Let's wrap up the week and slide into the weekend with today's country music history lesson.

Country Music Hall of Fame member, and one of country music's best all-time sellers, netting 25 gold albums, Kenny Rogers, was born in 1938 in Houston, Texas.

Bass singer, member of the Statler Brothers, Harold Reid was born this date in Virginia in 1939.

"The Devil Went Down To Georgia" by Charlie Daniels Band received a gold single in 1979.

And "Nobody" by Sylvia is #1 on the Billboard chart in 1982.

Russ Dixon