Buck Owens Gets A Tiger By The Tail This Day In Country Music – December 1st
2010 – Lady Antebellum nabs six nominations for “Need You Now” in the 53rd annual Grammy awards, including Record, Song and Album of the Year, plus Best Country Song, Country Album and Country Performance by a Duo or Group.
2007 – Carrie Underwood gets big results from “So Small” as the song reaches #1 on the Billboard country singles chart.
2006 – Sara Evans brings shock-TV host Jerry Springer on stage for a couple of songs when she performs at the Star Plaza Theatre in Merrillville, Indiana. Evans met Springer months earlier when both were contestants on “Dancing With The Stars”.
2005 – Ricky Skaggs and The Whites perform at the lighting of the national Christmas tree in Washington, D.C..
2000 – “Lonely Grill” becomes Lonestar’s first triple-platinum album.
1998 – Faith Hill’s “This Kiss” earns a platinum single.
1995 – “Out With A Bang” becomes the first gold album for David Lee Murphy.
1979 – Anne Murray’s “Broken Hearted Me” goes to #1 on the Billboard country singles chart.
1964 – Buck Owens records “I’ve Got A Tiger By The Tail” and “Cryin’ Time” in an afternoon session at the Capitol Recording Studios in Hollywood.
1957 – Singer-songwriter Kim Richey born in Zanesville, Ohio. Her credits include Radney Foster’s “Nobody Wins” and Trisha Yearwood’s “Believe Me Baby (I Lied)”.