Taylor Swift was the host AND guest on Saturday Night Live on this date in 2009, Shania Twain went triple platinum in 1995 and Alabama was singing of the joys of growing up in the South back in 1988.

Here's the list for Today In Country Music History for 07 November, 2011.

  • Taylor Swift was the guest host and musical guest on NBC's Saturday Night Live telecast from New York City in 2009.
  • Sugarland's Enjoy The Ride album was released in 2006.
  • The Dixie Chicks' "Wide Open Spaces" hit Number One on the country singles chart in 1998.
  • Nine months after Shania Twain's The Woman In Me album was released it was certified triple-platinum in 1995.
  • Alabama's "Song Of The South" was released in 1988.
  • Lynn Anderson's first Number One single, "Rose Garden," charted in 1970.

Here's a trip down Memory Lane with the boys from Alabama.

 

 

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Dave D.