Country Music History July 1
A new month is here - summer is slipping away fast!
Singer Keith Whitley was born in 1955 in Sandy Hook, Kentucky. Keith was married to country singer Lorrie Morgan. Sadly, he passed away from alcohol poisoning in 1989.
The Billboard singles chart in 1989 revealed the #1 song to be "Come From The Heart" by Kathy Mattea. In 1995, it was "Sold (The Grundy County Auction Incident)" by John Michael Montgomery.
Hank Williams, Jr., married his fourth wife, Mary Jane Thomas in 1990. During their honeymoon in Tanzania, their camp was discovered to be infested with cobras.
And in 2015, Tyler Hubbard of Florida Georgia Line married his sweetheart Hayley Stommel in Sun Valley, Idaho.