Country Classic Double

Duets On Today’s Classic Double
Today we're featuring duets on our "Country Classic Double" at 11:30 a.m. We'll begin with one of the great duos, Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton with "Islands In The Stream", which went to number one on the country charts in 1983 and was a big pop hit as well. We'll complete the d…
“Old Hank'” Would Have Been 89 Today
At Big Frog 104, we know the roots of country music, and Hank Williams Sr., or "Old Hank" as he's referred to was one of country's legendary originals. Artists are still singing his songs today. Hank wrote and sang such classics as "Your Cheatin' Heart", "Hey, Good Lookin'&q…
Crystal Gayle’s Brown Eyes On Classic Double
Crystal Gayle is one of those country artists who have had a number of crossover pop hits as well. Today, her biggest crossover hit, "Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue", which was number one on the country charts on this day in 1977 begins our "Country Classic Double" at 11:30 a.m…
Vince Gill On Today’s Classic Double
We begin today's "Country Classic Double" at 11:30 a.m. with the number one country song 20 years ago today, "I Still Believe In You", by Vince Gill. And according to tasteofcountry.com, Vince Gill and wife Amy Grant now both have their own star on the &q…
Johnny Cash At San Quentin On Today’s Double
"The Man In Black" leads off today's "Country Classic Double" at 11:30 a.m. with the number one country song on this day in 1969, "A Boy Named Sue". What could have been a quick novelty song became a memorable story as told by Johnny Cash, w…
Johnny Lee And The Movies On Today’s Double
We're going to the movies on today's "Country Classic Double" at 11:30 a.m. We'll begin with the number one country song on this day in 1980, "Lookin' For Love" by Johnny Lee, a song from the "Urban Cowboy" movie soundtrack. We'll wrap it up with "North To Alaska&q…
It’s Blue Skies On Today’s Double
On this day in 1978, the number one country song was "Blue Skies", recorded by Willie Nelson on his "Stardust" album, and we're featuring it on today's "Country Classic Double" at 11:30 a.m. "Blue Skies" is an American classic written by Irving Berlin (who als…
The Happiest Girl Is On Today’s Classic Double
On this day in 1972, "The Happiest Girl In The Whole USA" was certified gold on the country charts, and it was a number one single for Donna Fargo (and one of Matt Herkimer's favorite songs). We'll lead off our "Country Classic Double" with that happy girl this morning at 11:30 a…
Coca-Cola Country Classic Double
Today on the "Country Classic Double", we begin with "The Real Thing" (sort of) - "Coca-Cola Cowboy" by "Mel Tillis , the number one country song on this day in 1979. We'll complete the double with Mel's daughter Pam Tillis and…

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