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George Strait

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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.

26 Sep, 2011

Here For A Good Time

Strait releases his single, Here For A Good Time, from his album with the same nameThe song is the 89th single of his career.

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.

28 May, 2009

Living For The Night

Single Release

Strait releases his single, Living For The Night, from his album, Twang. Strait wrote the song with his son, Bubba and song writer, Dean Dillon. It was his first single where the artist had a co-writing credit.

1 Apr, 2008

Troubadour

Strait releases his single,Troubadour, from his album with the same name. The single is the first track on the album.

15 Sep, 1992

Heartland

Strait releases his single, Heartland, from his album, Pure Country. This single is the theme song to the movie Pure Country.

12 Mar, 1991

If I Know Me

Strait releases his single, If I Know Me, from his album, Chill Of An Early Fall.

25 Apr, 1988

Baby Blue

Strait releases his single, Baby Blue,  from his album, If You Ain’t Lovin’ (You Ain’t Livin’). It is rumored that the song is a dedication to Strait’s daughter, Jennifer.

16 Sep, 1985

Amarillo By Morning

Strait releases his single, Amarillo By Morning, from his album, Strait From The Heart. The song is a rodeo ballad that is written by Terry Stafford and Paul Fraser.

29 Aug, 1985

The Chair

Strait releases his single, The Chair, from his album, Something Special. The song is one of Strait’s fifty one No.1 hits.

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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