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Merle Haggard ACM Honors
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Academy of Country Music Introduces Award in Honor of Merle Haggard

The Academy of Country Music will introduce the Merle Haggard Spirit Award, a new award in honor of the late country icon, at the 2016 ACM Honors.

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Toby Keith Merle Haggard tribute
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Toby Keith Pays Tribute to Merle Haggard at the Grand Ole Opry [WATCH]

During a recent appearance at the Grand Ole Opry, Toby Keith used his time onstage to offer a tribute to Merle Haggard.

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Top 10 Country Beach Songs

The Boot takes inventory of the best tracks to blare as you're headed to, sitting on or just dreaming of the beach.

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Toby Keith Performs Impressive Tribute to Merle Haggard [Watch]

Toby Keith gave a poignant tribute to the late country icon Merle Haggard during his performance at the Grand Ole Opry in May, blending together several of the legend’s hits for one memorable performance.

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Ben Haggard Performs Late Father Merle Haggard’s ‘Silver Wings’ [WATCH]

Ben Haggard has shared a video of himself performing his late father Merle Haggard's hit "Silver Wings."

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47 Years Ago: Merle Haggard Records ‘Workin’ Man Blues’

On May 16, 1979, Merle Haggard recorded "Workin' Man Blues", from his 'A Portrait of Merle Haggard' album.

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Merle Haggard’s Final Song, ‘Kern River Blues’, Released [LISTEN]

Merle Haggard's last song, "Kern River Blues," has been released.

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Toby Keith Honors Merle Haggard With Moving Medley at 2016 ACC Awards [WATCH]

Toby Keith and Merle Haggard's band, the Strangers, performed a medley in honor of the recently deceased country icon at the 2016 American Country Countdown Awards.

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Merle Haggard Memorial Coming to Muskogee

A memorial in honor of Merle Haggard will soon be erected in Muskogee, Okla.

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Reba McEntire on Merle Haggard: ‘We Miss Him Tremendously’

Reba McEntire stopped by The Talk on Wednesday (April 27) was asked how she is coping with the recent death of friend and country legend, Merle Haggard.

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