Tag Archives: Country Weekly 1999-10-05 issue

Tim McGraw & Faith Hill: Country Crowns Its Newest Super Couple

Tim McGraw & Faith Hill: Country Crowns Its Newest Super Couple

Originally published in the October 05, 1999 issue of Country Weekly magazine. Hail the new king and queen — Tim McGraw and Faith Hill! Country music has enjoyed a long procession of “royal couples” — high‑profile husband‑and‑wife teams that share both their music and their personal lives with fans. But no other princely pair has ever…MORE

Faith Hill & Tim McGraw Timeline (1999)

Faith Hill & Tim McGraw Timeline (1999)

Originally published in the October 05, 1999 issue of Country Weekly magazine. May 1, 1967 – Samuel Timothy McGraw is born in Delhi, La. Sept. 21, 1967 – Audrey Faith Perry is born in Jackson, Miss. 1970 – At age 3, Tim performs “Jesus Loves Me” in church 1970 – (Faith at age 3, singing in…MORE

Tim McGraw and Faith Hill: Country’s Leading Lovebirds

Tim McGraw and Faith Hill: Country’s Leading Lovebirds

Originally published in the October 05, 1999 issue of Country Weekly magazine. No wonder they called it the “Spontaneous Combustion” tour. By the time the dust had settled from the wildly successful 1996-1997 outing, headliner Tim McGraw and his opening act, Faith Hill, were husband and wife, and the explosion of their love resulted in a…MORE

Randy Travis: The Comeback Kid

Randy Travis: The Comeback Kid

Originally published in the October 05, 1999 issue of Country Weekly magazine. Randy Travis’ hardcore-country style redefined the music in 1986 and ushered in a new era of traditionalism. Then he hit a slump and fell out of favor with country radio. But now he’s back with a vengeance. “I was scared when I put out…MORE

Martina McBride Puts Passion Into a New Album “Emotion”

Martina McBride Puts Passion Into a New Album “Emotion”

Originally published in the October 05, 1999 issue of Country Weekly magazine. Martina McBride’s new album is called Emotion. But with the speed of the record’s new single, the only emotion she’s feeling these days is elation. “I’ve never had a single move this fast,” says Martina about “I Love You,” which zoomed into the Top…MORE

Brooks & Dunn Storm Ahead with New Music on New Album “Tight Rope”

Brooks & Dunn Storm Ahead with New Music on New Album “Tight Rope”

Originally published in the October 05, 1999 issue of Country Weekly magazine. Perhaps Brooks & Dunn should modify the ampersand in their title. Of the 13 songs on their new Tight Rope CD, Ronnie Dunn and Kix Brooks had a hand in writing all but one. Yet, these two talented songslingers didn’t co-write any of the…MORE

Story Behind the Song: Lonestar’s “Amazed”

Story Behind the Song: Lonestar’s “Amazed”

Originally published in the October 05, 1999 issue of Country Weekly magazine. “Amazed”  performed by Lonestar Words and music by Aimee Mayo, Chris Lindsey and Marv Green Aimee Mayo knows the secret behind writing a great romantic song: Turn out the lights. Fire up some candles — lots of them. And lure a couple of handsome…MORE

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New Albums

New Albums

New albums dropping on Nov. 16 include Montgomery Gentry’s 20 Years of Hits and Kip Moore’s Room to Spare: The Acoustic Sessions.