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Willie Nelson’s Braids Among Items to Be Sold at Waylon Jennings’ Auction

Willie Nelson's famous braids will soon be available for purchase. The 'On the Road Again' singer's hair will be sold at an auction on Oct. 5, along with several other items owned by the late Waylon Jennings. Nelson gave Jennings' the hair after he cut it off in 1983 as a sign of support for his friend, when Jennings decided to become sober.

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35 Years Ago: Waylon Jennings’ ‘Greatest Hits’ Album Certified Platinum

Thirty-five years ago today (Sept. 7, 1979) was a big day for Waylon Jennings. It was on this day that the singer's 'Greatest Hits' album was certified platinum, signifying sales in excess of one million units.

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Darius Rucker: Eric Church Is the Closest We’ve Got to Waylon and Willie

While he's not one himself, Darius Rucker knows who country's bad boys are!

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The Day The Music Died

In the Don McLean song “American Pie”, it’s known as the “day the music died.” It’s the day in 1959 when Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and “the Big Bopper” J.P. Richardson were killed when their plane crashed during a snowstorm in an Iowa cornfield.

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‘Highwaymen’ Celebrates 28 Years At #1 [VIDEO]

It was August 17, 1985 that the song "Highwayman" peaked at #1 on the country music chart.

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Peyton Manning Crashes Luke Bryan Concert — And Sings! [VIDEO]

This past Saturday, the annual Indianapolis Children’s Hospital gala event was supposed to be headlined by Luke Bryan.

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Remember Which Country Album Was the First to Be Certified Platinum?

Platinum certification for one million albums sold didn't begin until 1976, so while other recordings may have soared past this sales mark, 'Wanted: The Outlaws' became the first official platinum album that year. The project featured Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings and Jessi Colter and it would eventually go on to be certified double platinum.

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It’s Been 10 Years Since We Lost Waylon [VIDEO]

It's crazy how fast time flies.  Believe it or not, it was already 10 years ago today that we lost one of the all time greats in country music.  On February 13, 2002 Waylon Jennings passed away in his sleep from complications of Diabetes.

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A tribute left at the gravesite of Buddy Holley in Lubbock, Texas (Getty Images)
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The Day The Music Died

A tribute left at the gravesite of Buddy Holly in Lubbock, Texas (Getty Images)Memorialized in the Don McLean song “American Pie” this is the day the music died in 1959.  It’s when rising stars Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and J.P. "The Big Bopper" Richardson were killed when their chartered plane headed to Minnesota crashed in bad weather in Iowa. Holly and his band, the Crickets, had just hit No. 1 with their song "That'll Be the Day."

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