Did you know that on this day in Country Music History in 2007 Billy Currington took "Good Directions" to #1 in Billboard?

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Here are 5 little known facts about Billy Currington.

  • He has four sisters (Lexie, Ann, Kim, and Kellie) and two brothers (Charles and Jason). When he was one and a half years old, his mother married Laurie (Larry) Currington.
  • He has worked for a concrete company, and as a personal trainer.
  • He founded the Global South Relief organization which delivers supplies to those in need in Central American countries.
  • He had to cancel much of his tour in 2007 because he had laryngitis.
  • He suffered a concussion in 2009 at the Big Valley Jamboree in Camrose, Alberta after the stage on which he was performing collapsed during a massive wind storm that also injured Currington's bass guitarist and killed a spectator.