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Country Weekly 1996-08-06 Randy Travis Speaks Out

Country Weekly 1996-08-06 Randy Travis Speaks Out

What he thinks of country’s superstars The secrets behind his new album Today’s music – the good & the ‘garbage’ Read the Cover Story “Randy Travis Still Guarding Country Tradition”MORE

Randy Travis Still Guarding Country Tradition

Randy Travis Still Guarding Country Tradition

Originally published in the August 6, 1996 issue of Country Weekly magazine. The man who helped turn the tide back toward traditional country music is back on the scene, having come—to borrow the title of his new album—full circle. Several new country artists, along with many music business executives, credit Randy Travis with steering country…MORE

Special Memories of Minnie Pearl: A Thoroughly Nice Person

Special Memories of Minnie Pearl: A Thoroughly Nice Person

Originally published in the August 6, 1996 issue of Country Weekly magazine. Alanna Nash, veteran country music and entertainment writer and author of several books, first met Minnie Pearl’s alter ego, Sarah Colley Cannon, in 1975. Over the years, they developed a friendship that lasted until Sarah’s death March 4 at age 83 from complications…MORE

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Honky Tonk Girl

Honky Tonk Girl

Loretta Lynn will celebrate her 87th birthday on April 14, but she will get the party started on April 1 with an All-Star Birthday Celebration Concert at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena featuring performances by Alan Jackson, Garth Brooks, George Strait, Miranda Lambert, Trisha Yearwood and more.