Country and Western in History (Part 5)

Country and Western: Bluegrass Music

Events in Music

Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 401 - 478 of 478

  • 1968-05-03 Shane Minor, American country music singer, born in Modesto, California
  • 1968-08-05 Terri Clark, Canadian country singer-songwriter, and guitarist, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1968-08-19 Mark McGuinn, American country music singer-songwriter ("Mrs. Steven Rudy"), born in Greensboro, North Carolina
  • 1968-10-22 Shelby Lynne [Moorer], American country singer ("If I Could Bottle This Up"), born in Quantico, Virginia
  • 1968-11-11 David L. Cook, American Christian country singer and comedian, born in Pascagoula, Mississippi
  • 1969-01-03 Nikki Nelson, American country singer (Highway 101 - "Cry Cry Cry"; "Whose Lonely Now"), born in La Mesa, California
  • 1969-03-28 Rodney Atkins, American country music singer-songwriter (Honesty), born in Knoxville, Tennessee
  • 1969-08-19 Clay Walker, American country singer ("Dreaming With My Eyes Open"), born in Vidor, Texas
  • 1969-10-12 Martie Maguire, American country fiddler, songwriter, and vocalist (The Chicks, formerly known as Dixie Chicks; Court Yard Hounds), born in York, Pennsylvania
  • 1970-07-10 Gary LeVox [Vernon], American country music singer and songwriter (Rascal Flatts), born in Powell, Ohio
  • 1970-08-25 Jo Dee Messina, American country music singer (I'm Alright), born in, in Framingham, Massachusetts

Alison Krauss (52 years old)

1971-07-23 American bluegrass singer and fiddler (Union Station; Raising Sand), born in Decatur, Illinois

  • 1971-07-25 Roger Creager, American country music singer-songwriter ("Bad Friend to a Good Man"), born in Corpus Christi, Texas
  • 1972-02-23 Steve Holy, American country singer, born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1972-07-17 Elizabeth Cook, American country music singer-songwriter (Aftermath), born in Wildwood, Florida
  • 1972-08-16 Emily Strayer (formerly Robison), American country singer, instrumentalist and songwriter (The Chicks, formerly known as Dixie Chicks), born in Pittsfield, Massachusetts

Brad Paisley (50 years old)

1972-10-28 American country singer ("Collision of Worlds"; "Nobody's Fool"), born in Glen Dale, West Virginia

  • 1972-11-18 Jessica "Jessi" Alexander, American country music singer and songwriter ("The Climb"), born in Jackson, Tennessee
  • 1973-06-26 Gretchen Wilson, American country music singer (Redneck Woman), born in Pocahontas, Illinois
  • 1973-07-29 James Otto, American country singer (MuzikMafia), born in Fort Lewis, Washington
  • 1973-08-12 Grey DeLisle, American country singer-songwriter, autoharp player, voice actress (The Fairly OddParents; The Loud House), and comedienne, born in Fort Ord, California
  • 1974-08-02 Jeremy Castle, Oklahoma country singer and songwriter, born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • 1974-09-12 Jennifer Nettles, American country singer (Sugarland), born in Douglas, Georgia

Natalie Maines (48 years old)

1974-10-14 American country musician (The Chicks, formerly known as Dixie Chicks), born in Lubbock, Texas

  • 1975-09-28 Mandy Barnett, American country singer ("Maybe"; "The Whispering Wind"), born in Crossville, Tennesee
  • 1975-11-20 (Frederick) Dierks Bentley, American country singer ("What Was I Thinkin'"; "Drunk On A Plane"), born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • 1975-11-30 Mindy McCready, country/western singer, (d. 2013)
  • 1976-05-12 Matt Mangano, American country-rock bass player (Zac Brown Band), born in Visalia, CA
  • 1976-06-04 Kasey Chambers, Australian country singer-songwriter and musician ("Not Pretty Enough"), born in Mount Gambier, South Australia

Blake Shelton (47 years old)

1976-06-18 American country singer-songwriter ("Boys 'Round Here"; "God Gave Me You"; "Honey Bee"), and TV personality (The Voice), born in Ada, Oklahoma

Luke Bryan (47 years old)

1976-07-17 American country singer ("I'll Stay Me"), and television personality (American Idol, 2018- ), born in Leesburg, Georgia

  • 1976-12-04 Amie Comeaux, American country music singer, born in Brusly, Louisiana (d. 1997)
  • 1976-12-07 Sunny Sweeney, American country music singer-songwriter ("From a Table Away"; "Drink Myself Single"), born in Houston, Texas

Jason Aldean (46 years old)

