In 2004, Columbia Records releases  Gretchen Wilson's "Here For The Party" album. It goes on sell over 2 million copies.


1997 George Strait's "Carrying Your Love With Me” is number one and stays there four weeks!


Eighteen years ago,  "Love Can Build A Bridge" becomes The Judds' fifth platinum album.


And that same year, 1993 Liberty Records, issues Garth Brooks' "Ain't Going Down (Til The Sun Comes Up)"

#1 on this date in 1980 -- Mickey Gilley's rendition of Buddy Holly's Top 40 hit "True Love Ways"     Here's a You Tube tribute.