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George Jones’ Wife on Upcoming Biopic: ‘I Don’t Want Any Lies’

George Jones was almost as famous for his offstage exploits as for his iconic music, and his colorful life is coming to the big screen in a film that his wife promises will be an honest look the country icon.

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George Jones’ Wife Says God Sent Her to Save Him

Nancy Jones is convinced that God sent her to George Jones to save the country legend from himself.

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‘The Voice’ Hopeful Cody Wickline Nails George Jones Cover, a Spot on Team Blake

Cody Wikline knows how it's done. The country hopeful got chairs turning during the Blind Auditions of The Voice on Monday night (Feb. 23) with a rendition of a George Jones classic.

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Grand Opening Date Set for George Jones Museum

Beginning in April, country music fans will have the opportunity to get an in-depth look at the life and career of the late George Jones.

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Pee Wee Johnson, George Jones’ Right-Hand Man, Dies

Officially, Bertie "Pee Wee" Johnson was George Jones’ road manager for over a decade, but that hardly describes the two men’s unexpected relationship. Johnson, also known for creating hot chicken in Nashville, died last week at his home in Columbia, Tenn.

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I Just Learned of George Jones Sausage and Biscuits

This week while looking at Vowell's Fresh Market's weekly sale flyer, I discovered something I never knew existed. George Jones Sausage and Biscuits.

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Nashville to House George Jones Museum and Event Center

The legacy of country icon George Jones will live on in Music City. The George Jones Museum and event center is in its planning stages, set to open next spring.

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Shooter Jennings Pays Tribute to George Jones With ‘Don’t Wait Up’ Video

Shooter Jennings has released the video for his song 'Don't Wait Up (I'm Playing Possum),' off of his similarly named George Jones tribute EP, 'Don't Wait Up (For George).'

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20 Years Ago: George Jones Undergoes Triple Bypass Surgery on His 63rd Birthday

Twenty years ago today, on Sept. 12, 1994, George Jones had a birthday to remember, even if it wasn't the way he had hoped. It was on this day that the singer had triple bypass surgery at Nashville's Baptist Hospital, where remained hospitalized for one week.

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40 Years Ago: George Jones Earns No. 1 Hit With ‘The Grand Tour’

Today (Aug. 31) is a big day for George Jones. It was on this day in 1974, 40 years ago, that the country music hitmaker earned his sixth No. 1 hit with his single 'The Grand Tour.'

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