Josh Turner just turned 42, but the country singer still looks young and has more to give for his love of country music. This year was full of ups and downs for the singer as he lost one of his ...

First of all, let us greet Dierks Bently, a very Happy Birthday. We wish you a happy and successful career, Dierks! Your songs are all loved and appreciated. Via YouTube.com by Screengrab Frederick Dierks Bentley professionally known as Dierks Bentley ...

This day marks the 78th birthday of one of the legendary country artists Guy Clark. It’s been 3 years since he celebrated his birthday with us but I know that he is now happily celebrating his birthday in heaven. Guy ...

Lee Greenwood is one of country music’s most patriotic artists. Today, we will be celebrating the singer’s work and career in the country music industry. As the singer turns 77, we will look back at some of the best moments ...

Dottie Marie Marsh professionally known as Dottie West is one of the biggest names in the country music industry. She is considered one of the most influential and groundbreaking female artists of all time. She is best known for her ...

Olivia Newton-John is one of the most successful crossover artists from country music to pop. The English-Australian singer left a legacy to the country music with her hits “I Honestly Love You,” “Let Me Be There,” “If You Love Me ...

Last Saturday, the 21st of September, the beautiful and talented singer Faith Hill just turned 52, and we couldn’t get enough of her husband’s, Tim McGraw, sweet message on social media.  View this post on Instagram A post shared by ...

Today is the day when country legend Hank Williams was born. He may have lived a short life but his contribution to the country music industry is incomparable. He is the musician behind classic country hits such as “Cold, Cold ...

Happy birthday to the Father of Bluegrass music, Bill Monroe. On the 13th of September 1911, Monroe was born. He grew up to be one of the biggest influences in bluegrass music. His unique style led him to achieve great ...

Happy Birthday, Mark Chesnutt! You are really a blessing to us. Your songs and works really inspire us so on behalf of Country Thang Daily, we wish you happiness and success in life! Birthdays only come once a year. It ...

The beautiful and talented country singer and songwriter, LeAnn Rimes is turning 37 today. She even posted a tweet about the last day of her being 36 years old. Last day of 36 = yoga, fish and chips, hiking in ...

Shania Twain is turning 54 today and here are some of our favorite things about her. Often called as the Queen of Country Pop, the singer has some of the most notable hits in the ’90s such as “You’re Still ...

Kenny Rogers, the iconic country singer who popularized songs such as “The Gambler” and “Islands in the Stream” is turning 81 today, and we here at Country Thang Daily would like to shout out that may Kenny have a great ...

Birthdays are celebrated once in a year. Thus, it is one of the special events that happen in our life. As we get older, we tend to appreciate little things that come into our lives more. We tend to choose ...

Even though Alison Krauss hasn’t been releasing any songs as a solo artist lately, she still performs on festivals. She recently made an appearance at Willie Nelson‘s Outlaw Festival, where she performed with the Grateful Dead bassist and two of ...

Rickie Lee Skaggs, professionally known as Ricky Skaggs, will be celebrating his 65th birthday this year. Join us as we remember his legacy and how he came into the world of country music. via Ricky Skagg’s official Facebook page Ricky ...

Luke Bryan, who rose to fame with his single “All My Friends Say” in 2007, is turning 43 today. This is surely going to be another memorable day for him, and since it’s his birthday why don’t we get to ...

This multi-awarded singer, Linda Ronstadt, will celebrate her 73rd birthday this year. Looking back, Linda is one of the few artists who broke the boundaries of music. She was known to perform country songs, rock and roll, light opera, and ...

Toby Keith will be celebrating his 58th birthday probably with a red solo cup in his hand. This patriotic country singer was known for his hits “Red Solo Cup,” “I Love this Bar,” and “Courtesy of Red, White, and Blue.” ...

Lorrie Morgan’s more than the daughter of George Thomas Morgan and the wife of the late singer Keith Whitley. Morgan made her mark in the country music world rather than staying behind the shadow of her late husband and father. ...

