Sixty Four years ago in Fort Worth, Texas, Gary Morris and his twin sister, Carey, made their way into this world. They grew up in North Richland Hills, Dallas, then, Gary made his way to Colorado for College.
Gary Allan grew up in a musical family, in fact, his Momma Mary wanted to make sure that the family recognized the importance of music so they kept the family's music instruments in full sight all the time!
We're going way back for the K-LAW Saturday Classic. All the way back to December 2nd, 1957 - that's 55 years ago this weekend! The song has been covered by just about everyone, from Haggard to Mellencamp. It came in at #67 on Rolling Stone's list of the 500 Greatest Songs of All Time …
We jump in the way-back machine and set it for November 29th, 1980 to get today's K-LAW Classic. It's from an award-winning singer who has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame - near her older sister's star.
The K-LAW Classic for Wednesday was the #1 country song 25 years today - November 28th, 1987. It was the seventh #1 for a guy who once teamed with Lee Roy Parnell and Diamond Rio, recording Merle Haggard's 'Workin' Man Blues' under the name Jed Zeppelin.