This Day In Country Music History – April 7th
On this day in 2010, Alan Jackson’s Freight Train rolled into the #2 spot on the Billboard Country Albums chart after being derailed from debuting in the #1 position by Lady Antebellum, as the trio celebrated their 10th week at the top with Need You Now.
Today in 2003, Toby Keith was the big winner at the CMT “Flameworthy Awards Show”… Toby’s video for “Courtesy Of The Red, White & Blue (The Angry American)” helped him land three trophies.
Garth brooks had the #1 song in the country today in 1991 with “Two Of A Kind, Workin’ On A Full House”.
And on this day in 1959, Marty Robbins recorded the #1 country and pop song “El Paso”.