Tim McGraw Ejects Fan, Neal McCoy Winks – Today In Country Music History
It was on this date in 2011 that Tim McGraw ejected a fan from one of his shows for mistreating a woman, Neal McCoy started Winking for four weeks in 1994, Dolly Parton and Sylvester Stallone were on the big screen together in 1984 and more.
Here’s the list for Today In Country Music History for 18 June, 2012.
- Tim McGraw stopped his show at the Gorge Amphitheatre near George, Washington, to boot a male audience member for mistreating a woman in 2011.
- Montgomery Gentry‘s You Do Your Thing album went gold in 2004.
- Neal McCoy‘s “Wink” began a four-week ride at Number One in Billboard in 1994.
- Rhinestone, starring Dolly Parton and Sylvester Stallone, premiered at Nashville’s Roy Acuff Theater in 1984.
- Loretta Lynn appeared on the cover of Newsweek magazine in 1973 with the headline “The Country Music Craze.”
- Faron Young’s signature hit, “Live Fast, Love Hard, Die Young,” reached Number One on the Billboard country chart in 1955.
- Gene Autry recorded “You Are My Sunshine” in 1941.
Here’s what happens when you mistreat a woman at a Tim McGraw show. She gets invited onstage, you get escorted out the door. (Be careful, there is some rough language in the video.)
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