2009 - Jason Aldean picks up a gold album for "Wide Open".

 

2008 - Tim McGraw pulls a fan on stage while performing "Indian Outlaw" at the White River Amphitheater in Auburn, Washington, kicking him out of the concert for allegedly attacking a female fan. Camera-phone footage is spread across the Internet.

 

2007 - Reba McEntire and pop singer Kelly Clarkson team up on "Because Of You" and "Why Haven't I Heard From You" as a new edition of "CMT Crossroads" makes its cable debut.

 

2003 - DreamWorks releases Jimmy Wayne's self-titled debut album.

 

2000 - The Dixie Chicks' Natalie Maines marries actor Adrian Pasdar at A Little White Wedding Chapel in Las Vegas following a Chicks concert. To celebrate, the couple hits the casinos and wins $740.

 

1995 - Tracy Lawrence blows into #1 on the Billboard country singles chart with "Texas Tornado".

 

1989 - Garth Brooks makes his Grand Ole Opry debut.

 

1989 - Rosanne Cash tops the Billboard country chart with a remake of The Beatles' "I Don't Want To Spoil The Party".

 

1982 - John Anderson has the last recording session in historic Columbia Studio B, recording Lefty Frizzell's "The Long Black Veil".

 

1978 - The Oak Ridge Boys claim their first #1 country single with "I'll Be True To You".

 

1964 - Connie Smith signs with RCA Records.