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    Thu, 28 May 2009 10:44:31

    George Strait Named Artist of the Decade - By the Academy of Country Music

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    • George Strait - ARLINGTON, TX - JUNE 07: Musician George Strait performs onstage at George Strait's 'The Cowboy Rides Away Tour' final stop at AT&T Stadium at AT&T Stadium on June 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas.
    • George Strait - ARLINGTON, TX - JUNE 07: (L-R) 'Homes4WoundedHeroes' & Miltary Warriors Support Foundation (MWSF) Retired Lieutenant General Leroy Sisco, Ashley Petry and Sergeant First Class Leroy Arthur Petry onstage at George Strait's 'The Cowboy Rides Away Tour' final stop at AT&T Stadium at AT&T Stadium on June 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas.
    • George Strait - ARLINGTON, TX - JUNE 07: Musicians Martina McBride, Faith Hill, Vince Gill, Sheryl Crow, Eric Church, Jason Aldean, Kenny Chesney, Miranda Lambert, Alan Jackson and Ray Benson backstage at George Strait's 'The Cowboy Rides Away Tour' final stop at AT&T Stadium at AT&T Stadium on June 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas.

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    CBS will air an all-star tribute to George Strait tonight. Organized by the Academy of Country Music, the event honors Strait as the artist of the decade and features performances by Tim McGraw, Keith Urban, Taylor Swift, Jamie Foxx and many more. The Academy's last decade-spanning honoree, Garth Brooks, passes the torch onto Strait during the pretaped telecast.

    —The ARTISTdirect Staff
    05.28.09



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