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Who’s New: Kaylee Rutland

Who’s New: Kaylee Rutland

Age: 21 Hometown: Flower Mound, Texas Lives: Nashville Single: “Pick Me Up” Twitter: @KayleeRutland Website: kayleerutland.com Influences: Sara Evans, Carrie Underwood, Reba McEntire INSIDE SCOOP Kaylee Rutland got her musical start in a children’s choir at her local church at the tender age of 8 years old. From that moment, the young singer was hooked.…MORE

Aaron Watson Talks About the “Healthy Chip” on His Shoulder, Making Independent Music & His New Album, “Vaquero”

Aaron Watson Talks About the “Healthy Chip” on His Shoulder, Making Independent Music & His New Album, “Vaquero”

Jim Casey talks with Aaron Watson about working hard, persevering despite being ignored by industry bigwigs, aspiring to be the King of Texas, writing a special song for his daughter, and his new album, Vaquero, which drops on February 24. Show Participants Aaron Watson Jim Casey, NCD managing editor Show Links & Notes Aaron Watson’s website…MORE

Remembering Waylon Jennings’ 79th Birthday With His Three No. 1s From ’79

Remembering Waylon Jennings’ 79th Birthday With His Three No. 1s From ’79

It’s often hard to pinpoint who started a movement. But in every musical offshoot there is inevitably someone who rises to the forefront and whose name becomes synonymous with the new direction. When it comes to the Outlaw Movement, that someone is Waylon Jennings, who was born on June 15, 1937, in Littlefield, Texas, and…MORE

Willie Nelson’s Picnic Lineup: Celebrate the Fourth of July the Willie Way

Willie Nelson’s Picnic Lineup: Celebrate the Fourth of July the Willie Way

For the second year in a row, Willie Nelson and pals will be heading back to Austin, Texas, for Willie’s 43rd annual Fourth of July Picnic. More than 20 acts will join Willie, including previous Picnic performers Kris Kristofferson, Billy Joe Shaver, David Allan Coe, Ray Wylie Hubbard, Leon Russell and Jamey Johnson. Also on…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

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Rose Colored

Rose Colored

Maggie Rose will drop her new album, Change the Whole Thing, on Sept. 21, with upcoming tour stops in Nashville (Sept. 26) and Atlanta (Sept. 27).