Country Celebrity Birthdays – June 20, 2011
Happy birthday to these Country stars celebrating today, June 20, 2011.
31 years old – Eli Young Band Drummer Chris Thompson
Watch a performance of WHEN IT RAINS.
32 years old – Chuck Wicks
Watch him perform his hit STEALING CINDERELLA
44 years old – Dan Tyminski of Alison Krauss’s band
Here is his huge hit from the OH BROTHER WHERE ART THOU soundtrack (no it was not George Clooney singing – it was Dan) MAN OF CONSTANT SORROW.
66 years old – Anne Murray
Her first big hit was 1970’s SNOWBIRD.
The late Chet Atkins was born on this date in 1924. Known as “Mr. Guitar”, he wrote, recorded and produced thousands of hits. You can watch his magic in this clip from the Johnny Cash Show of the late 60’s.