Contact Us

Tornado Hits The Country This Day in Country Music – September 11th (Video)

2012 – Capitol releases Little Big Town’s album “Tornado”.


2009 – Kellie Pickler’s video for “Didn’t You Know How Much I Loved You” has its TV debut on CMT.


2008 – Clay Walker’s family is among thousands of people who vacate Galveston, Texas, before the onslaught of Hurricane Ike.


2004 – Terri Clark makes an appearance at #1 on the Billboard country chart with “Girls Lie Too”.


2001 – A terrorist attack levels both towers at the World Trade Center in New York. In Manhattan during the chaos, though they are unhurt: Garth Brooks, Billy Gilman, Rosanne Cash and Mary Chapin Carpenter.


1999 – Chely Wright goes to #1 on the Billboard country singles chart with a song written by Carolyn Dawn Johnson, “Single White Female”.


1989 – Hank Williams Jr.’s “All My Rowdy Friends Are Coming Over Tonight” debuts as “All my rowdy friends are here on Monday night” to promote ABC-TV’s Monday Night Football. The New York Giants beat the Washington Redskins, 27-24.


1984 – Barbara Mandrell is involved in an auto accident in Hendersonville, Tennessee, that kills the other driver and nearly takes her life.


1982 – Jerry Reed hits the mother lode on Billboard’s country chart, going to #1 with “She Got The Goldmine (I Got The Shaft)”.


1981 – Charles Kelley is born in Savannah, Georgia. He co-founds Lady Antebellum, a trio that snags five Grammy awards in 2011. The act goes platinum with “Need You Now,” “Just A Kiss,” “I Run To You” and “American Honey”.


1971 – Freddie Hart nets a #1 country single in Billboard with “Easy Loving”.

 Information provided by:

Best of Kicks

Recommended For You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for KICKS VIP quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive KICKS VIP contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.