Garth Brooks proved he was "More Than A Memory" on this date in 2007, Miranda Lambert signed a record deal in 2003, George Strait's country was pure in 1992 and more.

Here's the list for Today In Country Music History for 15 September, 2012.

  • Garth Brooks' "More Than A Memory" became the first song to debut at Number One on Billboard's country singles chart in 2007.
  • Dierks Bentley earned his second gold album for Modern Day Drifter in 2005.
  • Former Nashville Star contestant Miranda Lambert signed with Epic Records in 2003.



  • Toby Keith's single "I'm Just Talkin' About Tonight" hit Number One in 2001.
  • Everywhere We Go became Kenny Chesney's first double-platinum album in 2000.
  • George Strait's Pure Country soundtrack was released in 1992.
  • Carlene Carter's I Fell in Love album entered the Billboard chart in 1990.
  • Alabama collected its first platinum album for Feels So Right in 1981.
  • Merle Haggard's The Best of the Best of Merle Haggard album was released in 1972.
  • Patsy Cline married Charlie Dick in 1957.

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Dave D.