A Day in Music - July 25th

Today in country music history:

2008 - Martie Maguire of the Dixie Chicks and her husband Gareth welcomed their daughter Harper Rosie Maguire in Austin, TX.

2006 - Jake Owen's debut album, Startin' with Me, was released.

2001 - Sara Evans got her first platinum album certification with Born to Fly.

2000 - Kenny Rogers earned a platinum album certification for She Rides Wild Horses.

1995 - Charlie Rich died.

1992 - Garth Brooks scored a #1 hit with "The River."

1989 - The late Keith Whitley picked up his first gold album for Don't Close Your Eyes.

1987 - Steve Wariner went to number one with "The Weekend."

1950 - Lefty Frizzell recorded "If You've Got the Money, I've Got the Time" in his first recording session in Dallas.

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