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Kellie Pickler Inspired by Tammy Wynette, Loretta Lynn, Dolly Parton–and Her Husband

Kellie Pickler, who turned 28 this weekend, draws her inspiration from country greats like Tammy Wynette, Loretta Lynn, and Dolly Parton. A recent report says the former American Idol contestant was shaped by these women in country music. “She is one of the reasons I fell in love with country music,” Pickler says of Tammy Wynette. “I have sat on …

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Kellie Pickler Will Headline Summer Music Festival Near Grand Rapids, MI

Kellie Pickler may not have released an album since 2013, but she’s out and about and on the move nonetheless. The 27-year-old country music star will headline the two-day Summer Music Festival at Berlin Raceway near Grand Rapids, MI on August 16. Pickler will join hip-hop artist and Detroit native Mike Posner in headlining the event. Other performers include Brothers …

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Tammy Wynette’s Name to be Restored to Her Grave

Tammy Wynette, one of country music’s best-known artists and biggest-selling female singers just had her stage name restored to her grave, after the name on the crypt was changed to Virginia W. Richardson in 2012, 14 years after the icon’s 1998 death. Wynette’s name was changed after her children and the children of her husband, record producer and owner of …

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