Country Music History September 9
Happy birthday wishes go out today to Hunter Hayes, born in 1991 in Breaux Bridge, Louuisiana. Alexandria, Indiana is the birth place of Joey Martin, born in 1975. Joey and her husband, Rory, formed the duo, Joey and Rory.
#1 singles on the Billboard chart this date include "I've Always Been Crazy" by Waylon Jennings in 1978, and "Whole Lot of Shakin' Going On" by Jerry Lee Lewis in 1957.
In 1956, "The Ed Sullivan Show" spotlighted Elvis Presley. Elvis was shown from the waist up only because of his gyrating dance moves!