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Encyclopedia > 2000 in country music

See also: 1999 in country music, 2000 in music, other events of 2000, 2001 in country music, 2000s in music and the List of years in Country Music < -- Please excuse the mess - this is a work in progress. ... See also: 1999 in music, 2000 in music (UK), other events of 2000, 2001 in music, 2000s in music and the list of years in music // Events John Tavener is knighted in the New Years Honours List. ... This article is about the year 2000. ... 2000 in music International trends Pop albums dominate the charts and set records for sales - N Sync (No Strings Attached), Britney Spears (Oops!... I Did It Again), Nelly (Country Grammar), Backstreet Boys (Black & Blue), Creed (Human Clay), Destinys Child (The Writings on the Wall), Faith Hill (Breathe), Bon... This page indexes the individual year in music pages. ...

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Events

Top Hits of the Year

No. 1 Hits

(As certified by Billboard magazine) An example of a Billboard Magazine. ...

February 5 is the 36th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... The Dixie Chicks: Martie, Natalie and Emily The Dixie Chicks is a country music group, formed in 1989 in Dallas, Texas, USA. // Group history The original members of the Dixie Chicks were the sisters Martie Erwin and Emily Erwin, Laura Lynch and Robin Lynn Macy. ... February 26 is the 57th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Tucker Tim McGraw Tucker Tim McGraw (born May 1, 1967) is a country music singer who has achieved many number one singles on the country charts, six multi-platinum albums and sales of over 25 million albums. ... 11 March is the 70th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (71st in Leap year). ... Lonestar is an American country music band consisting of Richie McDonald (lead vocals), Michael Britt (guitar), Keech Rainwater (drums) and Dean Sams (keyboards). ... March 18 is the 77th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (78th in leap years). ... Toby Keith (right) visits with fans during brief breaks in filming the music video American Soldier in hangar 1600 at Edwards Air Force Base, November 17, 2003. ... April 22 is the 112th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (113th in leap years). ... George Harvey Strait (born May 18, 1952) is an American country singer. ... May 13 is the 133rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (134th in leap years). ... Kenneth Donald Rogers (born August 21, 1938, in Houston, Texas) is a prolific American country music singer, photographer, producer and actor. ... May 20 is the 140th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (141st in leap years). ... Faith Hill Audrey Faith Perry, later known as Faith Hill (born September 21, 1967 in Jackson, Mississippi), is an American country singer, known for her remarkable pop success as well as her much-publicized marriage to country singer Tim McGraw. ... June 17 is the 168th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (169th in leap years), with 197 days remaining. ... July 8 is the 189th day of the year (190th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 176 days remaining. ... Lee Ann Womack (born August 19, 1966) is a country music artist whom may best be known for her 2000 crossover hit, I Hope You Dance. ... August 12 is the 224th day of the year (225th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Lonestar is an American country music band consisting of Richie McDonald (lead vocals), Michael Britt (guitar), Keech Rainwater (drums) and Dean Sams (keyboards). ... September 9 is the 252nd day of the year (253rd in leap years). ... Alan Jackson wearing his hat Alan Jackson (born October 17, 1958) is an American country music singer, and songwriter, originally from Newnan, Georgia. ... September 16 is the 259th day of the year (260th in leap years). ... Jo Dee Messina is a country music singer. ... October 14 is the 287th day of the year (288th in Leap years). ... Aaron Tippin (born July 3, 1958) is a country music singer. ... October 28 is the 301st day of the year (302nd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 64 days remaining. ... John Michael Montgomery is a country singer who was highly successfull in the 1990s with a string of top 10 hit singles. ... November 18 is the 322nd day of the year (323rd in leap years), with 43 remaining. ... The tone of this article is inappropriate for an encyclopedia article. ... November 25 is the 329th (in leap years the 330th) day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Phil Vassar is an American contemporary/country music artist. ... December 2 is the 336th day (337th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Brad Paisley (born October 28, 1972) is an American country music singer and songwriter. ... December 16 is the 350th day of the year (351st in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Tucker Tim McGraw Tucker Tim McGraw (born May 1, 1967) is a country music singer who has achieved many number one singles on the country charts, six multi-platinum albums and sales of over 25 million albums. ...

Other Major Hits

Top New Album Releases

Births

Deaths

Country Music Hall of Fame Inductees

Major Awards

Grammy Awards

Academy of Country Music

  • Entertainer Of The Year -- Dixie Chicks
  • Song Of The Year -- "I Hope You Dance" - Lee Ann Womack - Mark D. Sanders, Tia Sellers
  • Single Of The Year -- "I Hope You Dance" - Lee Ann Womack
  • Album Of The Year -- How Do You Like Me Now?! - Toby Keith
  • Top Male Vocalist -- Toby Keith
  • Top Female Vocalist -- Faith Hill
  • Top Vocal Duo -- Brooks & Dunn
  • Top Vocal Group -- Dixie Chicks
  • Top New Male Vocalist -- Keith Urban
  • Top New Female Vocalist -- Jamie O'Neal
  • Top New Vocal Duo Or Group -- Rascal Flatts
  • Video Of The Year -- "Goodbye Earl" - Dixie Chicks
  • Vocal Event Of The Year -- "I Hope You Dance" - Lee Ann Womack and Sons Of The Desert

The Dixie Chicks: Martie, Natalie and Emily The Dixie Chicks is a country music group, formed in 1989 in Dallas, Texas, USA. // Group history The original members of the Dixie Chicks were the sisters Martie Erwin and Emily Erwin, Laura Lynch and Robin Lynn Macy. ... Lee Ann Womack (born August 19, 1966) is a country music artist whom may best be known for her 2000 crossover hit, I Hope You Dance. ... Toby Keith (right) visits with fans during brief breaks in filming the music video American Soldier in hangar 1600 at Edwards Air Force Base, November 17, 2003. ... Faith Hill Audrey Faith Perry, later known as Faith Hill (born September 21, 1967 in Jackson, Mississippi), is an American country singer, known for her remarkable pop success as well as her much-publicized marriage to country singer Tim McGraw. ... Brooks & Dunn are country music singer/songwriter duo, one of the most successful in the history of country music. ... Keith Lionel Urban (born October 26, 1967 in Whangarei, New Zealand) is a New Zealander - Australian country singer who is now highly successful in the United States. ... Jamie ONeal is an American contemporary country singer and songwriter. ... Rascal Flatts is an American country music group comprised of second cousins Gary Levox and Jay DeMarcus along with good friend Joe Don Rooney. ...

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2000 in country music - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (567 words)
See also: 1999 in country music, 2000 in music, other events of 2000, 2001 in country music, 2000s in music and the List of years in Country Music
Kingsbury, Paul, "The Grand Ole Opry: History of Country Music.
Inductees of the Country Music Hall of Fame
BBC - h2g2 - Country Music (435 words)
Country music is a special genre of music that has achieved a remarkable level of success in the United States.
Fans of country music largely come from rural areas of the U.S., although there is a growing contingent of fans in urban areas.
However controversial, the new interpretations of this strong musical tradition have attracted a new class of country music fans that are helping to make the genre more and more popular with each ensuing year.
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