A Day in Music - April 22nd

Today in country music history:

2007 - Emmylou Harris and Wynonna were included in the second group of inductees into the Music City Walk of Fame in Nashville.

2005 - Toby Keith and Vince Gill headlined a show marking the 10th anniversary of the bombing of the Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

2000 - George Strait's "The Best Day" took the top position on the chart.

2000 - The newly-married Amy Grant joined her husband Vince Gill on stage at the Grand Ole Opry. They performed "How Great Thou Art" together.

1998 - Tim McGraw and Faith Hill's "It's Your Love" picked up four ACM Awards: Single Record, Song, Video and Vocal Event of the Year.

1995 - John Michael Montgomery went to number one with "I Can Love You Like That."

1989 - Clint Black made his Grand Ole Opry debut.

1976 - George Jones and Tammy Wynette recorded "Golden Ring."

1956 - Elvis Presley made his Las Vegas debut at the Frontier Hotel.

 

Birthdays:

Glen Campbell - Country Music Hall of Fame member, "Rhinestone Cowboy," "Wichita Lineman," "By the Time I Get to Phoenix"

Heath Wright - Ricochet, "Daddy's Money," "What Do I Know"

Kellie Coffey - singer

 

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