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George Strait VIP Experience Up for Auction to Support Daughter’s Memorial Fund

George Strait VIP Experience Up for Auction to Support Daughter’s Memorial Fund

Charitybuzz.com is auctioning off a George Strait VIP experience that includes front-row tickets to two of his upcoming Vegas concerts, two hotel rooms at MGM International Resorts and more. The auction, which has a current bid of $14,333, closes on July 13 at 3 p.m. ET. The funds from the auction will support the Jenifer…MORE

Social Media Mavericks: Which Country Stars Have the Biggest Reach on Social Media?

Social Media Mavericks: Which Country Stars Have the Biggest Reach on Social Media?

We thought it would be interesting to crunch a few numbers to see which country stars have the biggest reach on social media. Taking into account an artist’s total number of Twitter, Facebook and Instagram followers, we compiled a list of the Top 20 country stars with the biggest social media reach. While total Twitter,…MORE

Watch George Strait Ride Away in a New Golf Cart Commercial

Watch George Strait Ride Away in a New Golf Cart Commercial

George Strait may have hung up his saddle when he capped his Cowboy Rides Away Tour in June 2014, but King George rides again—only this time it’s in a new all-electric Garia Golf Cart. If you want to cruise the course in style like King George, you’ll need some of that Strait cash. The luxury…MORE

65-Year Reign

65-Year Reign

Happy 65th birthday to George Strait. The King was born on May 18, 1952, in Poteet, Texas.MORE

George Strait Adds New Trophy to His Case: Texas State Musician of the Year

George Strait Adds New Trophy to His Case: Texas State Musician of the Year

Over his 35-plus-year career, George Strait has pretty much seen and done it all. The five-time Entertainer of the Year has sold more than 70-million albums, earned 60 No. 1 singles and was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2006. King George’s trophy case is full, to say the least, but the…MORE

20 Million Reasons George Strait Loves His Las Vegas Residency

20 Million Reasons George Strait Loves His Las Vegas Residency

George Strait kicked off his 10-date 2017 residency at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Feb. 17 and 18 with back-to-back sold-out shows. After looking at the early returns, it’s definitely good to be King. Billboard reports that George’s two shows raked in a combined $5.5 million via gross ticket sales. Obviously, George doesn’t…MORE

George Strait and Brad Paisley to Perform at Nashville Honors Gala on Feb. 27

George Strait and Brad Paisley to Perform at Nashville Honors Gala on Feb. 27

If you’re not planning to go to Las Vegas this year to catch one of George Strait’s 10 shows, your chances of seeing King George perform in 2017 are few and far between. However, Nashville happens to be one of the few and far-between locales. George, as well as Brad Paisley, will perform at the…MORE

George Strait Returns to Gruene Hall for Album Release Concert [Photo Gallery]

George Strait Returns to Gruene Hall for Album Release Concert [Photo Gallery]

We know, we know, for a guy who is supposed to be “retired” from touring, George Strait has sure been onstage a lot recently. From his performance at the Americana Honors & Awards in September (which airs on PBS tomorrow) to his concert last night (Nov. 16) at Gruene Hall to his string of Vegas…MORE

George Strait Adds 8 More Vegas Tour Dates to 2017 Schedule

George Strait Adds 8 More Vegas Tour Dates to 2017 Schedule

As George Strait gears up for the release of his new three-disc album, Strait Out of the Box: Part II, on Nov. 18, he isn’t resting on his laurels. The King announced on Nov. 16 that he is returning to Las Vegas for four weekends—eight additional nights—at the T-Mobile Arena in 2017. Billed as 2…MORE

Americana Awards to Be Featured on Special Episode of PBS’ “Austin City Limits” on Nov. 19 With Performances From George Strait, Dwight Yoakam & More

Americana Awards to Be Featured on Special Episode of PBS’ “Austin City Limits” on Nov. 19 With Performances From George Strait, Dwight Yoakam & More

If you couldn’t make it to Nashville in September for the 2016 Americana Music Festival, PBS has the next best thing with the airing of a special episode of Austin City Limits on Nov. 19. ACL Presents Americana Music Festival 2016, which will premiere on Friday, Nov. 19, 8 p.m. CT, will feature more than…MORE

George Strait Reveals 56-Song Track List for New Boxed Set, “Strait Out of the Box: Part 2”

George Strait Reveals 56-Song Track List for New Boxed Set, “Strait Out of the Box: Part 2”

George Strait will release Strait Out of the Box: Part 2 exclusively at Walmart stores on Nov. 18. This three-disc, 56-track collection features 36 hit singles, including 26 No. 1s. The new album also features two brand-new songs, “Kicked Outta Country” (George Strait/Jamey Johnson) and “You Gotta Go Through Hell” (George Strait/Bubba Strait/Dean Dillon), and…MORE

George Strait and Alan Jackson to Perform Together at 50th CMA Awards

George Strait and Alan Jackson to Perform Together at 50th CMA Awards

For the 50th annual CMA Awards on Nov. 2, Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood are teaming up for a medley of duets by some of country music’s most dynamic twosomes, including Loretta Lynn and Conway Twitty and Tammy Wynette and George Jones. But Garth and Trisha aren’t the only top-shelf tandem taking the stage. ABC’s…MORE

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New Albums

New Albums

New albums dropping on Jan. 18 include Ronnie Milsap’s “The Duets” and Cody Johnson’s “Ain’t Nothin’ to It.” (photo by Allister Ann)