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‘Straight Outta Compton’ Writer Penning George Jones Biopic

The film will reportedly center around George Jones’ rise to fame in the ’50s through the ’70s, including his substance abuse issues and brief marriage to Tammy Wynette.


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10 Best Country Songs About Drinking

Some are happy, some are sad, some don’t exactly remember who, what or where they are.


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10 Romantic Country Duets for Valentine’s Day

Ten country songs of love and happiness for your next date night, from Johnny and June to Garth and Trisha.


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George Jones Museum to Open This April in Nashville

George Jones’ legacy will live on even longer this spring when his own museum opens this April 24 in Nashville.


Miranda Lambert, George Jones, the Judds (credits: Ethan Miller/Hulton Archive/David Mcnew/Getty Images)

10 Country Songs About Nostalgia and The Good Ol’ Days

From the pain of a George Jones classic and the simple joys of the Judds, on up to the determination of Dierks Bentley to move ahead even as he ‘holds on,’ these ten songs show different shades of nostalgia in contemporary country music.

99.5 WYCD Detroit’s Best Country–06/18/2014

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George Jones to Be Honored on One-Year Anniversary of His Death

“This day is going to be bittersweet,” Nancy Jones said. “I know how much people loved George, and the love has continued even a year later.”

99.5 WYCD Detroit’s Best Country–04/14/2014

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Brad Paisley Says Justin Bieber Is ‘Living a George Jones Song’

“Have you watched Justin Bieber lately?” Paisley said. “He is living a George Jones song.”

99.5 WYCD Detroit’s Best Country–03/19/2014

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George Jones Tribute Celebrates Life & Music of a Country Music Legend

Dubbed Playin’ Possum: The Final No-Show, the Jones tribute concert lasted four hours and welcomed more than 100 artists to to perform 48 Jones hits.


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10 George Jones Songs Everyone Should Know

“He Stopped Loving Her Today” makes the list, of course, but there are many more Jones recordings that are equally devastating. Our list also includes honky tonkers, a twisted gospel song and even a stunning love ballad.

99.5 WYCD Detroit’s Best Country–11/22/2013

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Miranda Lambert Slims Down To ‘Look The Part’

Miranda Lambert will celebrate her 30th birthday on Sunday (November 10th), and she tells The Dr. Don Show with Rachael and Grunwald it was the right time to really get her act together, including her health. “All through […]

99.5 WYCD Detroit’s Best Country–11/08/2013