Today in country music history:
2006 - Toby Keith performed for American Soldiers in Iraq's Diyala province.
2006 - Jason Aldean earned his first number one hit for "Why."
2001 – Tracy Byrd participated in a tribute to the late car-racing legend Dale Earnhardt, Jr. at Lowes Motor Speedway in Charlotte, North Carolina.
1995 - Ty Herndon went to number one with "What Mattered Most."
1994 - Tim McGraw's album Not a Moment Too Soon was certified gold, platinum and double-platinum on the same day.
1989 - Rodney Crowell took "After All This Time" to number one.
1981 - Alabama earned their first gold album for Feels so Right.
1968 - Glen Campbell recorded "Wichita Lineman" Capitol Recording Studio at Hollywood & Vine in Los Angeles.
1961 – Johnny Cash appeared on NBC's The Deputy.
Don Williams - singer
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