Today In Country History-Flatts Honored, Alan Visits Tim
The Music and Memories of February 20
2007- Rascal Flatts is honored by the city of Nashville and the state of Tennessee. They issue proclamations to honor them after the band’s CD finished as the second-best-selling album in all genres for 2006.
1996- Alan Jackson makes a guest appearance on the Tim Allen television show “Home Improvement.” Alan sings “Mercury Blues” on Tim’s fake handyman show “Tool Time.”
1991- “Where’ve You Been” earns two trophies at the Grammys in New York. Songwriters Don Henry and Jon Vezner win Best Country Song, Kathy Mattea picks up Best Country Female Vocal Performance.
The #1 Hits
1999- I Don’t Want To Miss A Thing- Mark Chesnutt
1988- Twinkle, Twinkle Lucky Star- Merle Haggard
1982- Only One You- T.G. Sheppard
1954- Slowly- Webb Pierce
1965- I’ve Got A Tiger By The Tail- Buck Owens
Kathie Baillie, 1951. Kathie leads the trio Baillie and the Boys on the top 10 songs “Oh Heart,” “Long Shot,” “(Now and Then) There’s A Fool Such As I” and “She Deserves You” from 1987-1990.