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What Did Your Favorite Country Stars Look Like as Children?

Have you ever wondered what your favorite country singer looked like when he or she was pint-sized?

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Top 10 Country Drinking Songs

The Boot counts down country music's 10 best drinking songs.

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Undying Love: See Pictures of Country Music’s Most Adorable Couples

Love is in the air, and we're celebrating the best way we know how — with country music's cutest couples!

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Top 10 Sad Love Songs in Country Music

The Boot counts down the saddest love songs in country music.

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George Jones In Memoriam (1931-2013)

When country music legend George Jones passed away on April 26, 2013 at the age of 81, he left behind a rich musical legacy that has rarely been equaled — matched only by a life story filled with more triumph and heartbreak than the greatest country song ever written.

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

Twenty-one 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 he remained hospitalized for one week.

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

Today (Aug. 31) is a big anniversary for George Jones. It was on this day in 1974, 41 years ago, that the country music hitmaker earned his sixth No. 1 hit with his single "The Grand Tour."

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Alan Jackson Shares George Jones’ Last Letter

Not long before he died, George Jones penned a final letter to Alan Jackson. He was asking for a favor, one the younger country singer was likely happy to fulfill. Now, as Jackson releases his Angels and Alcohol album he's shared a photo of that letter with Taste of Country readers.

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Alan Jackson Continues to Do as George Jones Asked Him [Watch]

Alan Jackson's Angels and Alcohol album is as country as country gets — something that fans of the format may find refreshing, but something that his longtime fans expect. The 10 songs tell stories of love, heartbreak, drinking and family, but really, the 56-year-old is just doing what his hero asked him to do years ago.

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George Jones’ Widow Sells Former Estate

The palatial home that George Jones shared with his wife, Nancy Jones, has been sold.

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