Jun 19, 1914 Lester Flatt is born in Duncan's Chapel, Tennessee. Along with partner Earl Scruggs, he rises out of Bill Monroe's Blue Grass Boys... Read More.
May 19, 1921 Irene Amburgey is born in Neon, Kentucky. As Martha Carson, she becomes a significant country gospel singer, working for 12 years with... Read More.
Apr 19, 1941: Songwriter Bobby Russell is born in Nashville, Tennessee. His hits include Bobby Goldsboro's "Honey," Roger Miller's "Little Green Apples" and Reba McEntire's... Read More.
Mar 19, 1848 Frontier figure Wyatt Earp is born in Monmouth, Illinois. He's referenced in Ed Bruce's 1980 hit "The Last Cowboy Song" Mar 19, 1940 Songwriter... Read More.
In 1953 Marty Robbins moved to Nashville from Arizona. That same day, he joined the Grand Ole Opry. EMI announced it... Read More.
Hank Williams gave his final public performance at Austin's Skyline Club in 1952. Justin Tubb was at that show where Williams admitted... Read More.
Slim Whitman recorded Cattle Call at the KWKH studios in Shreveport. Johnny Cash wrote I... Read More.
Brenda Lee headed to the Bradley Film & Recording Studio in Nashville on Oct 19, 1958 to record "Rockin' Around The Christmas... Read More.