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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.

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