Contact Us
Make My Homepage

Randy Travis Goes Platinum, Carrie Underwood Strikes Preemptively – Today In Country Music History

Carrie Underwood’s preemptive strike won a Grammy on this date in 2008, Jimmy Wayne Stayed Gone in 2003 and Randy Travis was certified platinum in 1987.

Click through for the complete list for Today In Country Music History for 10 February, 2012.

  • The Eli Young Band‘s “Crazy Girl” came to radio in 2011.
  • “Before He Cheats” won twice during the 50th annual Grammys in 2008 — Best Female Country Vocal Performance to Carrie Underwood and Best Country Song to composers Josh Kear and Chris Tompkins.
  • Jimmy Wayne‘s first single, “Stay Gone,” was released to radio in 2003.
  • “How Do I Live,” written by Diane Warren and performed by Trisha Yearwood in the movie Con Air, received an Oscar nomination for best original song in 1998.
  • BlackHawk made their Grand Ole Opry debut in 1996.
  • Randy TravisStorms of Life album was certified platinum in 1987.
  • The Highwaymen (Johnny Cash, Waylon Jennings, Kris Kristofferson, Willie Nelson) album was certified gold in 1986.
  • Eddie Rabbitt began a three-week stay at Number One on Billboard‘s country chart with the theme from the Clint Eastwood movie “Every Which Way But Loose” in 1979.
  • Ronnie Milsap earned his first gold album for “It Was Almost Like A Song” in 1978.
  • Lefty Frizzell recorded the classic “She’s Gone, Gone, Gone” in 1965.
  • Flatt and Scruggs recorded their Songs of the Famous Carter Family album which featured Mother Maybelle on autoharp in 1961.
  • The Louvin Brothers joined the Grand Ole Opry in 1955.

How about a quick lesson in how to treat your sweetheart (it seems the right time of the year) from Carrie Underwood.

 

 

Not near a Radio? Click here to listen to Lonestar 102.3 online.

Dave D.

More From Blake FM

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

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!