June 18 powered by1994 - Neal McCoy's "Wink" begins a four-week ride at #1 in Billboard
1984 - "Rhinestone," starring Dolly Parton and Sylvester Stallone, premieres at Nashville's Roy Acuff Theater
1976 - Blake Shelton is born in Ada, Oklahoma. Beginning with his 2001 debut, "Austin," he mixes ballads and party anthems with biting personal humor on his way to multiple wins as Male Vocalist of the Year and a regular role on the NBC series "The Voice"
1955 - Faron Young's signature hit, "Live Fast, Love Hard, Die Young," reaches #1 on the Billboard country chart
1941 - Gene Autry records "You Are My Sunshine" at the CBS Studios in Hollywood
1915 - A.P. Carter marries Sara Dougherty, uniting two of the three performers who will comprise The Carter Family, in Clinch Mountain, Virginia