Josh and Jennifer Turner had a baby on this date in 2009, Lonestar was Already There in 2001, Alan Jackson signs his first recording contract in 1989 and more.

Here's the list for Today In Country Music History for 26 June, 2012.

  • Josh and Jennifer Turner welcomed son Colby Lynch Turner in Nashville in 2009.
  • Billy Currington checked into Sierra Tucson in Arizona for a month-long trauma recovery program in 2007.
  • Lonestar's I'm Already There album was released in 2001.
  • Mary Chapin Carpenter's Come On, Come On album was released in 1992.
  • Alan Jackson signed with Arista Records in 1989. It was his first recording contract, and he was Arista's first country artist.
  • Barbara Mandrell And The Mandrell Sisters made its final prime time appearance, with guests Dolly Parton and John Schneider, in 1982.
  • Elvis Presley gave his final concert in Indianapolis, Indiana in 1977.
  • The Oak Ridge Boys made their chart debut with "Family Reunion" in 1976.

Here's a look back at Lonestar from 2001.

 

 

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