The Nashville Songwriters Hall Of Fame inducts Bobby Braddock and Ray Whitley. Braddock is noted for George Jones' "He Stopped Loving Her Today" and Tammy Wynette's "D-I-V-O-R-C-E." Whitley wrote Gene Autry's theme song, "Back In The Saddle Again...
Gene Watson gave country radio some big hits from 1975’s ‘Love in the Hot Afternoon’ through 1988’s ‘Don’t Waste It on the Blues.’ Now, the country veteran has re-recorded his greatest hits for the ultimate fan collection, titled ‘Best of the Best: 25 Greatest Hits.’
Over the course of his long career, Gene Watson has seen it all, including a slew of bestselling albums, a stack of classic country hits and multiple Grammy Awards.
But on the way to his show Sunday night, Watson suffered through what must have been a first for him: escaping a tour bus as it teetered on the side of the road.