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The Drinkies: Miranda Lambert ‘Automatic’ Cocktail Recipe

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the ACM Awards with this pretty-in-pink cocktail with a surprising kick that honors Miranda Lambert’s ‘Platinum’ track.

04/01/2015

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The Drinkies: Kenny Chesney ‘American Kids’ Cocktail Recipe

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the ACMs with a truly American concoction that tastes a bit like suntan lotion—in a good way, of course. The drink honors Kenny Chesney’s No. 1 song from ‘The Big Revival.’

04/01/2015

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The Drinkies: Florida Georgia Line ‘Dirt’ Cocktail Recipe

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the ACM Awards with a bro-tastic punch inspired by Florida Georgia Line’s ‘Anything Goes’ hit song ‘Dirt.’

04/01/2015

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Dierks Bentley Hosting ACM Charity Motorcycle Ride & Concert

The ride will take place April 18 starting in Dallas.

03/18/2015

Faith Hill and Tim McGraw (Scott Gries/Getty Images)

Behind the Song: Tim McGraw and Faith Hill – ‘Meanwhile Back at Mama’s’

When Jaren Johnston, Tom Douglas and Jeffrey Steele initially wrote the ACM Award-nominated song “Meanwhile Back at Mama’s,” they never intended for it to be a duet.

03/17/2015

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Behind the Song: Keith Urban – ‘Cop Car’

“Never have I heard the song written from the point of view of a guy who’s in the back of a cop car with handcuffs on, watching a girl go completely redneck crazy at the cops,” Keith Urban said.

03/16/2015

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Behind the Song: Dierks Bentley – ‘Drunk on a Plane’

One of 2014’s biggest country hits was almost a song about a hurricane.

03/16/2015

(Credit: Joseph L. Lanes)

Behind the Song: Lee Brice – ‘I Don’t Dance’

“It’s really simple,” said Lee Brice of “I Don’t Dance,” his ACM Award-nominated song, “but it’s so true and to the point.”

03/16/2015

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Behind the Song: Kenny Chesney – ‘American Kids’

“‘American Kids’ was that one thing that I was looking for that was different,” Chesney said. “There’s not that many of those songs around. We’re an industry of chasers and copycats, we really are. That’s just the way it is.”

03/16/2015

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Behind the Song: Luke Bryan – ‘Drink A Beer’

“I walked up onto my tour bus that same night and played it for my bus driver and the band. I think it floored them too. We were blessed to get our hands on that one.”

03/16/2015

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