• 2005, Rascal Flatts’ “Fast Cars And Freedom” video premieres on CMT
  • 1999, The Dixie Chicks’ bridal video for “Ready To Run” debuts on CMT
  • 1975, Drummer Todd Anderson is born in Huntsville, Alabama. As a member of the band Heartland, he’s associated with the 2006 ballad “I Loved Her First”
  • 1957, Jerry Lee Lewis makes his TV debut on “The Steve Allen Show,” kicking his piano stool across the stage during “Whole Lot Of Shakin’ Going On”

via CMT : Country Music News : This Day in Country Music.