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The Chicks featured on Barack Obama's summer playlist

Kevin Winter/Getty ImagesThe Chicks are part of former President Barack Obama‘s esteemed summer playlist.  Obama selected “Gaslighter,” the title track to the Grammy-winning country trio’s latest album, as one of his favorite songs of the summer. The Chicks are among

Country star trivia

Comstock/ThinkstockOn this day in 1977, the singer known as the King of Rock and Roll was laid to rest at his famed home of Graceland in Memphis, Tennessee, two days after his death. Chet Atkins and Sammy Davis Jr. were among

Nashville notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/ThinkstockCarrie Underwood virtually surprised Dutch country artist Ilse DeLange with the 2020 CMA Jeff Walker Global Country Artist Award last week during Ilse’s appearance on German TV show Volle Kanne.  Southern rock group the Allman Brothers Band are releasing a two-disc live concert CD from their