Today in country music history:
2005 - Blake Shelton's Barn & Grill album was certified gold.
2001 - The video for Toby Keith's single "I'm Just Talkin' About Tonight" premiered.
1997 - Lee Ann Womack made her Grand Ole Opry debut.
1986 - Reba McEntire went to number one with "Whoever's in New England."
Johnny Paycheck (1938-2003) - singer, "Take This Job and Shove It"
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