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Allison Russell on World Cafe

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Beyoncé is getting played on country radio. Could her success help other Black women?

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Toby Keith performs during a 2014 "Salute to the Troops" concert in Las Vegas, Nevada. Ethan Miller/Getty Images for ACM hide caption

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Toby Keith's 'Courtesy of the Red, White and Blue' lives on in MAGA country

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Jobi Riccio & The Band Of Heathens on World Cafe

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Live from AMERICANAFEST 2023: Brennen Leigh & Bahamas

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Brenda Lee attends the CMA Awards at Nashville's Bridgestone Arena on Nov. 8. Her holiday hit "Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree" has reached No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100, 65 years after its debut. Jason Kempin/Getty Images hide caption

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Cat Clyde & Adeem the Artist on World Cafe

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Brandy Clark and Tommy Prine on World Cafe

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Live from AMERICANAFEST 2023: Sunny War & Logan Ledger

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Live from AMERICANAFEST 2023: Nat Myers & Jess Williamson

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Tracy Chapman became the first Black person to win Song of the Year at the 57th annual Country Music Awards in Nashville on Wednesday. Above, Chapman performs on NBC's "Today" show in 2005. Bebeto Matthews/Associated Press hide caption

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Turnpike Troubadours on World Cafe

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Tune in to a mini-concert with Mireya Ramos and the Poor Choices

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The speed of fame almost made Dan + Shay split up. This is how they made it through

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