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Kenny Rogers streams surge in the days following his death

Mark Reinstein/Corbis via Getty ImagesAfter hearing the sad news that Kenny Rogers had passed away on Saturday, fans turned to streaming and other music outlets in huge numbers to remember the country icon.  According to Nielsen Music/MRC initial reports, Billboard explains,

Country star trivia

Comstock/ThinkstockOn this day in 2006, this Country Music Hall of Fame member known for pioneering the Bakersfield sound with hits like “I’ve Got a Tiger by the Tail” and “Act Naturally” passed away at the age of

Nashville notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/ThinkstockBilly Ray Cyrus appears on The Kelly Clarkson Show today. He’ll perform his new single, a cover of Neil Diamond‘s “I Am I Said,” off his EP The Singin’ Hills Session Vol. 1 Sunset.  Scotty McCreery, Brandy Clark featuring Ashley McBryde, and Matt Stell are among