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Kacey Musgraves (Michael Buckner/Getty Images)

Songwriting 101: Top 10 Tips from Country Songwriters

Kacey Musgraves, Dierks Bentley, Lady Antebellum, Kip Moore and other country artists and songwriters share tips and advice on writing songs.

04/17/2015

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Kacey Musgraves’ ‘Biscuits’ Is the Anti-Bullying Anthem We All Need: Listen

On “Biscuits,” Kacey Musgraves sings, “Mind your own biscuits and life will be gravy.” It’s a cute song, but there’s a strong message in it as well.

03/18/2015

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Behind the Song: Kacey Musgraves – ‘Follow Your Arrow’

“I just thought it was a cute little song we were writing for Kacey’s friend. I didn’t know that it would be so revolutionary,” Brandy Clark says.

03/16/2015

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Vince Gill, Lady Antebellum’s Hillary Scott, Brandy Clark Headlining Tin Pan South

John Oates, Dashboard Confessional’s Chris Carrabba and more will also make appearances.

03/04/2015

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Brandy Clark on Her GRAMMY-Nominated Album ’12 Stories’

Clark almost didn’t release her GRAMMY-nominated debut album. As she explains, “I wasn’t looking to make a record. I thought that my chance at having an artist career had passed me.”

02/05/2015

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Mary J Blige/Sam Smith and Beck/Chris Martin Among Many New Duets Added to Sunday’s GRAMMYs

Other newly announced collaborations include Brandy Clark with Dwight Yoakam, Ed Sheeran with Herbie Hancock, Questlove and John Mayer, and also Sheeran with ELO’s Jeff Lynne.

02/04/2015

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GRAMMYs Best New Artist: Melissa Etheridge On Brandy Clark

Melissa Etheridge, well known as a singer-songwriter, guitarist and activist, weighs in on Brandy Clark’s Best New Artist GRAMMY nomination.

01/21/2015

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GRAMMY Nominees 2015: Best New Artist Predictions

In honor of the biggest night in music, we’re breaking down the nominees and taking bets on who will walk away with the gramophone.

12/12/2014

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Is the Grand Ole Opry Still Relevant for Today’s Country Artists?

With the Grand Ole Opry about to turn 89, we asked Florida Georgia Line, Martina McBride, Lee Brice and many others if they felt it still resonated with today’s young artists and fans.

10/10/2014

Kacey Musgraves and Brandy Clark (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame Inducts New Members, Honors Brandy Clark, Jack White

Four new songwriters were inducted into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame on Sunday (Oct. 5).

10/07/2014

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