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Charlie Daniels funeral service to take place Friday

Erick Anderson Charlie Daniels will be laid to rest on Friday. According to the Tennesean, a funeral service for the country icon will be held at World Outreach Church in Murfreesboro, Tennessee Friday at 11 a.m. CT, preceded by an open

Country star trivia

Comstock/ThinkstockTen years ago today, this signature hit by Miranda Lambert was certified gold by the RIAA. The heartfelt song about returning to one’s childhood home hit number one on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart and earned Miranda the Grammy Award

Nashville notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/ThinkstockKalie Shorr, Maggie Rose, Hannah Ellis, Lillie Mae and Paulina Jayne are teaming up with Real Music TV for a livestream show, The Live Sessions. The show will tape at Nashville’s famed club, 3rd & Lindsley, on July 14 and stream on Real Music

Luke Bryan tops the charts with “One Margarita”

ABC/Stewart CookLuke Bryan has found himself in a familiar spot: at the top of the charts.  The superstar is raising a glass to his latest single, “One Margarita,” which has reached number one on the Billboard Country Airplay chart this

Country star trivia

Comstock/ThinkstockOn this day in 1956, this “I Walk the Line” legend made his debut on the Grand Ole Opry at the Ryman Auditorium and met his future wife June Carter Cash backstage. Can you guess who it is? ANSWER: Johnny Cash.