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Country star trivia

Comstock/ThinkstockOn this day in 1998, the Dixie Chicks released their debut major-label album with their new lead vocalist, Natalie Maines. What’s the album’s name? ANSWER: Wide Open Spaces. Copyright © 2020, ABC Audio. All rights reserved.

Nashville notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/ThinkstockLast Friday, CMT shared its “Listen Up” list for 2020, rounding up the new artists the organization is most excited about this year. Among them are Hot Country Knights, Blanco Brown, Hailey Whitters and Gabby Barrett.  Kassi Ashton dropped her new song,