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Gayle Thompson has been a daily contributor for The Boot since it began in 2008. In addition, she has written for Rolling Stone, Country Weekly, CBS Radio and several other outlets. Besides writing, she loves traveling, cooking, entertaining and anything else that involves her husband and little boy.
Jason Aldean
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Jason Aldean Debuts Three More ‘Old Boots, New Dirt’ Tunes

The anticipation is continuing to build for Jason Aldean's upcoming 'Old Boots, New Dirt' record. With the album's debut single, 'Burnin' It Down,' already becoming a No.1 hit, Aldean is giving fans a glimpse of three more tracks in advance of the Oct. 7 release date.

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Lee Brice
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Lee Brice’s ‘I Don’t Dance’ Becomes Fastest Certified Platinum Country Single of the Year

Friday night (Sept. 12) is a night Lee Brice will undoubtedly never forget. The singer, who performed before a sold-out crowd at New York City's Madison Square Garden as the opening act on Luke Bryan's That's My Kind of Night Tour, was given a plaque by the RIAA, naming his single 'I Don't Dance' as the Fastest Certified Platinum Country Single of the Year.

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Garth Brooks Praises Jason Aldean

Garth Brooks might be one of the most successful artists of all time in country music, but he admits even he is a fan sometimes. The singer shared at a press conference last week, before the opening night of his world tour, that he has a lot of respect for one of the current reigning hitmakers.

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Dierks Bentley Says CMA Album of the Year Nod is ‘Most Special’

Dierks Bentley is nominated for five CMA Awards, including one for Male Vocalist of the Year, making him the top male nominee. But of all his nominations -- which also include ones for Song of the Year, Single of the Year and Music Video of the Year -- he says it's the Album of the Year nod for his No.1 album 'Riser,' which was released earlier this year, that means the most to him.

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Eli Young Band Talk CMA Award Nomination: ‘We’ve Worked Really Hard to Get Here’

The Eli Young Band are nominated once again for a CMA Award for Vocal Group of the Year, a category they've been named in every year since 2012 but have yet to win. But the four-man group says being nominated really is validation enough.

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Willie Nelson’s Braids Among Items to Be Sold at Waylon Jennings’ Auction

Willie Nelson's famous braids will soon be available for purchase. The 'On the Road Again' singer's hair will be sold at an auction on Oct. 5, along with several other items owned by the late Waylon Jennings. Nelson gave Jennings' the hair after he cut it off in 1983 as a sign of support for his friend, when Jennings decided to become sober.

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Florida Georgia Line Alabama
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Alabama Announce ‘Alabama and Friends at the Ryman’ CD, DVD

Award-winning band Alabama is only a few weeks away from releasing 'Alabama & Friends at the Ryman' in multiple formats. The project, which features several of their superstar friends, will be available in DVD, DVD/2CD, 2CD, digital and limited-edition 2LP formats.

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Sheryl Crow, RaeLynn, Jana Kramer and Others Launch Hunger Action Month

It was one of the most star-studded events in Nashville, and it was all for a worthwhile cause. Sheryl Crow and Jana Kramer, along with rapper 50 Cent, joined forces at the Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee, in partnership with Feeding America, on Tuesday (Sept. 9) to participate in the first-ever volunteer packing event, helping families in need across the state.

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Elizabeth Olsen Hank Williams
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Hank Williams Biopic Update: Elizabeth Olsen Joins Cast, Hank III Shares His Thoughts

The Hank Williams biopic 'I Saw the Light' just got a lot more star power. 'The Avengers' star Elizabeth Olsen has signed on to play Williams' wife, Audrey Mae. Olsen will join Tom Hiddleston in the film, which is expected to start shooting in Louisiana next month.

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