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Patsy Cline grows even brighter this month with the addition of the Lifetime Achievment Award to her list of honors. Read More
Willie, who describes himself to Bradley as a “redneck hippie,” talks about drugs—“I gave up whiskey for weed, and I came out way better off”—and the death of his oldest son, Billy, in 1991. “You think you’re prepared for when your parents die, or your grandparents, but you’re never prepared for a child to go,” he tells Bradley. “There’s no way you can get prepared for that.” Read More
He struggled with spirituality but emerged a messenger of God. Read More
When Jerry Reed thinks of the CMA Awards, he recalls a kidnapped trophy and friendship strong enough to withstand a hammer’s blow. Read More
His romantic ballads defined country in the 1970s. Read More
Over the course of eight months in 2003, Carlene Carter said farewell to four of the people closest to her. Read More
Country’s comic finds happiness at home. Read More
The making of the eighth official Tennessee state song. Read More
Widow Lorrie talks about the voice that will never die. Read More
Tim McGraw on track for his “place in the sun” Read More
Conway Twitty: Back On The Charts and Bigger Than Life Read More
Hot Newcomer Shania Twain Revisits Canadian Resort That Launched Her Career Read More
Originally published in the May 10, 1994, issue of Country Weekly featuring Garth Brooks on the cover. This story is presented here in its entirety. Read More
Diamond Rio shines as the band joins the Opry Read More
From cotton fields to jets, Buck Owens charted his own course Read More
Three of the best for Garth Read More
With a lifetime of awards and more than 80 million records to his credit, there’s no stopping Kenny Rogers. Read More