Did you know that on this day in Country Music History in 1999 Andy Griggs made his Grand Ole Opry debut?

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Here are 5 interesting facts about Andy Griggs.

  • Andrew Tyler Griggs was born on August 13, 1973 in Monroe, Louisiana.
  • His father, Darrell, died when Griggs was 10, and his brother Mason served as the family's father figure until he died of a heart attack at age 22.
  • He worked as a minister in the early 90s.
  • His musical influences are Waylon Jennings, Hank Williams and Larry Sparks.
  • He enjoys going hunting and fishing.