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Cole Swindell's mother has passed away

Connie Chronuk/ABC Cole Swindell‘s mother, Betty Carol Rainey, has passed away.  The singer announced the news on his Instagram Stories on Monday night, posting a photo from the sky in an airplane as he was flying back to

Country star trivia

On this day in 1979, “The Gambler” was awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Can you name the legendary singer? ANSWER: Kenny Rogers. Copyright © 2021, ABC Audio. All rights reserved.

Garth Brooks resuming the Dive Bar Tour next month

Rick Diamond/Getty Images Garth Brooks is prepared to dive into the deep end of a “Dive Bar.” On the Monday-night edition of Inside Studio G, Garth announced that he’s resuming the Dive Bar Tour on October 11 in Oklahoma City,

Nashville notes

Blake Shelton and wife Gwen Stefani celebrated their back-to-back #1 singles, “Nobody but You” and “Happy Anywhere,” at the BMI Creative Patio in Nashville before Blake’s show at Bridgestone Arena last week. The songs mark Blake’s 27th and 28th #1 hits, and