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Benefit concert in Escondido brings cheer, Grammy Award nominees

Benefit concert in Escondido brings cheer, Grammy Award nominees

Six-time Grammy Award nominee Brandy Clark's goal is the same whether she's performing in a sprawling arena like 14,000-capacity Valley View Casino Center, where she opened for Alan Jackson in 2013, or in an intimate venue like the 1,500-seat California Center for the Performing Arts  Escondido (CCAE).

"My job, every night, is to win as many people over as I can," Clark said, speaking by phone from her home in Nashville. On Tuesday, she earned two Grammy nominations for Best Country Solo Performance (for "Love Can Go to Hell")...

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