Born on this day in Queens, New York, was Kieran Kane, country music artist who between 1986 and 1990, with Jamie O’Hara comprised The O’Kanes, a duo which charted seven singles on the Billboard Hot Country Singles charts, including the #1 single “Can’t Stop My Heart from Loving You”.
Born on this day in Birmingham, Alabama, was Dale Watson, country, Texas Country singer, guitarist, and songwriter.
Garth Brooks was at #1 on the US country chart with his third studio album, Ropin’ the Wind. The album replaced his previous album No Fences at the #1 postion, where it enjoyed a combined 18 weeks at the top of the charts.
George Strait was at #1 on the US country chart with his self-titled album which produced three singles: “Go On”, “Don’t Make Me Come over There and Love You” and “If You Can Do Anything Else”.