Jimmie Rodgers records one of his signature singles, Roy Acuff heads to Hollywood before running for Tennessee governor, Elvis Presley hires his first manager, Mickey Gilley gets $17 million and the rights to his last name back from his former manager, and Tim McGraw gets his own shovel at the Nashville Zoo. Happy birthday to Junior Brown, Jess Carson, Kimberly Perry and Chris Young! That and more in today's podcast. Subscribe to us on Spotify, iTunes and Google Play. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram @TICMHPodcast.
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