Today in country music history:
2006 - Carrie Underwood's "Before He Cheats" aired on TV for the first time.
2006 - Sugarland's video for "Want To" premiered.
2005 - Brad Paisley and Lee Ann Womack were the lead nominees with six nods apiece for the CMA Awards.
1994 - Martina McBride picked up her first gold album for The Way That I Am.
1991 - Brooks & Dunn picked up their first number one hit with "Brand New Man."
1987 - Reba released two albums on the same day: The Last One to Know and Merry Christmas to You.
1985 - Rosanne Cash hit number one with "I Don't Know Why You Don't Want Me."
1979 - Waylon Jennings' album Greatest Hits was certified platinum.
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