Taylor Gets Mean This Day in Country Music – May 6th [VIDEO]
2011 – Taylor Swift’s “Mean” video has its world premiere on CMT.
2007 – Kenny Chesney and Brooks & Dunn wrap the two-day Stagecoach Festival in Indio, California, for an audience of 30,000. Also playing: Ricky Skaggs, Marty Stuart, Jason Aldean, Gary Allan, Emmylou Harris, Kris Kristofferson, Pat Green and Sugarland.
2006 – Carrie Underwood graduates magna cum laude from Northeastern State University in Tahlequah, Oklahoma, as she receives her bachelor of arts degree.
2006 – Rockers Bon Jovi reside at #1 on the Billboard country chart with the Jennifer Nettles collaboration “Who Says You Can’t Go Home”.
2000 – George Strait attends the Kentucky Derby at Louisville’s Churchill Down, along with Kid Rock, Chaka Khan, ‘N Sync and Indianapolis Colts quarterback Peyton Manning. The winner: Fusaichi Pegasus.
1998 – Shania Twain’s single “You’re Still The One” is certified platinum.
1989 – Keith Whitley plays a concert date at the Armadillo Ballroom in Brazoria, Texas, that amounts to his final show.
1989 – Naomi Judd marries Larry Strickland at Christ Church in Nashville. Ashley and Wynonna Judd serve as bridesmaids at the ceremony, and Wynonna performs with band member Don Potter.
1985 – Alabama wins Entertainer of the Year; Top Vocal Group; and Album of the Year, for “Roll On”; in the 20th annual Academy Of Country Music awards, aired on NBC from the Goodtime Theater at Knott’s Berry Farm in Buena Park, California.
1935 – The Carter Family records “Can The Circle Be Unbroken (Bye And Bye)” at the ARC Studios in New York.
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