Tennessee Governor Bill Lee issued an official proclamation to name July 17 as Bill Anderson Day, as did Nashville Mayor John Cooper.
The 1966 album announced the singer's fully-fledged conversion to the Nashville sound.
With his third Capitol LP in five months, the singer-guitarist was ending 1967 as one of the hottest new properties in country music.
A tribute to the famed Nashville institution that's as old as what we call country music itself.
A clip released from the new PBS documentary, Patsy Cline: American Masters reveals Patsy’s life as an ambitious teenager with a willful attitude to match.