‘Twang’ took George Strait to the top of the charts yet again, furthering the enduring Texan hero’s crossover appeal in the digital age.
'Hey Good Lookin'' inspired more than one hundred cover versions, including one that soon bagged the pop chart honours.
The event will be held over two nights this weekend, on August 14 and 15, with Brittany Howard and Cold War Kids also headlining.
There have been hundreds of thousands of books about music and here are some of the best music books you’ve may never have read.
The great country institution finally lost patience with the wayward star after his no-show of 9 August 1952.
Urban also begins hosting a second series of The Keith Urban Playlist for national UK broadcaster BBC Radio 2 on August 8.
The Hank Cochran and Harlan Howard composition is a country classic, but it certainly wasn't an instant hit.
Released on August 7, 1962, 'Sentimentally Yours' was the final album Patsy Cline issued during her lifetime. It's pure country magic.
The country star wrote the track with producer Ross Copperman, Josh Osborne and J.T. Harding.
The Fred Rose composition connects Gene with Willie Nelson, Elvis Presley and a host of others.
Organized by the Americana Music Association Foundation, the conference will take place from September 16-18.
Kenny's UK No.1 arrived as he was in the early stages of redirecting his career into the country arena.