Kathy Mattea – Today’s Birthday Girl
Kathy Mattea is celebrating her 52nd birthday today, so we are celebrating her music. Today, I’m featuring Kathy’s big #1 hit from 1998 “18 Wheels And A Dozen Roses” in our Big Frog 1o4 Country Classic Double at 11:30 am.
Here’s a little background on Kathy Mattea courtesy of Wikipedia:
“Kathleen Alice (Kathy) Mattea (born June 21, 1959, in South Charleston, West Virginia) is an American country music and bluegrass performer who often brings folk, Celtic and traditional country sounds to her music. Active since 1983 as a recording artist, she has recorded seventeen albums and has charted more than thirty singles on the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks charts. This total includes the number one hits “Goin’ Gone”, “Eighteen Wheels and a Dozen Roses”, “Come From the Heart” and “Burnin’ Old Memories”, as well as twelve additional Top Ten singles.”