BMO's NEWS'eum - On this date in 2006, with the song, "She Let Herself Go," George Strait scored his 40th #1 hit on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart, all of them solo. It tied him with a 20-year-old record for most #1's on the country chart, held by Conway Twitty (35 solo, five duet with Loretta Lynn). #GeorgeStrait #BMOintheMOrning #Kicks96
Back on this date in 1968, Johnny Cash played a show, which was recorded, for his forthcoming live album At Folsom Prison, near Sacramento, California in front of 2,000 inmates. When released, the lead single, "Folsom Prison Blues" (an update of his 1956 hit) became one of the most famous recordings of his career. #JohnnyCash #BMOintheMO'rning #Kicks967
Born on this day in 1952 in Danville, Virginia, was Ricky Van Shelton, country music artist who between 1986 and 2006, charted more than twenty singles on the Billboard Hot Country Songs charts, including ten #1: "Somebody Lied", "Life Turned Her That Way", 'Don't We All Have the Right", "I'll Leave This World Loving You", "From a Jack to... Read More.
The silver lining to severe weather conditions are the beautiful photos of the snowfall we had last night and this morning. If you have any photos you'd like to submit, send them to [email protected] These photos have come in so far, we look forward to seeing yours...
BMO's NEWS'eum - Charlie Rich was at #1 on the US country album chart with Behind Closed Doors. The album received three Country Music Association awards: Best Male Vocalist, Album of the Year, and Single of the Year, for the title song which gave the singer his first #1 hit. #CharlieRich #BMOintheMOrning #KICKS967 #BehindClosedDoors
BMO's NEWS'eum - Today in 2003, Reba McEntire won a Golden Globe nomination for best actress in a musical or comedy series, for her work in the WB's Reba. Among her competition for the prize was: Will And Grace star Debra Messing and Sex In The City actress Sarah Jessica Parker. #RebaMcEntire #GoldenGlobe #BMOintheMOrning #Kicks967
BMO in the MO'rning - Lady A will make a stop on ABC’s Good Morning America Friday, performing their original holiday tune “Christmas Through Your Eyes.” It’s one of two festive TV appearances the trio's planning in the days ahead: Lady A will also appear on the Tamron Hall show next Monday. During that stop, they’ll perform their rendition of Paul McCartney’s “Wonderful Christmastime.” Both songs are included on the deluxe edition of... Read More.