Today in country music history:
2006 - Blake Shelton's video "Don't Make Me" premiered.
2005 - Brad Paisley, Dwight Yoakam, Kid Rock and Alison Krauss were among the stars who appeared on the CBS special I Walk the Line: A Night for Johnny Cash.
2003 - Alabama won their 23rd American Music Award in Los Angeles. Tim McGraw, Faith Hill and Toby Keith were also winners that night.
1994 - Garth Brooks reached the 10 million sales mark with Ropin' The Wind.
1991 - Garth Brooks took his cover of Billy Joel's "Shameless" to number one.
1980 - Kenny Rogers had the number one song with "Lady." It was written by Lionel Richie.
1970 - Anne Murray collected a gold single for "Snowbird."
1960 - Patsy Cline recorded "I Fall to Pieces" in Nashville.
Keith Burns - former member of Trick Pony
Image: Sony Music Nashville
Provided by ABC News Radio
Check out more A Day in Music