Australian town really doesn’t want Keith Urban’s mug mucking up their wall of fame

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While I'm sure that most Australian's are proud of their most famous country music export, Keith Urban, it seems that one town at least wasn't proud enough to want a mural of the singer painted in their town. 

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Dolly Parton’s Blue Smoke World Tour launches this week

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Iconic singer, songwriter, musician, actress, philanthropist, and 2014 Grammy nominee, Dolly Parton, is set to kick off her “Blue Smoke World Tour” this Friday, January 24, in Rancho Mirage, California.  In addition this past Friday, Parton announced shows in Tamworth and Cairns being added to the Australian leg of the tour, both shows are already sold out!
 
“It’s always great to perform at home in the good ol’ USA.  We're kicking off our Blue Smoke World Tour right here at home.  I love traveling all over the world; but it’s true, there’s nothing like home,” says Dolly Parton. 

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Country Music Association of Australia president steps down over American-sounding duo

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If you thought we Americans had a lock on being bitchy about country music then you apparently haven't been paying any attention to those feisty Australians. As we speak, there's a big shakeup going on and it seems to be all about Australian country singers sounding too American. 

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