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16 Years Ago: Dierks Bentley Makes His Grand Ole Opry Debut
On April 18, 2003, Bentley made his debut on the Grand Ole Opry.
Top 10 Country Breakup Songs
There's an old saying that insists that "revenge is a dish best served cold" ...
30 Years Ago: Dolly Parton Serves as Host and Musical Guest on ‘SNL’
On April 15, 1989, Parton served as both the host and musical guest on 'Saturday Night Live'.
11 Years Ago: ‘Can You Duet’ Premieres on CMT
On April 14, 2008, the TV show 'Can You Duet' premiered on CMT, introducing the newly formed duo Joey + Rory.
60 Years Ago: George Jones Earns First No. 1 Single With ‘White Lightning’
On April 13, 1959, Jones earned his first No. 1 single.
Top 10 Vince Gill Songs
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30 Years Ago: Garth Brooks Releases His Debut Album
'Garth Brooks' debuted on April 12, 1989.
Top 10 Country Stars Who Have Acted in Movies
In 1963, Buck Owens topped the country charts with "Act Naturally," which opened with the prophetic line "They're gonna put me in the movies." But decades before that tune was a hit, country stars were already trading the concert stage for the sound stage.
30 Years Ago: Keith Whitley Hits No. 1 With ‘I’m No Stranger to the Rain’
On April 8, 1989, "I'm No Stranger to the Rain" became Whitley's last No. 1 hit before his death from alcoholism.
2019 ACM Awards: Country Stars Light Up the Stage [PICTURES]
Oh, what a night!