldean is the first headliner revealed for next year’s Tortuga Music Festival. Look for more information about the April 12-14 festival in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida in the coming months. Thomas

Country star trivia

Comstock/Thinkstock This fall, Shelly West‘s mother, the late Dottie West, will be inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. The second-generation country hitmaker scored two number-ones in her own right, the first being her

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Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock Dan + Shay‘s latest #1, “Tequila,” has been certified platinum and is the fourth most-streamed country song of 2018. Newcomer Lainey Wilson — who’s written for Luke Combs — has signed a new record deal with BBR Music Group.