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Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock Maddie & Tae will lead a Texas edition of the CMA Songwriters Series at The Heights Theater in Houston on Monday, September 17. Hit songwriters Josh Kerr and Jon Nite will join them. Tickets are on sale now at CMASongwritersSeries.com. The new album

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Comstock/Thinkstock Twenty years ago this week, Jo Dee Messina took this song, penned by future hitmaker Phil Vassar, to #1. Can you name it? ANSWER: “I’m Alright.” Copyright © 2018, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.

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Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock The Eagles‘ Their Greatest Hits 1971-1975 has been certified 38 times platinum by the RIAA, making it the best-selling album of all time. It passes Michael Jackson‘s Thriller, which is 33 times platinum. Songwriters J. Fred Knobloch, Thom Schuyler and Tony Arata will play