Contact Us

Being Hit By A Car Was The Best Thing That Could Have Happened This Day in Country Music – December 3rd (Video)

1960 – Dave Dudley is hit by a car. His insurance company pays him $14,000 which jump starts his coming success. He invests the $14,000 he receives from the insurance company to record “Six Days On The Road”.

2006 – Dolly Parton and Smokey Robinson are awarded Kennedy Center Honors in a Washington, D.C., event attended by president George W. Bush. Also recognized are Steven Spielberg and theatrical composer Andrew Lloyd Webber.

 

2005 – Dierks Bentley’s “Come A Little Closer” moves into the #1 position on the Billboard country chart.

 

2004 – Trace and Rhonda Adkins welcome a daughter, Trinity Lee Adkins.

 

2003 – Toby Keith’s “American Soldier” video debuts on CMT.

 

1983 – Anne Murray’s “A Little Good News” reaches #1 on the Billboard country singles chart.

 

1977 – Dolly Parton’s “Here You Come Again” begins a five-week ride at #1 in Billboard.

 

1973 – Bob Wills holds what proves to be his final recording session at the Sumet-Burnet Studio in Dallas. He suffers a stroke during the night, and The Texas Playboys record the next day without him.

 

1954 – Bass player Paul Gregg born in Altus, Oklahoma. He joins Restless Heart, whose big, pop-tinged harmonies earn them a series of smooth country hits in the late-1980s and the Academy of Country Music’s vocal group of the year award in 1990.

 

1927 – Ferlin Husky born in Flat River, Missouri. His 1956 recording, “Gone,” is hailed as the first example of the Nashville Sound. He also has a landmark with the gospel-themed “Wings Of A Dove” and enters the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2010.

Information provided by: RolandNote.com

More From Kicks 105

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://kicks105.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on KICKS 105 THE COUNTRY LEADER quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Sign up for an account to comment, share your thoughts, and earn points to get great prizes.

Register on KICKS 105 THE COUNTRY LEADER quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!