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Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock The concert film American Saturday Night:  Live from the Grand Ole Opry is available now on Blu-ray and DVD. Brad Paisley’s new single “Today” tops Billboard’s Country Digital Song Sales tally, selling 41,000 downloads in the first week

Kip Moore Goes “Underground” with New EP

MCA Records NashvilleKip Moore is going Underground. That’s the title of the new EP from the “Somethin’ ‘Bout a Truck” hitmaker, which is due October 28. Kip co-wrote all five of the tracks, recording three of them live. “The

CMA Adds More Star Power to Its 50th Anniversary Awards

CMAKelsea Ballerini, Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood, Luke Bryan, Florida Georgia Line, Miranda Lambert, Little Big Town, Tim McGraw and Kacey Musgraves join the growing list of performers who’ll help the CMA Awards celebrate its golden anniversary

Country Star Trivia

Comstock/ThinkstockAt the 4th Annual CMA Awards, Merle Haggard‘s “Okie from Muskogee” was Single of the Year, while Kris Kristofferson‘s “Sunday Morning Coming Down” took home the Song trophy. Can you recall what year it was? ANSWER: 1970.