Did you know that on this day in Country Music History in 1991 Alan Jackson joined the Grand Ole Opry?

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Here are 5 interesting facts about Alan Jackson.

  • He like to sip Jack Daniels while he writes.
  • he first starting to wear a cowboy hat so no one saw a scar he got as a kid growing up in Newnan, Ga.
  • He writes many of his own songs, and admits he prefers the sad ones.
  • In 1986, he appeared on TNN’s ‘You Can Be a Star,’ not as a contestant, but as a singer in the audience that got to take the show to commercial.
  • He can wiggle his ears.