Today In Country History- Kenny Chesney Has A ‘Beer In Mexico’, Toby Marries
The Music and Memories of March 24
2007- Kenny Chesney’s ‘Beer In Mexico’ is at No. 1. It’s reported that Kenny writes the song at Sammy Hagar’s birthday party. Sammy and friends go out on a party boat, while Kenny stays back by the pool and contemplates life. The result is a smash hit!
2002- Faith Hill sings ‘There You’ll Be’ from the movie “Pearl Harbor” at the Oscar awards.
1984- “Roll On (Eighteen Wheeler)” by Alabama slides to No. 1.
1984- Toby Keith marries Tricia Lucus. At the time Toby plays in a band called “Easy Money.”
1958- Elvis fans are ‘All Shook Up’ as Elvis Presley is sworn into the U.S. Army in Memphis, Tennessee.