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Aaron Clafton
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Sauk Rapids Native Aaron Clafton Rocks 98.1 Studios With Amazing Performance [VIDEOS]

Aaron Clafton, an aspiring country music singer from Sauk Rapids, dropped by the 98.1 studios today to chat and perform his music.

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Dustin Lynch
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Dustin Lynch Previews New Album With Nashville Performance

Dustin Lynch is more than ready for his close-up.

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Sunny Sweeney
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Sunny Sweeney Interview: Singer-Songwriter Gets ‘Provoked’ on Her Latest Album

Sunny Sweeney's third studio album is an instant classic.

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Kristian Bush
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Sugarland’s Kristian Bush Talks Writing Hits, His First Drinking Song [VIDEO]

At a recent stop in Buffalo, N.Y., Sugarland's Kristian Bush eagerly shared new solo material, as well as stories about writing hit songs and his very first drinking tune.

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Kristian Bush
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Kristian Bush Ready To Make The Crowd Party On Friday Night In Onamia [AUDIO]

I got the chance to chat with Kristian Bush of Sugarland.  He will be doing a show at Grand Casino Mille Lacs on Friday night.  Be ready to rock!

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Brantley Gilbert
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Brantley Gilbert Interview: Hitmaker Talks Mexico Trip, Biggest Fears and How YouTube Would Have Killed His Career

The two competing sides of Brantley Gilbert's personality make him one of the more fascinating artists walking around Nashville. He's a rebel who writes his own rule book on and off stage. He's also a sensitive songwriter, willing to reveal his broken heart or darkest memories to a room full of beer-swilling fans.

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Toby Keith
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Toby Keith Makes Forbes’ List of 100 Most Powerful Celebrities

As if Toby Keith isn't successful enough, he was named one of Forbes Magazine's Most Powerful Celebrities.

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Josh Thompson Coming to Pierz for Freedom Fest [AUDIO]

Josh Thompson will perform right here in our backyard for Pierz Freedom Fest on Saturday, July 6th.

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Blake Shelton Explains Tattoo to Oprah [VIDEO]

The cast of The Voice sat down with Oprah to discuss everything from tattoos to marriage and babies.  

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The Farm to Play Winstock This Weekend [AUDIO]

For Nick Hoffman, vocalist and fiddle player for The Farm, playing Winstock this weekend is pretty exciting.

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Three-legged dog
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Puppy Recovering After Being Struck by Light Rail [VIDEO]

Jessie, a six month old Border Collie, was struck by a light rail train on May 13th in Denver. Strangely enough, the heat from the train may have saved her life.

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No Need to Worry…Sugarland is NOT Breaking Up [Video]

Sugarland fans went in to a bit of a panic when Jennifer Nettles revealed she was working on a solo album.  Having seen them perform live several times, it's pretty easy to see how in sync with each other these two are

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