Today in country music history:
2009 -- Brad Paisley, Charley Pride and Alison Krauss & Union Station performed for President Barack Obama at the White House.
2008 - Blake Shelton's single "She Wouldn't Be Gone" was released to radio.
2007 - Big & Rich went to number one with "Lost in this Moment."
2005 - Gary Allan's video for "Best I Ever Had" premiered.
2004 - Sara Evans performed for President George W. Bush at the annual president's dinner in Washington, D.C.
1999 Charley Pride received the two thousand, 140th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
1979 - Anne Murray took "Shadows in the Moonlight" to the top of the country chart.
1973 - Jeanne Pruett joined the Grand Ole Opry.
1956 - Johnny Cash went to number one with "I Walk the Line."
Brad Mates - lead singer of Emerson Drive, "Moments," "I Should Be Sleeping"
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