George Strait

George Strait22 posts
7 Jun, 2014

Finishes last tour of career

The singer finishes the last tour of his career at AT&T Stadium, in Arlington, Texas.  The audience of nearly 105,000 broke the previous attendance record.  During the concert, Strait said:

That’s what I’m going to miss the most right there, I tell you what. Thank you so much.

6 Apr, 2014

ACM entertainer of the year

Other Awards

The country artist accepts the Entertainer of the Year award during the 49th annual Academy of Country Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada:

Wow… I always said I had the best fans in the world and I heard this was a fan-voted thing, so I rest my case. This is so amazing. This has been an amazing past 30 years.

2014 ACM Awards Press Room - George Strait - Entertainer of the Year

6 Sep, 2011

Here for a Good Time

GS here for a good timeStrait’s 39th album is released by MCA Nashville.  Strait works with Bubba Strait, his son, and Jesse Winchester to compose some of the songs.  Album includes a duet with Faith Hill.

18 May, 1952

George Strait born in Poteet, Texas

Birth

TheMan~~element203George Harvey Strait is born in Poteet, Texas to Doris and John Strait. His father is a school teacher and owns and operates a ranch. He is the second of three childre, his oldest brother’s Buddy and his younger sister, Percy. George’s mother and father divorce when he is in fourth grade. He and his older brother stay with their Dad. Their younger sister, Percy, leaves with his Mother.

 

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