A Day in Music - June 13th

Today in country music history:

2006 - Sugarland picked up a gold single for "Just Might (Make Me Believe)."

2005 - Keith Urban earned his first platinum single for "You'll Think of Me." "Somebody Like You" was certified gold.

2004 - Dolly Parton's "I Will Always Love You" was ranked number one on CMT's 100 Greatest Love Songs countdown.

2001 – Chris LeDoux made his first TV appearance since undergoing a liver transplant the previous October.

1995 - Ty Herndon was arrested on charges of indecent exposure and drug possession, less than two hours before he was scheduled to give a concert at a police convention in Texas.

1987 - Randy Travis began a three-week stay at number one with "Forever and Ever, Amen."

1980 - The movie Roadie opened featuring appearances from Roy Orbison and Hank Williams, Jr.

 

Birthday:

Jason Michael Carroll - singer, "Alyssa Lies," "Livin' Our Love Song"

 

Image: Mercury Nashville


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