Garth Brooks Lands Record Deal – Today In Country History
The Music and Memories of June 17
2006- Kenny Chesney kicks off the summer season with the No. 1 hit 'Summertime.'
2000- Chad Brock goes to No. 1 with 'Yes,' the story of how he proposed to his girlfriend.
1978- Emmylou Harris is at the top with Delbert McClinton's 'Two More Bottles Of Wine.'
Red Foley, 1910. 'Chattanoogie Shoe Shine Boy' 'Ol Shep' and host of the first Country Music Television Series on network television, "Ozark Jubilee." Dies is 1968.