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The Band Perry Visits the Cryptic “MacArthur Park”

Timothy Kuratek/CBS ©2016 CBS Broadcasting Inc.In all of music, there’s perhaps no more cryptic song than the 1968 pop hit “MacArthur Park.” With its tales of parks “melting in the dark,” “sweet green icing flowing down” and

Country Star Trivia

Comstock/Thinkstock Miranda Lambert currently has the bragging rights for both the longest winning-streak and the most trophies in the CMA Female Vocalist of the Year category, having claimed the honor six times. Who held the record previously? ANSWER:  Reba,

Nashville Notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock Loretta Lynn will be off the road while she recovers from minor surgery after a fall last week. A post on her website stresses the 84-year-old’s injuries are not serious, but her doctor has advised her to take

Why “A Very Kacey Christmas” Will Be “Willie Nice”

Mercury Nashville“Part Western Swing sprinkled with bits of classic pop, hazy Hawaiian moments and child-like fun, all coming to a nostalgic and melancholy end” — that’s how Kacey Musgraves describes her new holiday album, A Very Kacey Christmas, that’s set

Country Star Trivia

Comstock/Thinkstock Who was the first CMA Entertainer of the Year to repeat the honor in subsequent years? ANSWER:  Barbara Mandrell, who won in 1980 and 1981. Copyright © 2016, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.