Music Birthday: Jewel

🔊🥳 Today, May 23, 1974, Jewel Kilcher was born in Payson, Utah. Jewel has a song called ‘Down So Long,’ produced by Patrick Leonard, and it reached no. 59 on the US Hot 100 May 7, 1999. The song comes from Jewel’s sophomore studio album “Spirit.” Also on the Hot 100 from “Spirit” peaked theContinue reading “Music Birthday: Jewel”

Music Birthday: George Strait

🔊🥳 Today, May 18, 1952, George Harvey Strait Sr. was born in Poteet, Texas. On May 8, 1998, Strait’s 18th studio album “One Step At a Time,” peaked at no. 2 on the US a Billboard. This album also reached no. 1 on Billboard Country. Now certified double platinum by the RIAA, this country albumContinue reading “Music Birthday: George Strait”

Toby Keith: “Honkytonk University”

🔊💜Today, May 17, 2005, Toby Keith released his ninth studio album “Honkytonk University.” This album peaked at no. 2 on the US Billboard 200, and spawned these Hot 100 singles: ‘As Good As I Once Was’ (no. 28), ‘Honkytonk U’ (no. 61), and ‘Big Blue Note’ (no. 55). Keith’s ‘As Good As I Once Was’Continue reading “Toby Keith: “Honkytonk University””