It is believed that the Canadian country singer Anne Murray was the one who paved way for other Canadian artists. Her rise to fame in the 70s became a pathway for many singers who wanted to achieve greater success. Since ...

Lester Flatt is one of the few artists who helped revive bluegrass music. He is mostly known for being the lead guitarist of the bluegrass band, Flatt and Scruggs. The resurgence of bluegrass music started with their band during the ...

Bruce Robison is more country than you’ll ever know. This talented and passionate country singer and songwriter is celebrating his fifty-third birthday today. Come, let’s take a step into the world of Robison and greet him a happy birthday. Bruce ...

Chris Young, “The Man I Want to Be” singer, will be celebrating his 34th birthday. He is one of the most promising country artists of today’s generation. Let us look at the journey of this Nashville Star and how he ...

Freddy Fender left a lasting legacy to the world of country music. His famous classic hit “Before the Next Teardrop Falls” made him an overnight star. His name was permanently etched in the country scene with just one song and ...

Johnny Paycheck, his life, his songs, his hardships, and even his name, are all such great masterpieces that were revealed to the world. His existence has been a wonderful influence to many people. We are lucky enough to meet such ...

Who is Gary Stewart? Photo Credit: Gary Stewart/ youtube.com by Screengrab Gary Stewart was a multi-talented Country artist. He was born on May 28, 1944, and raised in the U.S. His parents are George and Georgia Stewart. He learned to ...

Don Williams made a great impression when he stepped into the world of country music. He remained to be one of the biggest names in the industry. Williams left us with the memory of his songs and his smooth, baritone ...

Rosanne Cash, the eldest daughter of country legend Johnny Cash, was born on May 24, 1955. Today, let us celebrate her 64th birthday and get to know more about her music. If you have parents who are prominent in the ...

K.T. Oslin, the singer of the hit “80’s ladies,” celebrates her 77th birthday today. Being in a male-dominated scene, K.T Oslin is one of the most popular female country singers in the late 80’s. “80’s Ladies” was a Hit Her ...

Darius Rucker, the singer of “Don’t Think I Don’t Think About it,” is turning 53 today. He moved from one music genre to another before he was pushed into the world of country music. He finally found his home in ...

 Maybelle Carter’s Biography Photo Credit: Maybelle Carter/ youtube.com by Screengrab Our late Maybelle Addington is known as “Mother” Maybelle or Maybelle Carter. She was born May 10, 1909, in Virginia. She was known as an American Country musician. Her unique ...

Before everyone is doing country pop, Eddy Arnold has already done his own transition from country to popular music. Today, let us take a look at Eddy’s journey as a country star and his significant hits. via Screen frame from ...

Hank Snow is one of the few Canadian country artists that made it to the mainstream American audience. In here, we will look at the ups and downs of the career of the Canadian singer. via Screen frame from Youtube ...

The country rock star Eric Church is celebrating his 42nd birthday today. In honor of his special day, we’ll feature some of the songs that he made popular. Photo: Eric Church/ Credits: photo by Kevin Winter/ ACM 2015/ Getty Images ...

Johnny Horton has been one of the best rockabilly and country artists during the mid-’50s to early ’60s. His career ended not because his fame died out, but it was because of a horrible accident. Despite living a short career, ...

Kelly Clarkson is one of the biggest names not only in the world of pop music. She has also made her way to the shining and amazing world of country music. Most of her songs are pop sounding, yet she ...

It’s only been a few months when country music let go of one of its legends, Roy Clark. Today, he’s supposed to be celebrating his 86th birthday. But even if the late musician is no longer around, his great legacy ...

Loretta Lynn is arguably one of the most beloved country artists to date. She has been one of the most successful artists and has also paved the way for most female country singers, together with her contemporaries. via Loretta Lynn’s ...

Today, we are commemorating the birth of one of the pioneers of rockabilly music. He’s no other than Carl Perkins. He was also the man behind the 1955 hit “Blue Suede Shoes.” Carl Perkins was born on April 9, 1932, ...

