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  1. Keith Urban, Kenny Chesney and 4 More Country Contenders for 'American Idol' Judge

    5:26 pm 7/27/2012

    With the search for Steven Tyler's replacement reportedly focused on talent with strongholds below the Mason-Dixon line, THR looks at a half-dozen stars worth considering. Read more

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  2. CMT Music Award Winners Announced

    7:15 pm 6/6/2012

    The country music-oriented cable network awarded top honors to established and up-and-coming musical acts alike.Read more

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  3. Roseanne Barr, Presidential Candidate, Courts Willie Nelson for Vice Presidential Slot

    1:59 pm 5/12/2012

    The actress and comedian, who is vying for the Green Party's nomination, engaged in a back-and-forth with the iconic musician.Read more

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  4. Willie Nelson Statue Unveiled in Austin on 4/20

    12:09 pm 4/21/2012

    The country music legend will now have a permanent home in the "live music capital of the world." Downtown Austin also paid tribute to the 78-year-old outlaw by adorning the W Hotel logo with a replica of his signature braids. Read more

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  5. 'The Social Network''s Armie Hammer Spends Day in Texas Jail After Pot Arrest

    10:25 pm 1/28/2012

    Authorities say they caught him while traveling to his wife's bakery in possession of brownies and cookies laced with marijuana; Snoop Dogg and Willie Nelson have also had run-ins with the law in the same small town. Read more

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  6. Karen O Covers a Willie Nelson Cover in Chipotle's Latest Ad (Video)

    3:49 pm 10/12/2011

    The brooding ad spot mourns abandoned family farms with the song "Mammas Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be Cowboys."Read more

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  7. Willie Nelson Covers Coldplay's 'The Scientist' for Chipotle Ad (Video)

    4:17 pm 8/30/2011

    The sourcing-conscious burrito chain takes aim at industrial farmers in the two-minute spot.Read more

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  8. Music Producer Don Was to Join Jazz Label

    11:54 pm 8/8/2011

    The Grammy-winning producer has been named Chief Creative Officer at EMI's Blue Note Records. The appointment caps off a busy year that included appearances on "American Idol" and the Elton John-Leon Russell album, "The Union."Read more

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  9. Willie Nelson Dodges Jail in Texas

    3:08 pm 6/7/2011

    Singer to pay a $500 fine after a plea deal has been reached relating to a 2010 marijuana bust.Read more

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  10. The King of Luck: Film Review

    9:49 am 3/20/2011

    Billy Bob Thornton directs a one-sided documentary about Willie Nelson that only existing fans of the country singer will appreciate.Read more

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