Garth Brooks On This Day in 1989
It went on to become number one later that year. Here’s a little background information about Garth Brooks, courtesy of Wikipedia.
Troyal Garth Brooks (born February 7, 1962), best known as Garth Brooks, is an American country music artist, often credited for making country music a worldwide phenomenon. His eponymous first album was released in 1989 and peaked at #2 in the US country album chart while climbing to #13 on the Billboard 200 pop album chart. Brooks’ integration of rock elements into his recordings and live performances has earned him immense popularity. This progressive approach allowed him to dominate the country single and album charts while quickly crossing over into the mainstream pop arena, exposing country music to a larger audience.