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Oct 23, 1956 Dwight Yoakam is born in Pikeville, Kentucky. With an edgy vocal style and a proclivity for roots music, he becomes one of country's most creative forces, augmenting such iconic hits as "Honky Tonk Man," "Ain't That Lonely Yet" and "Fast As You" with a side career as an actor
Oct 23, 2010 Blake Shelton becomes a member of the Grand Ole Opry. For his big night, he performs "All About Tonight," "She Wouldn't Be Gone" and "Home" and duets with Trace Adkins on "Hillbilly Bone"
Oct 23, 2011 Garth Brooks performs "The Dance" at Conseco Fieldhouse in Indianapolis during a memorial for Indy driver Dan Wheldon. Reba McEntire sings "If I Had Only Known"; The Band Perry does "Go Rest High On That Mountain" and "Amazing Grace"
Oct 23, 2015 Arista releases the Carrie Underwood album "Storyteller"
Oct 23, 1992 George Strait makes his movie debut as "Pure Country" opens. The film includes an appearance by John Doe, the bass player for the 1980s punk group X
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