14 Years Ago: Dolly Parton Gives UT Knoxville Commencement Address, Earns Honorary Doctorate
Parton also gave the commencement address at UT Knoxville that year.
35 Years Ago: Clint Black Signs With RCA Records
The label's been home to Elvis Presley, Kenny Rogers and the Judds, among others.
25 Years Ago: Shania Twain’s ‘You’re Still the One’ Hits No. 1
On May 2, 1998, "You're Still the One" hit No. 1 on the country singles chart.
30 Years Ago: Tim McGraw Releases His Self-Titled Debut Album
McGraw's self-titled debut album was released on April 20, 1993.
30 Years Ago: Toby Keith Releases His Self-Titled Debut Album
On April 20, 1993, Keith released his self-titled debut album.
45 Years Ago: Willie Nelson Releases ‘Stardust’
In April of 1978, Nelson released the now-classic album 'Stardust'.
54 Years Ago: Bob Dylan Releases ‘Nashville Skyline’
On April 9, 1969, Dylan released his ninth studio album, 'Nashville Skyline'.
Maddie Marlow + Jonah Font — Country’s Greatest Love Stories
The happy couple originally met in high school and started dating when Marlow was a sophomore -- but, like many teenage relationships, things were bumpy at first.
75 Years Ago: ‘Louisiana Hayride’ Radio Show Debuts
On April 3, 1948, the influential radio program 'Louisiana Hayride' premiered.
58 Years Ago: Roger Miller Hits No. 1 With ‘King of the Road’
On March 27, 1965, Miller's "King of the Road" hit No. 1 on the country charts.