Today in country music history:
2006 - Dolly Parton and Smokey Robinson were recognized at the Kennedy Center Honors.
2005 - Dierks Bentley took the top spot with "Come a Little Closer."
1983 - Anne Murray went to number one with "A Little Good News."
1977 - Dolly Parton began a five-week stay at number one with "Here You Come Again."
1973 - Bob Wills had his final recording session in Dallas.
Paul Gregg - bass, Restless Heart
Ferlin Husky (19252011) - singer
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