Shania Splits, Chris Young Born – Today In Country History
The Music and Memories of June 12
2009- Shania Twain speaks to fans for the first time about her split from Robert John “Mutt” Lange. Shania later dates Frederic Thiebaud, the husband of the woman who was accused of having an affair with Shania’s husband.
2001- A segment of Highway 92 in Paulding County, Georgia, is renamed the Travis Tritt Highway.
1976- Crystal Gayle goes to No. 1 for the first time with ‘I’ll Get Over You.’
Chris Young, 1985. Singer of ‘Gettin’ You Home (The Black Dress Song)’ ‘Voices’ and ‘The Man I Want To Be.’
Junior Brown, 1952. Singer of ‘My Wife Think’s You’re Dead’ and ‘Highway Patrol.’