Mar 7, 1944 Singer/songwriter Townes Van Zandt is born in Fort Worth, Texas. A vivid songwriter and wild personality, he authors... Read More.
Mar 6, 1905 Bob Wills is born in Kosse, Texas. He becomes a leading figure in western swing, launching such material... Read More.
Mar 5, 1925 Guitarist Jimmy Bryant is born in Pavo, Georgia. Based in Los Angeles, he plays on numerous sessions and... Read More.
Mar 4, 1932 Betty Jack Davis is born in Corbin, Kentucky. Along with Skeeter Davis, to whom she is not related,... Read More.
The Star-Spangled Banner was officially recognized as the national anthem in 1931. Ernest Stoneman, of The Stoneman Family, taped an appearance... Read More.
Cowboy Copas and Hawkshaw Hawkins made what proves to be their final appearance on the Grand Ole Opry at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium... Read More.
Four companies merged to become Mercury Records in 1947. The label's country division went on to represent such acts as Tom T.... Read More.
LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Lifetime, the exclusive home of movies inspired by books from best-selling author V.C. Andrews, premieres the next movie series event, centered on the Landry... Read More.