Avid supporters of the late country music singer Jim Ed Brown certainly remember that this day is special for him. He was born on this day in 1934 in Sparkman, Arkansas. He is supposed to be having his 85th birthday ...

Reba McEntire, also known as the Queen of Country music, is celebrating her birthday today. And, we are happy about. In honor of her 64th birthday, let’s take a look at her life and how far she had reached to ...

Charley Pride is one of country music’s treasures. His presence in this genre made a huge change and diversified country music. Today, we celebrate his 85th birthday by listening to the songs he made popular. Photo Credit: Charley Pride/ Greg ...

This is one of the most remarkable events that everyone is waiting for. Of course, it’s the celebration of someone’s birthday. Also, this is the event wherein the celebrator will receive a lot of gifts. Plus, this is the gathering ...

Jan Howard, the “Evil on Your Mind” singer, is turning ninety today. As we celebrate another year in her life, we highlight the songs that she made popular in her career. Photo Credit: Jan Howard/ Official Facebook Page Jan Howard’s ...

Jimmy Fortune, who used to be with the legendary country quartet vocal group The Statler Brothers, is celebrating his 64th birthday today! Photo credit: Jimmy Fortune Official Facebook Page Born in Staunton, Virginia, Fortune started singing when he was in ...

Howdy, Folks! Today, we celebrate the man behind Merle Haggard and Willie Nelson‘s hit single “Pancho and Lefty.” Townes Van Zandt Townes Van Zandt was born on March 7, 1944, at Fort Worth, Texas. When he was young, he moved ...

Most people love going to birthday parties because they will get the chance to see their friends and family complete. Also, in many cases, this is where the celebrator can eat the food they want and do whatever they want. ...

Birthdays is one of the most fun events to celebrate, aside from the food and fun games. This is the time wherein a lot of family members and close friends gather. Further, this is the only occasion when a lot ...

Mary Chapin Carpenter is among the notable musicians who try to keep their music alive through the years despite occasional absences from the spotlight.  She had a great singing stint at the early stage of her career. Many saw her ...

Maybe you’re familiar with the 1960s hit “Wolverton Mountain” which narrates the tale of Clifton Clowers. It’s a million-selling record of the late singer-songwriter and actor Claude King. The success of the song was so tremendous that his followers and ...

Do you have a clear picture of what you really wanted to do when you were a child? All of us went through that stage, wherein we imagine the things that we wanted to do once we grow up. Further, ...

Crystal Gayle is known for her hit singles “Don’t It Make My Brown Eyes Blues,” “You and I,” and many more. She grew up admiring her sister Loretta Lynn, a well-known country singer and followed on her footsteps. However, despite ...

Neotraditionalist Country Star Patty Loveless turns 62 today! Let’s look back at her career and legacy in the country music industry! Early Career Loveless was 12 when she was coaxed by her brother Roger to replace her sister Dottie in ...

John Denver’s passing more than two decades ago left the entire music industry in shock and mourning. Time, perhaps, has somehow healed this pain and many of his fans have already moved on. Thanks to the therapeutic effect of his ...

Almost two months before his birthday, American country music singer and songwriter Freddie Hart died. Today, he would have turned 92. But even if the talented musician is no longer around, it’s certain that his fans and supporters did not ...

Folks, it’s not only Christmas today, but it is also the birthday of The Sweetheart of Steel, Barbara Ann Mandrell. She was born on December 25, 1948, and now she turns 70. Career Mandrell is known for numerous top-10 hits and ...

Career Today marks the supposed 98th birthday of James Cecil Dickens, or how we know and love as Little Jimmy Dickens. He was famous for his short stature. He was only about 4’11! His small height did not stop him ...

Charlie Rich was a star in the ’70s. He released songs that topped both the country and pop charts. Rich was an amazing singer and musician. However, he struggled before he became famous, and the spotlight quickly died down on him. It’s ...

Perhaps one of the most influential and iconic female personalities in country music is the legendary Brenda Lee. As a matter of fact, she has just celebrated her 74th birthday on Tuesday, December 11. Born Brenda Mae Tarpley, Brenda Lee ...