KHAZ Country Music News: Trisha Yearwood Exhibit at the Country Music Hall of Fame

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NASHVILLE (AP) – When Trisha Yearwood was little, she’d tell people she wanted to be a country singer and they’d say that was cute. Her mother believed in her and saved all the things from her youth that got her started, like her first guitar. Those items are among those on display in an exhibit […]

KHAZ Country Music News: Willie Nelson Receives Award

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WASHINGTON (AP) – Willie Nelson says it’s an honor to be given a prize from the Library of Congress and he appreciates it greatly. Nelson has been named the recipient of the library’s Gershwin Prize for Popular Song. Librarian of Congress James Billington calls Nelson a “musical explorer” and a “master communicator” who redrew the […]

KHAZ Country Music News: Miranda Lambert Cancels Friday Show

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CALGARY, Alberta (AP) – Miranda Lambert is dealing with a serious throat issue. Officials with the Calgary Stampede in Canada say Lambert has called off her Friday performance because she has a vocal cord inflammation. Lambert’s next performance is a week from tomorrow in Minot, North Dakota.   Join fans of 99 KZ Country on […]