This Week's Milestone
Born in Texas in 1952, George Strait began performing with a band while serving in the U.S. Army. After landing a record deal in the 1980s with MCA, he became the biggest hitmaker in country music history with 60 number ones over the next three decades and beyond. Known for his traditional country sound, he has won multiple awards over the course of his career.
CT40 MILESTONE - GEORGE STRAIT - "TROUBADOUR"