Dierks Bentley Loses Battle With Flood Waters – This Day In Country Music History – May 3rd
On this day in 2010, due to extreme flooding, power outages and road closures in Nashville, Dierks Bentley cancelled his "Up On The Ridge" concert dates scheduled in Knoxville, Tennessee and Charlottesville, Virginia.
Today in 1999, Brad Paisley won top new male vocalist at the Academy Of Country Music Awards… in April, brad picked up his fifth win in the category.
The Ernest Tubb Midnight Jamboree radio show celebrated its 50th anniversary with a street party in downtown Nashville today in 1997.
And on this day in 1996, Shania Twain scored her third #1 single with "you win my love".