Saturday, October 1, 2016

Today in Country Music History...October 1, 2016

 


2011


"Live from New York": Lady Antebellum sings "We Owned The Night" and "Just A Kiss" on NBC's "Saturday Night Live"

2010
Jason Aldean's "My Kinda Party" video premieres on CMT

2009
Dailey & Vincent repeat as Entertainer of the Year at the International Bluegrass Music Association awards at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville

2005
Dierks Bentley is inducted into the Grand Ole Opry, performing "Come A Little Closer" after being introduced by Marty Stuart

1997
The video for the Garth Brooks & Trisha Yearwood duet, "In Another's Eyes," debuts on CMT. Portions of the performance come from their appearance on "The Tonight Show" 20 days earlier

1995
Willie Nelson presents the 10th anniversary Farm Aid in Louisville, with John Mellencamp, Neil Young, John Conlee, Steve Earle, Tom Wopat, Radney Foster, Kris Kristofferson, The Dave Matthews Band, BlackHawk and Hootie + The Blowfish

1986
MCA releases Patty Loveless' self-titled debut album

1977
Kenny Rogers collects a #1 country single in Billboard with "Daytime Friends"

1969
Loretta Lynn records "Coal Miner's Daughter" and two additional hits, "You Wanna Give Me A Lift" and "Wings Upon Your Horns," during a productive evening at Bradley's Barn in Mt. Juliet, Tennessee

1968
Kelly Willis is born in Lawton, Oklahoma. She earns critical acclaim during the 1990s for her traditionally leaning brand of country, receiving a nomination from the Academy of Country Music for Top New Female

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