Every weekday around 11:30am we play Country Trivia on WGNA 107.7FM. Today, we honor a recording made popular by Taste of Country Music Festival star Willie Nelson. However, the iconic good-hearted country hippie wasn't the first to record 'Always On My Mind.'
While most people think 'Blue Christmas' was originally recorded by Elvis Presley, the first time it hit No.1 on the charts was 1949, eight years before the 'King' would make it one of his most popular recordings.
With current stars like Taylor Swift, Kenny Chesney, Brad Paisley, and Keith Urban winning the CMA's Entertainer of the Year award, I thought it would be fun to remember the first stars of Country Music to win the CMA's Entertainer Of The Year Award.
Every weekday around 11:30am, we play Country Trivia on GNA 1077. Today we honor one of the 2012 inductees into the Country Music Hall of Fame, Garth Brooks. Do you know who sang back up on some of Garth's biggest hits?