2011 - Tim McGraw stops his show at the Gorge Amphitheatre near George, Washington, ...to boot a male audience member for mistreating a woman.

 

2012 - MCA releases Kip Moore's "Beer Money" to radio.

 

2010 - Keith Urban and John Mayer collaborate on "Sweet Thing" and "'Til Summer Comes Around" as a new edition of "CMT Crossroads" debuts.

 

1994 - Neal McCoy's "Wink" begins a four-week ride at #1 in Billboard.

 

1984 - "Rhinestone," starring Dolly Parton and Sylvester Stallone, premieres at Nashville's Roy Acuff Theater.

 

1976 - Blake Shelton is born in Ada, Oklahoma. Beginning with his 2001 debut, "Austin," he mixes ballads and party anthems with biting personal humor on his way to multiple wins as Male Vocalist of the Year and a regular role on the NBC series "The Voice".

 

1973 - Loretta Lynn appears on the cover of "Newsweek" magazine with the headline "The Country Music Craze".

 

1955 - Faron Young's signature hit, "Live Fast, Love Hard, Die Young," reaches #1 on the Billboard country chart.

 

1941 - Gene Autry records "You Are My Sunshine" at the CBS Studios in Hollywood.

 

1915 - A.P. Carter marries Sara Dougherty, uniting two of the three performers who will comprise The Carter Family, in Clinch Mountain, Virginia.

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