Today In Country Music History

Today In Country Music History: Happy Birthday Josh Gracin!
Today is the 31st birthday of the guy who won many hearts on the second season of American Idol.  Josh Gracin came in fourth that season.  He signed a deal with Lyric Street records after he completed his service with the United States Marine Corps.  Since then, he's been ab…
Today In Country Music History: Killin’ Time
Clint Black came on the country scene in 1989 with his debut album, "Killin' Time."  He released 5 singles from that CD.  Four of them climbed to the top of the Billboard Country Singles Chart.  The other one topped out at #3.
Today In Country Music History: Songwriter Gary Baker Is Born
Happy 59th birthday goes out today to Gary Baker.  You may be scratching your head trying to figure out who he is.  But I'm sure you know his music.  He's a guy who was born right here in Niagara Falls, NY.  Gary is most well known for a song that he wrote for John…
Today In Country Music History: Jerry Reed Dies
It was today back in 2008 when Jerry Reed, also known as The Guitar Man, died from complications due to emphasema.  For those of you who are new to country music, Jerry Reed was a singer, guitar player, song writer, and an actor.  You may have seen him in movies like 'Smokey And The Bandit I, II and…