Sterling Whitaker is a Nashville-based musician and music journalist. He is the author of two books: 'Unsung Heroes of Rock Guitar' and 'The Grand Delusion: The Unauthorized True Story of Styx.' He has appeared as a guest on VH1, BBC Radio and radio all over North America. Whitaker is also very involved in animal rescue.
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It's such an emotional moment.
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Little Big Town Tribute Glen Campbell With ‘Wichita Lineman’ at 2017 CMA Awards
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