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Lana Del Rey lords over us.

Lana Del Rey and Sam Smith Clash for Top Spot on Billboard 200

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The last two weeks have featured a noticeable lack of new albums within the 200, debuting only three new records to the public (Led Zeppelin rereleases don't count). The last week of tracking reversed the trend in a big way however, bringing six new titles to the market.READ MORE

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Willie Nelson Teases Duet With Kacey Musgraves

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Willie Nelson has been touring this month with Kacey Musgraves and Alison Krauss. In a new interview with CelebStoner (via Radio.com), Nelson revealed that he and Musgraves are planning to collaborate on a record.READ MORE

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Willie Nelson Will Release Two Albums: ‘Band of Brothers’ and ‘December Day’

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Willie Nelson will release his forthcoming album on June 17, "Band of Brothers." He also plans to release another album this fall titled "December Day."READ MORE

CMT 2014 Music Awards - CMT Performance of the Year Nominees

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One of the best parts of CMT is the ability to see some of the hottest artists performing live. Even better? Watching our favorite country bands pairing up with bands from other genres, making magic. The CMT Performance of the Year highlights some of the best of the year and make it hard to pick a winner.READ MORE

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Willie Nelson's Old Tour Bus Sells for Over $80k

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After a weekend bidding war, one of Willie Nelson's old tour buses sold for over $80,000, making owner Tom O’ Leary a very happy man.READ MORE

Upcoming Country Music Events for the Week of May 5 to May 11, 2014

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A snapshot of what's coming up in Country music next week...READ MORE

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Willie Nelson - Martial Arts Expert

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We all know Willie Nelson for his music, his acting and his activism, but did you know that the country music statesman is also a black belt?READ MORE

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7 Musicians with Tax Problems: R. Kelly, Robin Thicke, and more

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Happy tax day! If you feel stressed out and miserable that you waited until the last minute to do your taxes (if that's the case, stop reading this and get back to your taxes), don't feel so bad; even the rich and famous are awful at paying the IRS. Here are seven musicians that have run into trouble with Uncle Sam.READ MORE

RZA, GZA, and Bill Murray in Coffee & Cigarettes

Seven Hilarious Movie Cameos by Musicians: David Bowie, The Wu-Tang Clan, and more

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A well-placed cameo appearance in a film can be a lot of fun, but there’s nothing really surprising about seeing an actor appear as themselves, since you’ve already seen them in movies a hundred times. The most interesting cameos are by musicians, since they’re usually unexpected, and sometimes these cameos become highlights of the film. Here are seven films with hilarious cameo appearances from musicians.READ MORE

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Johnny Depp and Willie Nelson [VIDEO]

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Though SXSW is the big news in Austin this week, Rodeo Austin, which has been going on since the 1st, is getting plenty of big named musical talent too. In fact, when Willie Nelson played on Sunday, he was joined by his friend John - who turned out to be none other than Johnny Depp.READ MORE

Willie Nelson studies deeply before picking tour openers.

Willie Nelson is Alive and Well

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While the internet had poor Willie Nelson resting in peace yesterday, as Mark Twain once said, the story of his death "was an exaggeration." READ MORE

Willie Nelson studies deeply before picking tour openers.

Willie Nelson and Allison Krauss touring together, Kacey Musgraves will open limited dates

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The most recent country music tour announced might seem less than obvious, but it's also more than excellent. Willie Nelson and Alison Krauss will tour as co-headliners beginning on May 1. Not awesome enough you say? How about if Kacey Musgraves was also the opening act? Because she is, at least for a good chunk of the dates.READ MORE

WATCH: Metallica and Lang Lang Dominate All Other Grammy Performers with "One"

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A more touching spectacle took place during the in memoriam segment--initiated by the first few bars of Lang Lang's Tchaik--despite misspelling Corey Monteith's name and excluding other revered names. READ MORE

Kacey Musgraves at the 2014 Grammy Awards

Kacey Musgraves wins awards, country music stars perform at 2014 Grammys [VIDEOS]

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Even though Taylor Swift thought she did (and then didn't) take home Album of the Year last night at the 56th Annual Grammy Awards, the "biggest night in music" was still a huge celebratory fest for country music's most popular acts. Though the genre failed to take home any of the night's major awards, country was represented quite well with five (and a half) performances.READ MORE

Willie Nelson studies deeply before picking tour openers.

Blake Shelton, Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard and Kris Kristofferson to perform at Grammys

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The Grammys exists to honor all genres of music, and therefore organizers gathered some of the youngest, hottest names in country music to perform together at the awards ceremony on January 26: Merle Haggard, Kris Kristofferson, Willie Nelson, and the relatively senior Blake Shelton. READ MORE

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