1977-02-28 American country singer ("Dirt Road Anthem"), born in Macon, Georgia

  • 1977-03-24 Natalie Hemby (Wrucke), American Grammy Award-winning country music songwriter (Miranda Lambert - "Only Prettier"; "Automatic"; Toby Keith - "Drinks After Work"), and singer (The Highwomen), born in Bloomington, Illinois
  • 1977-10-21 Matthew Ramsey, American country music songwriter, guitarist, and vocalist (Old Dominion -"Break Up With Him"; "Snapback"), born in Buchanan, Virginia
  • 1977-11-20 Josh Turner, American singer (Long Black Train), born in Hannah, South Carolina
  • 1978-04-15 Chris Stapleton, American country and bluegrass singer-songwriter (The SteelDrivers; "Broken Halos"; "Traveller"), born in Lexington, Kentucky
  • 1978-07-31 Zac Brown, American country-rock singer and guitarist (Zac Brown Band - "Toes"; "Knee Deep"), born in Dahlonega, Georgia
  • 1978-09-14 Danielle Peck, American country music singer ("Findin' a Good Man"), born in Jacksonville, North Carolina
  • 1978-09-16 Matthew Rogers, American TV host and country singer, born in Arcadia, California
  • 1979-06-10 Lee Brice, American country singer and songwriter (Love Like Crazy, Hard to Love), born in Sumter, South Carolina
  • 1980-08-27 Stephanie Michelle Steele, American country singer, born in Abilene, Texas
  • 1981-01-30 Josh Kelley, American pop and country singer songwriter ("Amazing"; "Georgia Clay"), born in Augusta, Georgia
  • 1981-09-11 Charles Kelley, American country singer and songwriter (Lady A), born in Augusta, Georgia
  • 1982-01-17 Amanda Wilkinson, Canadian country music singer, born in Belleville, Canada

LeAnn Rimes (41 years old)

1982-08-28 American country singer ("Blue"; "How Do I Live"), born in Jackson, Mississippi

  • 1983-01-25 Andrée Watters, Canadian pop-country-rock singer, born in Quebec City, Quebec

Carrie Underwood (40 years old)

1983-03-10 American Grammy Award-winning country singer-songwriter (Cowboy Casanova), born in Muskogee, Oklahoma

  • 1983-04-15 Margo Price, American country singer-songwriter ("That's How Rumors Get Started"), born in Aledo, Illinois
  • 1983-06-17 Mickey Guyton, American country music singer (Black Like Me), born in Arlington, Texas
  • 1983-07-12 Kimberly Perry, American country Singer (The Band Perry - "If I Die Young"; "Better Dig Two"), born in Jackson, Mississippi
  • 1983-07-29 Ashley McBryde, American country music singer-songwriter ("Girl Goin' Nowhere"; "A Little Dive Bar in Dahlonega"), born in Waldron, Arkansas

Miranda Lambert (39 years old)

1983-11-10 American country music singer and songwriter ("The Weight of These Wings"), born in Longview, Texas

  • 1983-12-12 Katrina Elam, American country music singer, born in Bray, Oklahoma
  • 1983-12-29 Jessica Andrews, American country music singer, born in Wynne, Arkansas
  • 1984-01-18 Kristy Lee Cook, American country singer (American Idol, season 7), born in Seattle, Washington
  • 1985-06-02 Ana Cristina Cash, Cuban-American pop and country singer-songwriter, born in Miami. Florida
  • 1985-06-12 Chris Young, American country music singer and songwriter, born in Murfreesboro, Tennessee
  • 1985-06-18 Jimmie Allen, American country music singer-songwriter (Mercury Lane), born in Milton, Delaware
  • 1985-08-26 Brian Kelley, American country musician (Florida Georgia Line), born in Ormond Beach, Florida
  • 1986-06-28 Kellie Pickler, American country music singer (Best Days of Your Life), born in Albemarle, North Carolina
  • 1986-09-10 Ashley Monroe, American country singer-songwriter (Pistol Annies), born in Knoxville, Tennessee
  • 1986-11-02 Erika Jo, American country music singer, born in Angleton, Texas
  • 1987-01-31 Tyler Hubbard, American country musician (Florida Georgia Line), born in Monroe, Georgia
  • 1987-11-24 Megan Mullins, American country singer-songwriter, fiddler, and mandolin player, born in Fort Wayne, Indiana
  • 1988-05-31 Hope Partlow, American pop and country singer, born in Drummonds, Tennessee

Kacey Musgraves (35 years old)

1988-08-21 American country singer songwriter (Same Trailer, Different Park; Golden Hour), born in Golden, Texas

  • 1990-03-02 Luke Combs, American country music singer-songwriter ("This One's for You"), born in Huntersville, North Carolina
  • 1990-04-10 Maren Morris, American country music singer-songwriter (The Middle), born in Arlington, Texas
  • 1990-08-14 Jaydee Bixby, Canadian country singer-songwriter (Cowboys And Cadillacs), born in Drumheller, Alberta
  • 1991-09-21 Ingrid Andress, American country music singer ("More Hearts Than Mine"), born in Southfield, Michigan
  • 1992-05-19 Lainey Wilson, American country music singer-songwriter (Things a Man Oughta Know), born in Baskin, Louisiana

Morgan Wallen (30 years old)

1993-05-13 American country music singer-songwriter (Dangerous), born in Sneedville, Tennessee

Kane Brown (29 years old)

1993-10-21 American country music singer-songwriter (Experiment), born in Chattanooga, Tennessee

  • 1994-09-17 Taylor Ware, American yodeler and country music singer, born in Franklin, Tennessee
  • 2000-01-27 Bailey Zimmerman, American country music singer-songwriter ("Rock and a Hard Place"; "Fall in Love"), born in Louisville, Illinois
  • 2011-10-09 Scotty McCreery, American country music singer. (American Idol, 2011; "I Love You This Big"), born in Garner, North Carolina

Weddings in Music

Divorces in Music

Deaths in Music