May 29, 1916 Carl Story is born in Lenoir, North Carolina. The Father of Bluegrass Gospel, he writes "I Overlooked An Orchid," a hit for... Read More.
Apr 29, 1925: Trumpet player Danny Davis is born in Dorchester, Massachusetts. His band, The Nashville Brass, blends country music with swing, winning a... Read More.
Mar 29, 1909 Moon Mullican is born in Corrigan, Texas. Nicknamed the King of the Hillbilly Piano Players, he runs a... Read More.
The Bobbie Gentry & Glen Campbell project became the first gold album by a duet in country music history in... Read More.
Texas became the 28th state to join the union in 1845. It continues to breed numerous country stars who join legends like... Read More.
In his fourth attempt at the song, Webb Pierce finally finished recording Slowly during an evening session in 1953 at... Read More.
Charley Pride pitches four innings of shutout ball in 1956, as the Negro League All-Stars beat the Major League All-Stars, including Hank... Read More.