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Alan Jackson Recieves ASCAP's Heritage Award
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Alan Jackson was presented the first-ever ASCAP Heritage Award last night at the 52nd Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards in Nashville. Jackson earned the title of most performed country music songwriter-artist of ASCAP’s first 100 years. The award was presented by ASCAP President and Chairman of the Board Paul Williams and special guest presenter Connie Read more…

Alan Jackson’s Launches His 25th Anniversary “Keepin' It Country Tour
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Alan Jackson rings in 2015 with the continuation of the multi-faceted 25th anniversary celebration and the launch of his 25th Anniversary “Keepin’ It Country Tour”. Sponsored by Kubota Tractor Corporation, the tour kicks off in Fort Myers (Estero), FL on January 8 and will culminate at the famed Red Rocks Amphitheater in Denver (Morrison), CO Read more…

Alan Jackson Sells Out HOF Concerts In Less Than An Hour
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Alan Jackson’s Artist-in-Residence concerts at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum sold-out in less than an hour of yesterday’s on sale setting a record for the fastest sell-out for any event held in the CMA Theater. The special shows are set for October 8 and October 22 at 7:00 p.m. in the museum’s Read more…

Alan Jackson's HOF Exhibit Opens
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Photo by Rick Diamond

Alan Jackson and his family, as well as members of his road band and many of his co-writers were on hand as the superstar’s exhibit, 25 Years of Keepin’ It Country, was unveiled. Included in the exhibit are the guitar he played on the CMA Awards when he debuted “Where Were Read more…

HOF Keeps It Country With Alan Jackson
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The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum is gearing up for the forthcoming exhibit Alan Jackson: 25 Years of Keepin’ It Country, with an opening-weekend-only artifact on display and special, exhibit-related programs.

Country fans and car enthusiasts take note. From August 29 through September 1, Jackson’s 1955 Ford Thunderbird convertible will be on display in Read more…

Alan Jackson Named Artist-In-Residence At HOF
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Alan Jackson will take the stage at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum as its 2014 Artist-in-Residence on October 8 and 22. Both Wednesday night concerts start at 7:00 p.m. in the museum’s new 800-seat CMA Theater. Tickets go on sale to the general public at NOON (CDT) on Monday, September 8, and Read more…

25 Years Ago Today: Alan Jackson Signs First Record Deal
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On June 26, 1989 – 25 years ago today – a then-unknown singer-songwriter from the small town of Newnan, GA put pen to paper and signed his first major recording contract. His name was Alan Jackson…and that “dream come true” moment set the stage for a career that Jackson – and those in the room Read more…

Alan Jackson Makes Surprise Appearance At ‘The Stage‘
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Photo by Chris Hollo

Alan Jackson and Denise Jackson on the red carpet at The 2014 CMT Music Awards. Photo by Curtis Hilbun.

Alan Jackson surprised fans last night by performing a concert at The Stage, a honky-tonk music venue on lower Broadway in the heart of downtown Nashville. Jackson performed numerous hits and Read more…

George Strait Planning A Little R&R
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George Strait still has a few months to go on the final leg of his Cowboy Rides Away Tour, and while he’s enjoying every single minute of traveling the country playing for fans, he does see a tropical vacation in his future when it’s all said and done.

“I’m going somewhere. I don’t know where, Read more…

George Strait Announces Line Up For Final Show
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Photo by Art Streiber

Reigning CMA Entertainer of the Year and “King of Country” George Strait will play his final concert June 7, 2014 at the 100,000-seat capacity AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. The show, which is the last date for Quicken Loans Presents George Strait’s The Cowboy Rides Away Tour 2014, will include an Read more…