When you free your mind, your ass may follow, but you have to make sure someone else doesn't program it while it's wide open.
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Richie talks about the impact of "Amazed," and how his 4-year-old son inspired another Lonestar hit.
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Songs that seem to glorify violence against women are often misinterpreted - but not always.