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Blake Shelton Plays The Opry, Loretta Lynn Gets Her Picture On The Cover – Today In Country Music History

Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert perform onstage during the Stagecoach Country Music Festival held at the Empire Polo Field on April 28, 2012 in Indio, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for Stagecoach)

Dolly Parton was nominated for a Tony award on this date in 2009, Blake Shelton played the Grand Ole Opry for the first time in 2001 and Loretta Lynn made the cover of a very big magazine back in 1977. Can you guess what it was?

Here’s the list for Today In Country Music History for 05 May, 2012.

  • Dolly Parton received a Tony nomination in New York for Best Original Score for 9 To 5: The Musical in 2009.
  • Blake Shelton made his debut on the Grand Ole Opry in 2001.
  • Tim McGraw and Faith Hill had their first baby, Gracie Katherine McGraw, in 1997.
  • Ronnie Milsap‘s Greatest Hits Volume 2 was certified platinum in 1989.
  • Vince and Janis Gill had a daughter, Jenny, in Los Angeles in 1982.
  • Loretta Lynn made the cover of Rolling Stone in 1977.
  • Claude King‘s Number One single “Wolverton Mountain” charted in 1962.

 

 

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