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59th #1 Hit For George Strait
George Strait has been a great country singer for a long, long time. Back in the 70s, he plyed a place in San Marcos called Cheatham Street Warehouse. If you would wash out a tuna fish can so they could use it for an ash tray, you could get in to see George and the Ace In The Hole Band. Even then, h…
“I Don’t Want This Night To End” #1 for Luke Bryan
This is a really strange and fickle business. I actually had people tell me... people in positions of power and responsibility in the country music industry... That "Country Girl (Shake It For Me) was DOA and never going anywhere on the charts. Here's the strange part... I heard the same thing …
“Here For A Good Time” Is George Strait’s 58th #1 Hit
From the 'hometown boy does good' file... George Strait has done it again! I'm not sure who actually picks his material, but for a guy who doesn't write (well, he doesn't write very much, anyway), he's done really well during this era of the 'singer-songwriter&apos…
King George Hits Number 1 Again
Yesterday I was talking about "what happened to" artists, specifically Big and Rich. There's one country artist that you won't have to ask that question about for many years to come.