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Country Weekly 1995 Issue Archive

Country Weekly 1995 Issue Archive

1995-01-03 Tracy Lawrence Celebrate Country Music Week in Las Vegas 1995-01-10 Alan Jackson 1995-01-17 Garth Brooks 1995-01-24 Reader Poll Best of Country 1995-01-31 Reba McEntire 1995-02-07 Mark Chesnutt 1995-02-14 Countrys Happiest Couples 1995-02-21 Trisha Yearwood 1995-02-28 Billy Ray Cyrus 1995-03-07 Patsy Cline 1995-03-14 Randy Travis 1995-03-21 George Strait Takes You To His Texas Ranch 1995-03-28…MORE

Sweet Christmas Memories From Your Favorite Country Stars

Sweet Christmas Memories From Your Favorite Country Stars

Maybe it’s the fragrance of a freshly cut fir. An old-fashioned card. A smoldering log in a fireplace beneath bulging stockings. From childhood recollections of reindeer hooves on the roof and visions of sugarplums to the joy of buying a unique gift for that special someone, everyone has cherished memories of Christmas. Your favorite country…MORE

“Convoy” Creators Chip Davis and William Fries Roll On To Success

“Convoy” Creators Chip Davis and William Fries Roll On To Success

Originally published in the December 12, 1995 issue of Country Weekly magazine.  Twenty years ago this month, a fictitious singing trucker created not only a No. 1 country song, but fed fuel to the fire that ignited the CB radio craze. Many country fans know that C.W. McCall wasn’t a real person: Advertising executive William…MORE

Shania Twain is Big News In Her Small Canada Hometown of Timmins, Ontario

Originally published in the December 12, 1995 issue of Country Weekly magazine. The local paper can’t write enough stories about her. “Some weeks we were running a story every day,” said Dave McGee, managing editor of the Timmins Daily Press, which reports on the Northern Ontario town. “She’s held in pretty high esteem, sort of…MORE

Lonestar: Off Like a Shot with “Tequila Talkin’”

Lonestar: Off Like a Shot with “Tequila Talkin’”

A famous saloon and a drinking song have made the country band Lonestar the newest toast of the town. The new BNA Records group got its big break by playing as the house band at Nashville’s famous Wildhorse Saloon, then vaulted to success with its debut single, “Tequila Talkin’.” “The Lonestar sound … you’d have…MORE

A Conversation With . . . Shania Twain (1995)

A Conversation With . . . Shania Twain (1995)

Originally published in the October 3, 1995 issue of Country Weekly magazine. Shania Twain’s The Woman in Me is No. 1 on Billboard’s country album chart and for the moment, the platinum-selling Canadian is beating out Garth Brooks and John Michael Montgomery (*and* Reba McEntire and Alan Jackson). But her meteoric rise hasn’t upset Shania’s…MORE

Alan Jackson’s Country Cookbook Offers His Favorite Down-Home Fare

Alan Jackson’s Country Cookbook Offers His Favorite Down-Home Fare

Originally published in the September 26, 1995 issue of Country Weekly magazine. Don’t worry, Julia Child. Alan Jackson’s hot-selling cookbook won’t tread on your *haute cuisine* turf. Alan’s *Who Says You Can’t Cook It All* is as countrified as his music. *Who Says You Can’t Cook It All* contains 47 of the superstar’s favorite recipes…MORE

Holly Dunn’s “I Am Who I Am” Sings Praises of Strong-Willed Women

Holly Dunn’s “I Am Who I Am” Sings Praises of Strong-Willed Women

Originally published in the March 28, 1995 issue of Country Weekly magazine.  Holly Dunn sings the praises of women who are proud to be themselves in her new video, “I Am Who I Am,” but during a break in the shooting, her first thought is of something less lofty and grand. “Is the sushi here…MORE

Country Weekly 1995-03-21 George Strait Ropes and Relaxes at His Texas Ranch

Country Weekly 1995-03-21 George Strait Ropes and Relaxes at His Texas Ranch

Originally published in the Mar. 21, 1995 issue of Country Weekly magazine. When George Strait retreats from the show business whirl of concerts, recording sessions and hectic travel, his ranch in the south Texas brush country draws him like a magnet. George’s current single—which has cracked the Top 10 and could become the 27th No.…MORE

Hot Newcomer Shania Twain Revisits Canadian Resort That Started Her Career

Originally published in the March 7,1995 issue of Country Weekly magazine.  Singer Shania Twain, on the brink of stardom, decided it could wait a day. Family ‑‑ and a triumphant return to the resort that rescued her career ‑‑ came first. Shortly before the release of her new album, *The Woman in Me*, Shania made…MORE

Elvis Fan-atic Mark Chesnutt Visits the King’s Home

Elvis Fan-atic Mark Chesnutt Visits the King’s Home

Originally published in the Feb. 7, 1995 issue of Country Weekly magazine. Mark Chesnutt had a tour fit for The King. A big star of today who’s still a huge fan of Elvis, Mark, who’s currently riding high on the charts with “Going Through the Big D,” took a break from his heavy touring schedule…MORE

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