Tennessee Governor Bill Lee issued an official proclamation to name July 17 as Bill Anderson Day, as did Nashville Mayor John Cooper.
The familiar bonds of fatherhood can be both joyous and complicated. From loving tributes to cathartic confessions, here are the best Father’s Day songs.
The 'Strait to Vegas' dates are now set for the city's T-Mobile Arena on August 13 and 14.
When George truly got his career up and running with his first major label single, a star was born.
Other artists set to perform include Stevie Nicks, Rüfüs Du Sol, Black Pumas, and more.
The San Antonio-area native has earned his King of Country moniker through a remarkable combination of consistency and volume.
The Neil Sedaka song became a signature tune for two UK entertainers, singer Tony Christie and comedian Peter Kay.
Cal Smith came to the attention as Ernest Tubb's guitarist, but he went on to forge a formidable career of his own, which included a CMA Single of the Year in 'Country...
With ‘Honky Tonk Time Machine,' George Strait added to an illustrious career with an album that represented an increasingly endangered old-school craft.
Written by Pam Belford and Dean Dillon, the song was a clever take on the old romantic idea of a pair of lovers who can never quite say goodbye.
March 19, 1991 saw the release by MCA of what was already the Texan country hero's 11th studio album.
In March 1984, the album gave the Texan country star his first-ever appearance on the pop LP chart.
On December 21, 1985, the charming 'The Chair,' a real sleeper hit, completed a three-month climb to the top of the US country countdown.
From Dolly and Carrie to Merle and Toby, this list of the best Christmas country songs is as reliable as the Opry itself.
The 1993 album eased to double-platinum status in the US, bagging Strait yet another No.1 single and three more Top 10 hits.