1980 - John Conlee makes his Grand Ole Opry debut.

 

2011 - "Drop everything now": Big Machine releases Taylor Swift's "Sparks Fly" to radio.

 

2008 - Jennifer Nettles makes an unannounced appearance to perform "Stay" during Kenny Chesney's stadium date at Nashville's LP Field before a crowd of 49,000 people. Also on the bill: Keith Urban, LeAnn Rimes, Sammy Hagar and Gary Allan.

 

2007 - Toby Keith's "Love Me If You Can" video airs on TV for the first time via CMT.

 

2000 - Travis Tritt's "Best Of Intentions" video debuts on CMT.

 

1989 - Tanya Tucker has her first baby, Presley Tanita.

 

1982 - Dave Haywood is born in Savannah, Georgia. He becomes a founding member of harmony trio Lady Antebellum, which wins seven Grammy awards from 2010-2012. The band's hits include "American Honey," "Downtown" and "Need You Now".

 

1980 - George Jones takes "He Stopped Loving Her Today" to #1 on the Billboard country singles chart.

 

1969 - Jack Greene stands tall at #1 on the Billboard country singles chart with "Statue Of A Fool".

 

1954 - Elvis Presley records "That's All Right" at Memphis' Sun Recording Studio.

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