2004 - George Strait, Alan Jackson and Jimmy Buffett co-headline a date at Texas Stadium in Irving. The three join voices on "Hey, Good Lookin'" and "Margaritaville" as the show becomes an album, "Live At Texas Stadium".

 

2012 - Brantley Gilbert nabs a gold single for "You Don't Know Her Like I Do".

 

2010 - Taylor Swift headlines a stadium for the first time, at the Bayou Country Superfest at Tiger Stadium in Baton Rouge. Also appearing: Keith Urban, David Nail, Kellie Pickler and Gloriana.

 

2004 - Gretchen Wilson's debut single, "Redneck Woman," begins a five-week command of the top spot in Billboard.

 

2001 - Arista releases Brad Paisley's "Part II" album.

 

1998 - Shania Twain launches her first major concert tour with a show in Sudbury, Ontario.

 

1998 - The movie "Hope Floats" opens, with Harry Connick Jr. and Sandra Bullock in the leading roles. The soundtrack includes Garth Brooks' "To Make You Feel My Love," plus Martina McBride, Bob Seger, Lila McCann, Deana Carter, The Mavericks and Trisha Yearwood.

 

1991 - Wynonna Judd begins recording her first solo album in Nashville.

 

1976 - Johnny Cash rides to #1 on the Billboard country chart with "One Piece At A Time".

 

1962 - Jimmy Dean wins Best Country & Western Recording for "Big Bad John" during the fourth annual Grammy Awards.

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