2012 Gloriana is featured on ABC-TV's "The Bachelorette" performing "(Kissed You) Good Night" as contestant Emily Maynard enjoys a first date
2008 Capitol releases Darius Rucker's first country single, "Don't Think I Don't Think About It," to radio
2002 Willie Nelson and Sheryl Crow tape an installment of "CMT Crossroads" on the Sony Pictures lot in Los Angeles. In addition to their own material, they offer a duet on the Johnny Cash & June Carter classic "Jackson"
2001 "Pearl Harbor," released by Disney's Buena Vista, premieres in Hawaii. Faith Hill opens the event by singing the national anthem. Lee Greenwood closes it with "God Bless The U.S.A."
1998 Garth Brooks' "No Fences" becomes the first country album certified for shipments of 14 million copies
1994 John Berry's "Your Love Amazes Me" goes to #1 in Billboard
1991 Tracy Lawrence signs a recording contract with Atlantic Records
1988 Kathy Mattea drives to #1 in Billboard with "Eighteen Wheels And A Dozen Roses"
1985 Songwriter Craig Wiseman arrives in Nashville from Mississippi, sleeping in a van for his first week. He ultimately pens such hits as Kenny Chesney's "The Good Stuff," Brooks & Dunn's "Believe" and Tim McGraw's "Live Like You Were Dying"