#1 Goes to the King This Day in Country Music – March 26th (Video)
1965 – Roger Miller’s “King Of The Road” occupies the #1 position on the Billboard country singles chart.Check out this very entertaining version by Roger Miller and Dean Martin.
2008 – Trace Adkins sings “You’re Gonna Miss This” during the season finale of the NBC series “The Celebrity Apprentice,” won by his opponent, Piers Morgan. Making cameo appearances are Eddie Montgomery, Dean Sams and Ronnie Milsap.
2007 – Curb releases Tim McGraw’s “Let It Go” album.
2002 – Lyle Lovett’s leg is broken in 20 places when he’s trampled by a bull, while working on his uncle’s Texas ranch. Lovett, injured while trying to protect his uncle, who was flipped by the bull, undergoes surgery at Houston’s Memorial Hermann Hospital.
2002 – Shania Twain’s “Come On Over” album is certified for shipments of 19 million units.
1999 – Kenny Chesney starts a six-week stay at the top of the Billboard country chart with “How Forever Feels”.
1998 – Gene Autry, who sold the California Angels baseball team to Disney, is honored with a bronze statue as Anaheim Stadium is reopened after a major facelift.
1997 – Travis Tritt’s “Ten Feet Tall And Bulletproof” album goes double-platinum, while “The Restless Kind” goes gold.
1996 – Trace Adkins’ debut video, “There’s A Girl In Texas,” has its world premiere on CMT.
1985 – RCA releases Restless Heart’s self-titled debut album.
1971 – Conway Twitty & Loretta Lynn share the top spot in Billboard with “After The Fire Is Gone”.
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