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‘American Idol’ Country Finalists: Where Are They Now?

You may be surprised just how many country singers got their start on American Idol.

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Chris Stapleton: ‘I Don’t Feel Like Songs Should Be Hoarded’

Chris Stapleton explains why he doesn't mind recording a song that someone else has already recorded, or vice versa.

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Once Again, Alabama Football Claims the 2016 Recruiting Title

In an unmatched age of parity in the sport of football, the University of Alabama has set a standard of an excellence that might never be matched again.

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Green River Ordinance Not Country Enough, According to Billboard

A new album from Texas band Green River Ordinance is not country, according to Billboard. Sales of Fifteen were not included in the trade publication’s Country Albums Chart, a judgement call made by Billboard.

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My Three Favorite Moments from Insane Inflatable 5K

In 2015, more than 3,000 runners converged on the Griffin Farms Pumpkin Patch for the inaugural Insane Inflatable 5K presented by McDonald’s.

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DD Hamric Provides Updates From Pickens Co. After EF2 Tornado

DD Hamric called into Madison & Shepherd this morning to provide insight from the those affected by the EF2 tornado that touched down in the Carrollton and Aliceville communities.

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Story Behind the Song: Chris Janson, ‘Buy Me a Boat’

Chris Janson and co-writer Chris DuBois explain how they wrote Janson's No. 1 song "Buy Me a Boat."

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Merle Haggard, Loretta Lynn and Kid Rock Weigh in on Donald Trump’s Presidential Candidacy

Kid RockLoretta Lynn and Merle Haggard haven't been shy about sharing their thoughts on Donald Trump running for president.

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UPDATE: National Weather Service Confirms an EF-2 Tornado Touched Down in Pickens County; 13 Homes Destroyed in McMullen, Alabama [VIDEO]

The National Weather Service has conformed that an EF-2 tornado touched down in Pickens County yesterday, and the massive storm was captured on video. 

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City of Tuscaloosa Announces More Glass Recycling Drop-Off Locations

Tuscaloosa City and County residents and businesses can now drop off glass bottles and jars at eight newly placed glass drop-off containers.

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