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25 years ago, WE Fest held its first show: Organizers breathed easier after 'Alabama' agreed to perform

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Now 25 years old, WE Fest seems like it's always been a part of summer in Detroit Lakes -- but the country music festival nearly ended up in Wisconsin.

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The 1980 film Urban Cowboy starred John Travolta and started a country music revival craze that disco-exhausted Americans grasped with glee.

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