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Country star trivia

Comstock/Thinkstock Forty years ago, Country Music Hall of Famer Mel Tillis scored his fifth #1 on Billboard‘s Hot Country Songs chart. Can you name the hit that mentions one of the world’s most famous soft drinks? ANSWER: “Coca Cola Cowboy.” 

Nashville notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/ThinkstockLook for Hunter Hayes to reveal details about his next album during his appearance Wednesday during the 9 a.m. hour of NBC’s Today show.  Phil Vassar will launch his Stripped Down tour January 8 in Richmond, Virginia. Stripped Down is also the title