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Burke/Triolo Productions/ThinkstockMichael Ray is set to perform on The Talk on Friday. You can watch for him starting at 2 p.m. ET on CBS. You’ll be able to hear Riley Green‘s new track, “Numbers on the Cars” on Friday. It’s a

Country star trivia

Comstock/ThinkstockFourteen years ago this week, this Oklahoma native won season four of American Idol, performing Martina McBride‘s “Independence Day” and singing “Bless the Broken Road” with Rascal Flatts during the finale. Can you name her? ANSWER: Carrie Underwood. Copyright © 2019, ABC

Nashville notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/ThinkstockCarly Pearce, Tyler Rich, and Filmore have been added to Rodney Atkins‘ Music City Gives Back show June 3 at Ascend Park in Nashville. Carly’s fiance, Michael Ray, is set to close the show, which raises money for the W.O. Smith