en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Country_music

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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Music_of_the_United_States

The music of the United States reflects the country's pluri-ethnic population through a diverse array of styles. It is a mixture of music influenced by West African, Irish, Scottish and mainland European cultures among others. The country's most internationally renowned genres are jazz, blues, country, ... Along with musical centers such as Philadelphia, Seattle, Portland, New ...

www.britannica.com/art/country-music

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www.npr.org/sections/therecord/2018/03/20/594037569/how-the-sound-of-country-music-changed

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www.rollingstone.com/music/music-country-lists/10-new-country-artists-you-need-to-know-january-2018-253703

Jan 19, 2018 ... Music, Film, TV and Political News Coverage. ... Tegan Marie are among the new country and Americana artists you need to hear this month.

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www.rollingstone.com/music/music-news/10-artists-who-switched-genres-185870

May 21, 2013 ... Music, Film, TV and Political News Coverage. ... Darius Rucker Making 'True Believers' With Country Music. With Rucker set to release his third ...

blog.pandora.com/us/pandora-country-artists-to-watch-2018

Nov 20, 2017 ... Pandora's Country Artists to Watch 2018 ... Listen for new songs like the autobiographical “Underdogs” and super romantic “Best Shot” from this ...

www.nytimes.com/interactive/2018/12/20/arts/music/new-pop-music.html

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