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Learn the Story Behind George Jones’ ‘He Stopped Loving Her Today’

Whether or not you agree that George Jones' 1980 hit 'He Stopped Loving Her Today' is the greatest country song of all time, we can all probably agree on one thing: The song is Jones' most famous hit. And there's a reason why the mournful ballad is so heart-wrenching -- it was recorded at one of the Possum's lowest points.

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Remember When George Strait Went to Prison?

It was the wildest show behind bars, and George Strait was in the thick of it for one year in the early '80s. He wasn't the only one. Willie Nelson, Dolly Parton, Tom T. Hall … they all did time behind the walls of the Huntsville Unit of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.

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George Hamilton IV
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Opry Star George Hamilton IV Dead at 77

George Hamilton IV, the International Ambassador of Country Music, died on Wednesday (Sept. 17) following a heart attack over the weekend. The 77-year-old will be remembered for his songs, his crossover from pop to country and for inspiring what fans know today as the CMA Music Festival.

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George Hamilton IV Dead at Age 77

Opry star George Hamilton IV has died. The singer passed away on Wednesday (Sept. 17) after suffering a heart attack last week. He was 77 years old.

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Willie Nelson
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Eight Years Ago: Willie Nelson Busted for Drug Possession

Sept. 18 might be a day Willie Nelson would just as soon forget. It was on this day in 2006 that the singer was arrested for possession of marijuana and narcotic mushrooms while on the road in Louisiana.

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Hank Williams
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91 Years Ago: Hank Williams Is Born

If Hank Williams was still alive, he would be celebrating his 91st birthday today (Sept. 17).

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50th Anniversary…Still Chipping Away

It was back in 1964 that Doritos brand chips made their debut.  The original product was made at the Casa de Fritos at Disneyland in Anaheim, California. Using surplus tortillas, the company-owned restaurant cut them up

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RCA Studio A
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RCA Studio A Building Tenants Being Evicted

Weeks after its acquisition by a development company, the tenants in the building that houses RCA's historic Studio A are being evicted.

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Kenny Rogers
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35 Years Ago: Kenny Rogers Receives a Star in the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Thirty-five years ago, on Sept. 14, 1979, Kenny Rogers received one of the entertainment industry's most distinguished honors. The singer and actor received a star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame.

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George Hamilton IV
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Opry Member George Hamilton IV Suffers ‘Serious’ Heart Attack

Iconic Grand Ole Opry member George Hamilton IV has been hospitalized after suffering from a "serious" heart attack.

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