Contact Us
Make My Homepage
Today In Country Music History

Today In Country Music History

Emmylou Harris performs at the TJ Martell Honors Gala, Nashville at Hutton Hotel on March 26, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee.  (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for TJ Martell Foundation)
Emmylou Harris performs at the TJ Martell Honors Gala, Nashville at Hutton Hotel on March 26, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for TJ Martell Foundation)
[

Emmylou Harris Makes It Into The Hall Of Fame, Toby Keith Has A Question – Today In Country Music History

Emmylou Harris became a Hall of Famer in 2008, Gretchen Wilson showed us her Redneck side in 2004 and Toby Keith had a question for us back in 2000.

Read More

Kenny Chesney (L) and Lionel Richie perform onstage during Lionel Richie and Friends in Concert presented by ACM held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on April 2, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
Kenny Chesney (L) and Lionel Richie perform onstage during Lionel Richie and Friends in Concert presented by ACM held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on April 2, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
[

Clint Black Is A Winner, George Strait Plays It One Night At A Time – Today In Country Music History

Clint Black was a big winner in 2009, Kenny Chesney had a serious stage mishap in 2008 and George Strait started a five week stay at the top of the Country Music charts back in 1997.

Read More

Vince Gill, Billy Currington and Keith Urban perform onstage at the 2010 We're All For The Hall benefit concert at the Bridgestone Arena on October 5, 2010 in Nashville, Tennessee.  (Photo by Frederick Breedon/Getty Images)
Vince Gill, Billy Currington and Keith Urban perform onstage at the 2010 We're All For The Hall benefit concert at the Bridgestone Arena on October 5, 2010 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Frederick Breedon/Getty Images)
[

Willie Nelson Sings For The President, Jimmy Olander Runs – Today In Country Music History

Billy Currington played the Opry in 2003, Jimmy Olander (Diamond Rio) ran a half marathon in 2009 and Willie Nelson sang for the President in 1978.

Do you remember who that President was?

Read More

Big Kenny, John Rich and Cowboy Troy of Big & Rich backstage on Day 2 of The 2012 Arizona Country Thunder Music Festival on April 13, 2012 in Florence, Arizona.  (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images For Country Thunder)
Big Kenny, John Rich and Cowboy Troy of Big & Rich backstage on Day 2 of The 2012 Arizona Country Thunder Music Festival on April 13, 2012 in Florence, Arizona. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images For Country Thunder)
[

John Rich Is An Apprentice, Jerry Lee Lewis Gets Married Again – Today In Country Music History

John Rich did very well as an Apprentice on this date in 2011, Toby Keith's show was interrupted by mortar fire in 2008 and Jerry Lee Lewis got married ... for the sixth time ... in 1984.

Read More

Taylor Swift poses in the press room with her Entertainer of the Year award at the 47th Annual Academy Of Country Music Awards held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on April 1, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
Taylor Swift poses in the press room with her Entertainer of the Year award at the 47th Annual Academy Of Country Music Awards held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on April 1, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
[

Taylor Swift Has Her Day, Tracy Lawrence Has An Alibi – Today In Country Music History

Taylor Swift got her day in Evansville, Indiana, on this date in 2009, Joe Don Rooney (Rascal Flatts) got married in Mexico in 2006 and Tracy Lawrence had an Alibi for everything back in 1993.

Read More

Faith Hill and Tim McGraw perform live on stage at Rod Laver Arena on March 20, 2012 in Melbourne, Australia.  (Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images)
Faith Hill and Tim McGraw perform live on stage at Rod Laver Arena on March 20, 2012 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images)
[

Carrie Underwood Gets Wasted, Luke Brian Says I Do – Today In Country Music History

Luke Brian said I Do (or something along those lines) in 2009, Carrie Underwood was Wasted at the top in 2007 and Faith Hill and Tim McGraw were Soul2Soul in 2006.

Read More

Carrie Underwood performs onstage at the 47th Annual Academy Of Country Music Awards held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on April 1, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
Carrie Underwood performs onstage at the 47th Annual Academy Of Country Music Awards held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on April 1, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
[

Dolly Parton Has Puppy Love, Elvis Gets All Shook Up – Today In Country Music History

Carrie Underwood sang at the intermission and her husband's team lost in 2011, Dolly Parton had a good case of Puppy Love in 1959 and Elvis Presley was All Shook Up in 1957.

Read More

The Zac Brown Band performs on NBC's "Today" at Rockefeller Center on August 12, 2011 in New York City.  (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)
The Zac Brown Band performs on NBC's "Today" at Rockefeller Center on August 12, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)
[

Zac Brown Goes Double Platinum, Glen Campbell Goes To Galveston – Today In Country Music History

The Zac Brown Band's Foundation album went double platinum in 2010, George Strait's seven year old album went gold in 1988 and Glen Campbell went to Galveston in 1969.

Read More

Dierks Bentley performs live at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on April 13, 2012 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Michael Tullberg/Getty Images)
Dierks Bentley performs live at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on April 13, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Michael Tullberg/Getty Images)
[

Charlie Daniels Goes To Baghdad, Gene Autry Rides A Horse – Today In Country Music History

The Charlie Daniels Band played Baghdad on this date in 2006, Dierks Bentley played his Grand Ole Opry debut in 2003 and Gene Autry was Back In The Saddle back in 1939.

Read More

hqdefault5
[

Brad Paisley Has A Baby, Jo Dee Messina Feels The Pain – Today In Country Music History

Brad Paisley had a baby (Well, his wife, Kimberly, did some of the work ...) on this date in 2009, Jo Dee Messina finished in 19,681st place in 2006 and The Judds Sang about Grandpa back in 2004.

Read More

Alan Jackson performs on Day 4 of the 2012 Arizona Country Thunder Music Festival on April 15, 2012 in Florence, Arizona.  (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images For Country Thunder)
Alan Jackson performs on Day 4 of the 2012 Arizona Country Thunder Music Festival on April 15, 2012 in Florence, Arizona. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images For Country Thunder)
[

Alan Jackson Gets A Star, Brooks And Dunn Run For The Border – Today In Country Music History

Alan Jackson got a star on the sidewalk on this date in 2010, Brooks & Dunn were on the Border in 1996 and Waylon Jennings was lovin' small town life in the Lone Star state back in 1977.

Read More

Dave Haywood, Hillary Scott and Charles Kelley of the band Lady Antebellum perform onstage during Lionel Richie and Friends in Concert presented by ACM held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on April 2, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
Dave Haywood, Hillary Scott and Charles Kelley of the band Lady Antebellum perform onstage during Lionel Richie and Friends in Concert presented by ACM held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on April 2, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
[

Shania Twain Goes Diva, Don Gibson Feels Lonesome – Today In Country Music History

Lady Antebellum picked up a triple-platinum single on this date in 2010, Shania Twain went all Diva on us in 1998 and Don Gibson was feeling Lonesome at the top of the country charts in 1958.

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://1023blakefm.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on 102.3 Blake FM quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on 102.3 Blake FM quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!