Keith Urban's Golden Road CD went platinum on this date in 2003, Garth Brooks released his second CD in 1990 and Crystal Gayle had the blues back in 1977.

Here's the list for Today In Country Music History for 27 August, 2011.

  • Keith Urban achieved platinum with his Golden Road album in 2003.
  • The Dixie Chicks' third Sony album, Home, was released in 2002.
  • Phil Vassar's first daughter, Haley, was born in 1998.
  • Garth Brooks's second album, No Fences, was released in 1990.
  • Crystal Gayle began a four-week stay at Number One in Billboard with "Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue" in 1977.

Here's the smooth, sultry, Crystal Gayle.

 

 

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