Day In Country Music History
2009 Miranda Lambert performs her entire "Revolution" album at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium for an audience that includes Taylor Swift. In addition to "White Liar" and "The House That Built Me," the set list includes covers of "Crazy," "The Way I Am" and "Settin' The Woods On Fire"
2005 Sara Evans completes her run to #1 on the Billboard chart with "A Real Fine Place To Start"
2004 Loretta Lynn is a double-winner at the Americana Music Awards, held at the Nashville Convention Center
1999 Lonestar collects its first platinum album, for "Lonely Grill"
1997 "Strawberry Wine" wins twice at the 31st annual Country Music Association awards, broadcast by CBS from Nashville's Grand Ole Opry House. "Wine" earns Single of the Year for Deana Carter and producer Chris Farren, and Song of the Year for writers Matraca Berg and Gary Harrison
1994 Joe Diffie's "Third Rock From The Sun" snags the #1 position on the Billboard country singles chart
1991 Mark Chesnutt receives his first gold album, for his debut, "Too Cold At Home"
1989 Clint Black picks up his first gold album, for "Killin' Time"
1976 The Sons Of The Pioneers receive a star in the Hollywood Walk of Fame
1962 Lester Flatt & Earl Scruggs record "The Ballad Of Jed Clampett," the theme for "The Beverly Hillbillies"