Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Today in Country Music History...September 12, 2017

Raider Country does not own the copyright to certain media posted within. Disclaimer Viewable on main page.

Taylor Swift's "Love Story" video debuts on CMT
Brad Paisley grinds out a gold album for "5th Gear"
Johnny Cash dies at Nashville's Baptist Hospital of complications from diabetes, four months after the death of his wife, June Carter. The Man In Black was a member of both the Country Music and Rock & Roll Halls of Fame
Brooks & Dunn sew up the top position on the Billboard country singles chart with "How Long Gone"
George Jones undergoes triple bypass surgery on his 63rd birthday at Baptist Hospital in Nashville
Singer/songwriter Kelsea Ballerini is born in Knoxville, Tennessee. She becomes a hitmaker in 2015 on the strength of a her debut album, "The First Time," which yields hits with "Love Me Like You Mean It," "Dibs" and "Peter Pan"
Alan Jackson collects his first gold album, for "Here In The Real World"
Charlie Daniels hosts the Volunteer Jam II in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, with special guests The Marshall Tucker Band, Billy Joe Shaver, Jimmy Hall and The Allman Brothers Band's Dickey Betts
Jennifer Nettles is born in Douglas, Georgia. She becomes the soulful lead singer of Sugarland, which collects a series of vocal duo trophies behind such catchy singles as "Everyday America," "Stuck Like Glue" and "Something More"
George Jones is born in Saratoga, Texas. Widely regarded as one of the most gifted singers in country music history, he gains hits in five different decades, despite a lengthy battle with chemicals. He enters the Country Music Hall of Fame in 1992

No comments:

Post a Comment