73 Years Ago: ‘Louisiana Hayride’ Radio Show Debuts [Listen]
On April 3, 1948, the influential radio program 'Louisiana Hayride' premiered.
32 Years Ago: Suzy Bogguss Releases Her Major-Label Debut Album
On March 21, 1989, Bogguss released her major-label debut album, 'Somewhere Between'.
42 Years Ago: Eddie Rabbitt Hits No. 1 With ‘Every Which Way But Loose’
For the week starting Feb. 10, 1979, Rabbitt hit No. 1 on the charts with "Every Which Way But Loose."
5 Debut Country Albums That Are Hidden Gems
Not all first releases have been hot sellers -- even albums by artists who would soon come to define and influence country music.
26 Years Ago: Shania Twain Releases ‘The Woman in Me’
On Feb. 7, 1995, Shania Twain released her second album, 'The Woman in Me'.
9 Years Ago: Dustin Lynch Releases His Debut Single, ‘Cowboys and Angels’
Lynch, who moved to Nashville at age 18 to be a professional songwriter, struck platinum with his debut single, 2012's "Cowboys and Angels."
52 Years Ago: Elvis Presley Returns to Live Performing With ”68 Comeback Special’
On Dec. 3, 1968, Presley made his triumphant return to the stage with an NBC TV special presented by the Singer sewing company.
47 Years Ago: David ‘Stringbean’ Akeman, Wife Estelle Murdered
On the night of Nov. 10, 1973, Akeman and his wife, Estelle, were murdered after interrupting a burglary at their home.
Top 10 Dwight Yoakam Songs
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