Birthdays And Anniversaries For June 3rd + Country Music History
If this is your birthday or anniversary, congratulations! Here are some country artists that you are sharing this date with. Frederick LaBour is born in Grand Rapids, Michigan, in 1948. He becomes Too Slim, of Riders In The Sky, whose preservation of western music helps them become members of the Grand Ole Opry in 1982. Happy 67th, Too Slim! Jamie O'Neal is born in Sydney, Australia, in 1968. Her 2000 debut album nets several hits, including "There Is No Arizona" and "When I Think About Angels," helping her pick up the Academy of Country Music's Top New Female award. Happy 47th, Jamie! Reba McEntire marries manager Narvel Blackstock in Lake Tahoe,in 1989, where McEntire is performing at Caesars. Happy 26th to Reba and Narvel!
Country Music History For June 3rd.
1972-Donna Fargo's "The Happiest Girl In The Whole U.S.A." takes the top spot on the Billboard country chart.
2000-Tim McGraw and Kenny Chesney are arrested in Buffalo for a backstage skirmish at Ralph Wilson Stadium on the George Strait tour in which Chesney takes a ride on a policeman's horse, and McGraw gets in a fight with cops. They are acquitted in May.
Now Let's P-A-R-T-Y!
Concho Valley birthdays include:
Ricky Jones, 29. From his Mom and brother.
Summer Sanders, 12. From Max.
Butch Hasty, 55. From Mike and Tricia.
Harper Clifton, 2. From the Cook family.
Vanessa Griffith, 30. From Tricia.
Jimmy Esparza, 28. From Ryno and all his friends at Gandy Ink. Jimmy wins our birthday cake today from Halfmann's Cake Cottage.