Before you head out to take advantage of Black Friday bargains, here's today's country music history!

Back in 2003 during the Thanksgiving Day game at Texas Stadium in Irving, Toby Keith entertained the fans during the halftime show.  Miami beat Dallas 40-21.

"I Love A Rainy Night" singer, Eddie Rabbit, was born November 27, 1941 in Brooklyn, New York.  In 1993, Joe Diffie became the latest member of the Grand Ole Opry.  And in 1973, "Behind Closed Doors" earned a gold album for Charlie Rich, his first.