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Burke/Triolo Productions/T hinkstock George Strait is set to close next year’s Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo with a concert on Sunday, March 17, 2019. The rest of the RodeoHouston lineup will be revealed in January. If you missed Ashley

“Downtown's Dead”: New Sam Hunt single coming Wednesday

ABC Radio It’s been more than fifteen months since Sam Hunt released his crossover smash, “Body Like a Back Road,” but on Wednesday, his follow-up is finally coming.  “New single, out tomorrow… ‘Downtown’s Dead,’” Sam shared Tuesday morning on Instagram,

Country star trivia

Comstock/ThinkstockTwenty years ago, Faith Hill started a three-week stint at #1 on the Billboard country chart, with this crossover hit that would go on to be a top 10 hit on the pop chart. Can you name it? ANSWER: “This Kiss.”  Copyright

Nashville notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock Kelsea Ballerini will play the 43rd Annual Gracie Awards May 22 in Los Angeles. Legendary TV producer Norman Lear will also give actress Rita Morena the Lifetime Achievement Award at the ceremony at the Four Season Beverly Wilshire. The honors