Sara Evans and Josh Turner got married to different people on different years on this date, Toby Keith and Willie Nelson gave their horses a drink in 2003, John Anderson got his first gold record in 1983 and more.

Here's the list for Today In Country Music History for 14 June, 2012.

  • Alabama hosted Bama Rising, a benefit at Birmingham's BJCC Arena that raised $2 million for tornado relief in 2011. Brad Paisley, Sara Evans, Dierks Bentley, Luke Bryan, Darius Rucker, Jake Owen and David Nail also performed at the fundraiser.
  • Sara Evans married sports radio host Jay Barker at a farm in Franklin, Tennessee in 2008.
  • Little Jimmy Dickens invited Trace Adkins to join the Opry in 2003.
  • Josh Turner married Jennifer Ford in northern Georgia in 2003.
  • Toby Keith and Willie Nelson topped the Billboard chart with "Beer For My Horses" in 2003.
  • David Ball's Thinkin' Problem album was released in 1994.
  • Dolly Parton received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 1984.
  • John Anderson earned his first gold record, for "Swingin'" in 1983.
  • The Waylon Jennings album, Ol' Waylon, was certified gold in 1977.
  • Linda Ronstadt's "When Will I Be Loved" went to Number One in 1975.
  • Patsy Cline was injured in an automobile accident in 1961.

You know that if you watch this video the song will be stuck in your head for the rest of the day. But you may as well, because now that you're thinking of it, it's already there.

 

 

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