Reba McEntire kept on loving in 2009, Toby Keith loved a bar in 2003 and Elvis Presley was layed to rest in 1977.

Here's the list for Today In Country Music History for 18 July, 2011.

  • Reba's Keep On Loving You CD was released in 2009.
  • Big & Rich's debut album, Horse Of A Different Color, was certified platinum in 2004.
  • Toby Keith's "I Love This Bar" was released in 2003.
  • Travis Tritt's T-R-O-U-B-L-E album was released in 1992.
  • Mel Tillis' "Coca Cola Cowboy" captured the Number One slot on the Billboard country singles chart in 1979.
  • Elvis Presley's funeral was held in 1977.
  • Conway Twitty & Loretta Lynn shared the top spot on the Billboard country chart with "Louisiana Woman, Mississippi Man" in 1973.
  • The Louvin Brothers played their last show as duo in Watseka, Illinois in 1963.

So long, Evis. Thanks for all the great songs.



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Dave D.