Place:Muscle Shoals, Colbert, Alabama, United States


NameMuscle Shoals
Alt namesChustanaluyisource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS1015533
Dagunahisource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS1015533
Quad Citiessource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS1015533
The Shoalssource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS1015533
Tri-Citiessource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS1015533
Coordinates34.751°N 87.65°W
Located inColbert, Alabama, United States
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Muscle Shoals is the largest city in Colbert County, Alabama, United States. As of the 2010 census, the population of Muscle Shoals was 13,146. The estimated population in 2013 was 13,506.[1]

Both the city and the Florence-Muscle Shoals Metropolitan Area (including four cities in Colbert and Lauderdale counties) are commonly called "the Shoals". Northwest Alabama Regional Airport serves the Shoals region.

Since the 1960s the city has been known for the "Muscle Shoals Sound", as local recording studios produced hit records that shaped the history of popular music.

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