Country Music History June 20
Happy Monday! Looks like another hot week ahead.
One of the world's best guitarists, Chet Atkins, was born June 20, 1924 in Luttrell, Tennessee. Atkins joined the Country Music Hall of Fame in 1973.
"Snowbird" and "Shadows In The Moonlight" singer, Anne Murray, was born in Nova Scotia, Canada in 1945.
Lead singer on "I Am A Man Of Constant Sorrow", Dan Tyminski was born in Rutland, Vermont in 1967.
Chuck Wicks was born in Dover, Delaware in 1979. Wicks had a huge hit with "Stealing Cinderella".
And finally, Eli Young Band drummer Chris Thompson was born in 1980 in Bend, Oregon.