Moon and WBKR’s Day in the Country – July 6, 2011 – Alan Jackson, Lady Antebellum and More
It’s the 2nd wedding anniversary of Lady Antebellum’s lead singer Charles Kelley. He and Cassie McConnell got hitched on July 6, 2009 in the Bahamas. They met through a publicity firm she worked for in Nashville.
1998 HAPPY TRAILS Roy Rogers who died of heart failure on this date at the age of 86. Roy was twice elected to the Country Music Hall of Fame. Born in Cincinnati, his real name was Leonard Slye. He also was a member of the western band the Sons of the Pioneers before becoming a legendary western movie star. Married to Dale Evans, Roy Rogers, Jr. carries on their legacy today.
Twenty years ago Alan Jackson was singing DON’T ROCK THE JUKEBOX right to the top of the Billboard charts where it remained for three weeks. While at KVOO in Tulsa, OK. Debra and I had the chance to chat with him on his bus.