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Country Star Trivia

Comstock/Thinkstock Who is the most-awarded artist in the 50-year history of the CMAs? ANSWER:  George Strait, with 83 career nominations and 23 wins. Copyright © 2016, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.

Kenny Chesney to Reach the Pinnacle on the 50th CMA Awards

Blue Chair Bay/Columbia NashvilleKenny Chesney is following in the footsteps of Garth Brooks and Taylor Swift, as the Country Music Association prepares to give him its Pinnacle Award, a trophy only presented twice before — to Garth in 2005 and Taylor

Nashville Notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock Look for “Different for Girls” hitmakers Dierks Bentley and Elle King to be featured Wednesday on CBS This Morning. Parmalee will host the Feels Like Carolina Flood Relief Benefit November 18 at Minges Coliseum on the campus of East Carolina University.