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    A new exhibit, "Kitty Wells: Queen Of Country Music," opens at the Country Music Hall of Fame in Nashville. On display: her 1954 Gibson guitar, the dress in which she joined the Hall of Fame and the original manuscript for "It Wasn't God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels"

    Aug 15, 2008
    Randy Owen holds a benefit concert, sponsored by WIVK Radio, for victims of a recent church shooting at Knoxville's Cotton Eyed Joe
    Aug 15, 2008
    Richie McDonald sings the national anthem at Nashville's LP Field, where the Tennessee Titans edge the Oakland Raiders, 17-16, in an NFL exhibition game
    Aug 15, 2008
    Former Atlantic Records executive Jerry Wexler dies of a heart ailment at his home in Sarasota, Florida. He produced Willie Nelson's "Bloody Mary Morning," plus records by Dusty Springfield, Solomon Burke and Aretha Franklin, among others
    Aug 15, 2008
    John Rich releases a video for his John McCain presidential theme, "Raisin' McCain"
    Aug 15, 2008
    "I Fall To Pieces" songwriter Hank Cochran is released from a Nashville hospital one month after having surgery for cancer
    Aug 15, 2008
    Kenny Chesney tosses the ceremonial first pitch at Minute Maid Park in Houston, where the Arizona Diamondbacks smack the Astros, 12-2
    Aug 15, 2007
    Kris Kristofferson performs at Nashville's Country Music Hall of Fame, where his audience includes Kix Brooks, John Prine, Todd Snider, Guy Clark and newly announced Hall of Famer Ralph Emery
    Aug 15, 2007
    Joe Nichols picks up his first platinum album from the RIAA, for "Man With A Memory"
    Aug 15, 2006
    Alison Krauss + Union Station pick up a whopping 11 nominations as finalists are announced for the International Bluegrass Music Association awards

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