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George Strait Blasts Country Radio Blacklist

Singing legend can't get any airplay!

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George Strait is firing back at the deejays who won’t play him!

George’s last album, “Cold Beer Conversation,” was his first to have ZERO top 10 hits — and now the “All My Exes Live in Texas” singer is taking potshots at country radio!

“Radio’s not playing me anymore,” he said, “which is a hard pill to swallow, after all these years.”

But 65-year-old George isn’t going quietly! Last year he wrote “Kicked Outta Country,” a song that mocks disloyal radio jocks for ignoring Johnny Cash and other greats.


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George played the ditty in Las Vegas recently, quipping, “This next song was actually released on the radio. I never heard it.”

An insider told The National ENQUIRER if George released his monster hit “Amarillo by Morning” today, radio would ignore it — “because they want to play to a younger demographic.”

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