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The Boot rounds up today's country music news from around the web.Keith Urban
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celebrated a special anniversary this week. Or at least, his wax statue, which has spent the first year of its life at Madame Tussauds Sydney, did in front of the city's famous Opera House and Harbour Bridge. Keith's likeness, as well as that of his wife Nicole Kidman
, and other famous Aussies -- singer Dannii Minogue
, model Miranda Kerr, actor Eric Bana
and tennis pro Lleyton Hewitt -- posed with fans and even had a cake made to honor the museum's first anniversary Down Under.
In honor of Record Store Day 2013, Warner Bros. is releasing a 7" vinyl record of two Randy Travis
collaborations with the Avett Brothers
. The recordings of "February Seven" and "Three Wooden Crosses" were borne from the country legend's pairing with the folk singers for "CMT Crossroads" last November.