2010 - Broken Bow releases Jason Aldean's duet with Kelly Clarkson, "Don't You Wanna Stay," to radio.

 

2009 - Taylor Swift wins four times during the 43rd annual Country Music Association awards at Nashville's Sommet Center, taking Entertainer of the Year; Female Vocalist; Album, for "Fearless"; and Music Video, for "Love Story".

 

2008 - Big Machine releases Taylor Swift's "Fearless" album.

 

2006 - Carrie Underwood carves her name into the top of the Billboard country chart with "Before He Cheats".

 

2004 - Darryl Worley, Mark Wills and Rebecca Lynn Howard deliver a Veterans Day performance for troops at Central Command at the Sundome in Tampa, Florida.

 

1995 - George Strait begins a four-week stay at #1 on the Billboard country chart with "Check Yes Or No".

 

1993 - Crystal Gayle performs at the dedication of the Vietnam Women's Memorial in Washington, D.C..

 

1977 - Riders In The Sky is formed in the parking lot of a Nashville club, Phranks & Steins.

 

1975 - Reba McEntire signs her first recording contract, with Mercury Records.

 

1938 - Narvel Felts born near Kaiser, Arkansas. The rockabilly-tinged singer notches a handful of hits in the mid-1970s, including country re-makes of Dobie Gray's "Drift Away" and Jackie Wilson's "Lonely Teardrops".