A Day in Music - December 3rd

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.

 

Birthdays:

Paul Gregg - bass, Restless Heart

Ferlin Husky (1925–2011) - singer

 

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