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Gretchen Wilson Gets Some Bling, Brooks & Dunn Make Us Sing – Today In Country Music History

(L-R) Eddie Montgomery and Troy Gentry of Montgomery Gentry perform prior to the running of the Sylvania 300 at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on September 25, 2011 in Loudon, New Hampshire. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images for NASCAR)

Gretchen Wilson won some bling for showing up for the Party on this date in 2005, Brooks & Dunn had us all singing in falsetto in 1996, an all star cast of Country Music artists rode a Stagecoach to everyone’s living room in 1986 and more.

Here’s the list for Today In Country Music History for 18 May, 2012.

  • Gretchen Wilson earned a gold single with “Here For The Party” and a platinum one with “Redneck Woman” in 2005.
  • Montgomery Gentry‘s You Do Your Thing album was released in 2004.
  • Brooks & Dunn‘s single “My Maria,” a cover of the 1973 B.W. Stevenson pop hit, went to Number One in 1996.
  • Willie Nelson, Johnny Cash, Kris Kristofferson and Waylon Jennings appeared in a CBS-TV re-make of the western movie, Stagecoach, in 1986. The movie also starred June Carter, John Schneider, John Carter Cash, Jessi Colter, David Allan Coe and Billy Swan.

Here’s a look back at Brook & Dunn from 1996.


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