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The 2016 iHeartCountry Festival went down in Austin, Texas at the Frank Erwin Center on April 30th. The show featured a star-studded lineup of Country artists including Keith Urban, Zac Brown Band, Miranda Lambert, Florida Georgia Line, Sam Hunt, Brett Eldredge, Thomas Rhett, Cole Swindell, Lee Brice, and Chris Young. Aside from the amazing performances, there were a few surprise guest performers in addition to special guest presenters.

If you missed the iHeartCountry Festival this year -- don't worry. We've got you COVERED! You can tune in to an hour-long special on the AUDIENCE Network on Friday, May 13th at 9pm ET/PT on DIRECTV Ch 239 or U-verse Ch 1114. For more info, visit

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In case you don't know what you're in for on Friday, check out what you can expect to see. Here are 8 reasons you NEED to watch the iHeartCountry Festival on May 13th:


1. Florida Georgia Line perform their BRAND NEW single "H.O.L.Y." 


2. Where else can you see Keith Urban AND Zac Brown Band perform during the same show?!

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4. And while you're at it, get drunk on your love for Brett Eldredge. 


5. Chris Young is joined by Cassadee Pope to sing their duet "Think of You."


6. Cole Swindell sings his deeply personal and emotional song "You Should Be Here."


7. You will NOT want to miss Miranda Lambert ROCK the stage. 


8. If you haven't met Earl Dibbles, Jr. (Granger Smith) yet ... here is your chance.