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The Gully Jumpers, led by Paul Warmack, record for Victor Records at the YMCA Building in Nashville, Tennessee, USA. with producer Ralph Peer. Two of the songs, including The Little Red Caboose Behind The Train, will become the first songs recorded in Nashville to be released as singles.
Valerie June Carter is born in Maces Springs, Virginia, USA, to Mother Maybelle Carter, a founding member of the Carter Family trio. June will marry Johnny Cash in 1968.
Ronnie Milsap is born in Robbinsville, North Carolina, USA. The blind keyboard player will become one of country's most innovative performers, crossing over into pop territory, winning six Grammy awards and entering the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2014.
Jimmie Skinner records Running Out Of Time, Station Door Blues, Falling Rain Blues and It's All the Same To Me at WROL Radio Station Studio, 500 block Gay Street, Knoxville, Tennessee, USA.
The Blackwood Brothers Quartet plays a live show in Neosha, Missouri, USA.
Ray Price And His Cherokee Indians play a live show in Abilene, Texas, USA.
The Blackwood Brothers Quartet plays a live show in Bloomington, Indiana, USA.
Carl Perkins and Johnny Cash play at The Met Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
The Andy Doll Band begins a tour with a show in Janesville, Iowa, USA.
Roy Acuff is playing in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA.
Flatt and Scruggs are playing during a two-week engagement at The Ash Grove, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Bill Anderson is playing in Des Moines, Iowa, USA.
Johnny Cash, June Carter, Flatt and Scruggs and Marty Robbins play in Camden, New Jersey, USA. While Robbins performs, Cash's bass player Marshall Grant lobs an M-80 firework into a backstage urinal, and the resulting blast covers a dressing room in sewage.
Flatt And Scruggs are playing in Corning, Arkansas, USA.
The Willis Brothers are playing in Norfolk, Virginia, USA.
Country singer and songwriter Johnny Cash records The Danger Zone and Hardin Couldn't Run at Columbia Studio, Nashville, Tennessee, USA. Musicians on the session include Johnny Cash on vocals and guitar, Luther Perkins on electric guitar, Marshall Grant on bass, Bill Pursell on piano, W.S. Holland on drums, Joe Babcock on banjo and The Carter Family on backing vocals.
Patsy Cline records He Called Me Baby and I'll Sail My Ship Alone in Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, Tennessee, USA. This will prove to be her last-ever recording session.
Bobby Bare records Four Strong Winds, When I'm Gone, Sweeter Than The Flowers and I Was Coming Home To You in RCA Victor Studio, Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
The Osborne Brothers record Me And My Old Banjo, Pathway Of Teardrops, Gotta Travel On, Salty Dog Blues, Kentucky and Bugle On The Banjo, at Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Avenue South, Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
Kitty Wells records Kill Him With Kindness, Heartbreak Waltz (duet with Johnny Wright) and Six Lonely Hours for Decca Records in Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Avenue South, Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
Johnny Cash and Floyd Cramer pre-record appearances on tv's Jimmy Dean Show in the USA.
Bill Anderson releases a new album, From This Pen, on Decca Records in the USA.
Bill Anderson records Golden Guitar and Cocktails, for his Decca Records album Bright Lights And Country Music at Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
Loretta Lynn scores her first No1 in the Billboard Country Singles Chart in the USA with Don't Come Home A'Drinkin' (With Lovin' On Your Mind).
Norma Jean, with Bob Ferguson as producer, records It's About Time, Jackson Ain't A very Big Town, Ride Ride Ride and Walk Through This World With Me at RCA Victor Studio, 800 17th Avenue South, Nashville, Tennessee, USA. The band on the session features George McCormick and Pete Wade [gtrs], Buck Trent [banjo], Pete D rake [steel],Junior Huskey, [bass], Jerry Carrigan [drums], Hargus "Pig" Robbins [piano] and Mack Magaha [fiddle].
Waylon Jennings and Anita Carter record I Got You, during an evening session at RCA Studio B, Nashville, Tennessee, USA. .
Gordon Lightfoot records The 33rd Of August and Leaves Of Grass in Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
When Buck Owens And The Buckaroos play at Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Owens refuses to leave his dressing room until he is paid his fee in full. Promoter Michael Cohl is forced to borrow $12,000 from the venue owner, Harold Ballard, to ensure that Owens will perform.
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Charlie Daniels adds guitar and Kenny Buttrey adds drums to the songs The Boxer and Little Sadie, for Dylan's album Self Portrait, in Columbia Records Music Row studio, Nashville, Tennessee.
Nanci Griffith is recording her third album, Once In A Very Blue Moon, at Jack Clement's Cowboy Arms Hotel and Recording Spa, Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
Singer-songwriter Rosanne Cash reaches No1 in the Billboard country singles chart in the USA with her remake of The Beatles' I Don't Want To Spoil The Party.
On his In Step tour, Stevie Ray Vaughan plays at Starwood Amphitheatre, Nashville, Tennessee, USA, supported by Joe Cocker.
On his Never Picture Perfect Summer Tour, Rich Mullins plays in Adrian, Michigan, USA, with Avenue G.
On their The Hard Way tour, Steve Earle And The Dukes play at Temptations, Mount Druitt, Australia, Oceania.
Shania Twain releases her second album, The Woman In Me, on Mercury Records in the USA.
Guys Do It All The Time by Mindy McCready reaches No1 in The Billboard Hot Country Singles And Tracks chart in the USA.
The video for Who's Your Daddy by Toby Keith has its debut on CMT-tv in the USA.
A movie re-make of 70s tv show The Dukes Of Hazzard, opens in the USA with pop singer Jessica Simpson in the role of Daisy Duke, and Willie Nelson as Uncle Jesse.
Country music star Tim McGraw comes to the end of his tenure as spokesman for the American Red Cross blood donor drive Neighbors Give Life.
The video for Suspicions by Tim McGraw makes its debut on CMT in the USA.
Carrie Underwood marries Ottawa Senators player Mike Fisher in a private ceremony in Georgia, USA.
Jimmy Webb plays the first of three nights at The Kranzenberg Arts Center, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.
The 2011 Billboard Music Awards are held in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Eminem and Justin Bieber dominate the event, each taking home six trophies, while Taylor Swift and five others secure three each. Beyonce gets the Millennium Award. Also in attendance are U2 and Lil Wayne.
Emmylou Harris and Daniel Lanois play at The Warfield, San Francisco, California, USA.
Concert promoter BEC-Tero announces that Taylor Swift has cancelled her upcoming Red Tour concert in Bangkok, Thailand, Asia, following the recent coup d'etat which plunged the country into military rule.
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Coiuntry music star Reba McEntire introduces her own line of cosmetics, Reba Beauty. The first product to hit the market is lip color Reba Deluxstick.
Jennifer Nettles plays at CMT Presents Jennifer Nettles with The 2016 Next Women of Country Tour at The Beacon Theatre, New York City, USA.
When Blake Shelton headlines Luke Bryan's four-day 2017 Crash My Playa event in Riviera Maya, Mexico, North America, he is unexpectedly joined onstage by his girlfriend Gwen Stefani, who performs Footloose and Hella Good.