Pure Country Pop Quiz

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01/05/21 – This Pure Country Superstar made his final appearance at the Ryman Auditorium on this date in 2000. He was joined on stage by his wife, John Anderson, Travis Tritt, and Montgomery Gentry.




01/04/21 – This Pure Country Superstar is celebrating a birthday today. Born in Elkhorn, Kentucky, she is a distant cousin of Loretta Lynn. A member of the Grand Ole Opry, she was awarded the CMA Female Vocalist of The Year in 1996.

Answer: Patty Loveless

Winner: Suzette Price


12/29/20 – This Pure Country Superstar makes an appearance on the Ed Sullivan Show on this day in 1963? He was 14 at the time and he sang four covers. Who is the Superstar?

Answer: Hank Williams Jr.



12/28/20 – This Pure Country Superstar was born on this date in 1958 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. His great voice, traditional style, and a sense of humor made him a mainstay in country music. Sadly we lost him earlier in 2020.

Answer: Joe Diffie

Winner: Michelle Jeanmard


12/21/20 – This Pure Country Superstar makes his feature film debut in a movie with Robert Redford in 1979. What was the movie?

Answer: Willie Nelson

Winner: Laurie Williams


12/18/20 – This Pure Country Superstar from Star Mississippi made their debut on the Grand Ole Opry on this date in 1993. Who is the Pure Country Superstar?

Answer: Faith Hill

Winner: Thomas Dugas


12/17/20 – This Pure Country Superstar started out in his hometown singing at nightclub that had also featured another Pure Country Superstar before him. He celebrates a birthday today. Who is this Pure Country Superstar?

Answer: Tracy Byrd

Winner: John Dale Leblanc


12/16/20 – This Pure Country Superstar graduates from Southeastern Oklahoma State on this date in 1976 in elementary education. Who is the Pure Country Superstar?

Answer: Reba McEntire

Winner: Bart Fink


12/15/2020 – This Pure Country Superstar graduated from East Tennessee State on this date in 1990. He did where shoes to the graduation, later in a song he would claim to have had dog named “Bocephus” and a “Keg In The Closet”. Who is the Pure Country Superstar?

Answer: Kenny Chesney

Winner: Kayla Darbonne


12/14/2020 – This Pure Country Superstar from Oklahoma celebrated his first gold album on this date in 1993, and made his deut on the Grand Ole Opry on this date in 2002. Who is it?

Answer: Toby Keith

Winner: Mike Benoit


12/11/2020 – This Pure Country Superstar had her acting debut on this date in 1992 on Fantasy Island, who is it?

Answer: Loretta Lynn

Winner: J.P. Trahan


12/10/2020 – This Country Music Lady was discovered singing the National Anthem at the National Finals Rodeo in Oklahoma City. It was a good discovery she had over 20 number ones?

Answer: Reba McEntire

Winner: Kayla Carriere


12/09/2020 -Alan Jackson’s rendition of “Tall, Tall Trees” gets planted at #1 on the Billboard country chart in 1995. The song is written by two members of the Country Music Hall of Fame: who are they?


Answer: George Jones and Roger Miller

Winner: Bridgette Potier – Rayne





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