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This year
# country music
Yeehaw! The Late Late Show's Country Music special will return tomorrow night
Daniel O’Donnell, Philomena Begley, Cliona Hagan and Nathan Carter are set to unveil a new project dedicated to Big Tom on tomorrow’s show.
Last year
Tributes paid to country music pioneer Loretta Lynn, who has died aged 90
A family statement shared online said the songwriter died peacefully in her sleep this morning.
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# party on garth
Dust off your Stetson hat, Garth Brooks is back in Ireland today
After seven long years, he’s back on Irish shores.
# Stephen Paddock
Police say they can't find a motive or evidence of a second shooter for Las Vegas massacre
Fifty-eight people died in the mass shooting.
# Kacey Musgraves
A country singer touring with Harry Styles has delivered the unexpected hit of the summer
If you don’t trust me, trust Pitchfork and Rolling Stone.
# Monaghan
'An amazing presence', 'a humble man': Hundreds attend funeral of music icon Big Tom
One mourner took a taxi from Galway to pay his respects to the Irish music legend.
# Your Say
Poll: Will you watch the Late Late Show Country Special tonight?
It will feature a tribute to popular musician Big Tom, whose funeral is taking place today.
# lamb season
A leg of lamb was the big prize on the Late Late last night, and this guy was DELIGHTED
And it Good Friday and all! Shocking.
# Deaf Ears
Daniel O'Donnell tells us why Irish people love country music
And why it’s hard for it to get coverage.
Country music legend Merle Haggard dies aged 79
Haggard had been battling pneumonia.
# friends in low places
Garth Brooks sang Friends In Low Places with Justin Timberlake, and it was great
We must begrudgingly admit it.
# in the nip
This odd country song about not looking good naked is going viral
Your new jam.
# achey-breaky bank
US country singer Robert Mizzell listed among tax defaulters
Revenue took in €31.85 million in settlements since April.
# garth as gaeilge
Wondering what to wear to the Garth Brooks gig? Look no further
…Slip on down to the OOOAASSSIS!
# answered prayers
Garth Brooks will play a FOURTH date in Croke Park on July 28th
Country fans rejoice! You shall go to the ball!
# garth fever
People are ALREADY queueing for Garth Brooks tickets
All across the land, people are struggling with tents for this man.
# morto for colin
Never forget: the time Colin Farrell was into line dancing
We’ve all got to start somewhere in fairness.
# country music
US country singer Mindy McCready dies of apparent suicide
The 37-year-old was found dead on the porch of a house in Heber Springs, Arkansas yesterday afternoon.
# Property Porn
In pictures: Fancy living it up like... Kenny Rogers?
Take a peek at the property designed by the country music star which is being auctioned later this month.