George Strait, Dierks Bentley, Tim McGraw – Today In Country Music History
George Strait went Platinum with Troubador in 2009, Dierks Bentley was at the top of the charts with Settle For A Slowdown in 2006 and Kenny Chesney & Tim McGraw got arrested in 2000.
Here’s the rundown for Today in Country Music History for 03 June, 2011.
- George Strait‘s Troubadour album was certified platinum in 2009.
- Dierks Bentley‘s “Settle For A Slowdown” topped the Billboard country singles chart in 2006.
- Big & Rich‘s “Save A Horse (Ride A Cowboy)” earned a platinum single certification in 2005.
- Tim McGraw and Kenny Chesney were arrested in Buffalo, New York, after a backstage skirmish at Ralph Wilson Stadium on the George Strait tour in 2000. Kenny took a ride on a policeman’s horse, and Tim got in a fight with cops. They were both acquitted.
- Tim McGraw‘s “Everywhere” album was released in 1997.
- Reba McEntire married manager Narvel Blackstock in Lake Tahoe in 1989.
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