2009 - Curb releases Tim McGraw's "Southern Voice" album.

 

2008 - The Zac Brown Band's "Chicken Fried" video debuts on CMT.

 

2006 - George Jones breaks his right wrist when he falls at the front door of producer Keith Stegall's Nashville studio, requiring the cancellation of three weekend concerts.

 

1992 - "Pure Country" has its Nashville premiere, attended by Garth Brooks, Joe Diffie and Randy Travis, plus the movie's star, George Strait.

 

1992 - Can you spell S-U-C-C-E-S-S-F-U-L? Travis Tritt scores a gold album, for "T-R-O-U-B-L-E".

 

1992 - Patty Loveless undergoes vocal surgery for a leaking blood vessel at Vanderbilt University.

 

1991 - Clint Black marries Lisa Hartman on his 180-acre Houston farm.

 

1979 - Larry Gatlin & The Gatlin Brothers Band park at #1 on the Billboard country chart with "All The Gold In California".

 

1970 - Jimi Westbrook born in Jacksonville, Arkansas. He joins the vocal group Little Big Town, identified by the big-harmony hits "Boondocks" and "Little White Church".

 

1958 - Ray Price's "City Lights" becomes the first song written by Bill Anderson to hit #1 on the Billboard country singles chart