Birthdays And Anniversaries For September 8th + Country Music History On This Day
Did you know that one year ago tonight, Carrie Underwood debuted as the voice of NBC's "Sunday Night Football" theme, "Waiting All Day For Sunday Night"? At the game George Strait served as honorary captain of the Dallas Cowboys, as they lost to the New York Giants.
1927- Songwriter Harlan Howard is born in Detroit, Michigan. Goes on to write, "I Fall To Pieces" for Patsy Cline, "I've Got A Tiger By The Tail" for Buck Owens, and "Why Not Me" for The Judds, and many more hit songs. He was named to the Country Music Hall of Fame, in 1997.
1932- Virginia Hensley, better known as, Patsy Cline is born in Winchester, Virginia. She would become one of country music's greatest female singers with hits like, "Crazy", "She's Got You", and "I Fall To Pieces". She was added to the Country Music Hall of Fame in 1973.
1973- Conway Twitty has the #1 song in Billboard with, "You've Never Been This Far Before".
2007- Rodney Atkins takes "These Are Not My People", to #1 In Billboard.
Concho Valley birthdays include:
Ruby Gaitan, 34. From Mom, Dad, her husband, Johnand her kids, Abigail, Jolie and John Luke.
Kendree Clayton, 21. From Mom, Scott, her 2 bothers, Memaw and Grandad.
Amber Delgado, 16. From Mom and all the family.
Amanda Elkins, 21. From Mom, Dad and her 3 brothers.
Ricky Banda, 13. From Grandpa Lupe and all the Banda Clan. Ricky wins our birthday cake from Halfmann's Cake Cottage.
Happy Wedding Anniversary to:
Curtis & Joy Shelton, 24 years. They will be in our drawing this Friday morning for a dozen roses from Southwest Florists.