A Touching Note From Taylor Swift – This Day In Country Music History – May 9th
On this day in 2010, Taylor Swift emailed Nashville’s Tennessean newspaper to express her thoughts on the flood… she wrote, "I have always been proud to be a Nashvillian, but especially now, seeing the love that runs through this city when there are people in crisis."
Today in 2001, the 36th annual ACM awards were held in Los Angeles and the Dixie Chicks won the entertainer of the year award.
Kris Kristofferson’s "Me And Bobby McGee" entered the country chart today in 1969.
And on this day in 1989, Keith Whitley died from alcohol poisoning ... Keith and Lorrie Morgan's son Jesse Keith Whitley has just begun his own career in country music.