Look up 'cowboy' in the encyclopedia and you will find a picture of Chris LeDoux. Chris was a real honest to goodness cowboy and real honest to goodness gentleman. Chris is what God had in mind when he made cowboys. He cared about and respected the people and the creations of this earth...
Hey Hollywood, I think you are missing the boat on two great possibilities for movies that would be awesome to see. There are a couple stories from our country music history that are just waiting to be made. You need to make a movie on the life of Keith Whitley and the life of Chris LeDoux.
I can't believe it has now been eleven years since we heard the terrible news that Chris LeDoux had passed away. I was first introduced to Chris and his music while working in a record store in Bismarck, North Dakota in the mid 80's.
Everyone has their list of the their favorite artists. The singers who, no matter what they do, you are going to buy their music. I have my list. Many of them are no longer with us but I probably have every single song they have ever recorded. The ones who are still with us can still count on me to buy whatever they put out.
Sam Hunt is on fire right now. This guy is selling tons of music and tons of tickets to see his live shows. He has created quite a stir with his debut album. His first single "Leave the Night On" went to number one and the follow up "Take Your Time" is flying up the charts.
This weekend I woke up missing Chris LeDoux. I was looking out to the west and seeing those western skies and it put Chris in my head. I had the song "Bang A Drum" going through my head all weekend and just could not shake it.
Recently a couple of country stars have been featured in corn mazes. The Shelby Corn Maze in Shelby, North Carolina features Jason Aldean. The Steed's Dairy Corn Maze in Grovetown, Georgia features Lady Antebellum. Back in 2007 Fritzler's Corn Maze south of Greeley featured Chris LeDoux. In 2005 Fritzler's had a maze paying tribute to Elvis and Ray Charles.
If you ever want to start an argument, state who is the all time best at something and you will get a hearty debate. When it comes to favorite country artists of all time, there should be no argument, it is your personal opinion. If you were making a Mount Rushmore of your favorite country stars of all time, what 4 artists would be on it?