Did you know that on this day in Country Music History in 2001 Jamie O'Neal had surgery in Nashville for a ruptured disc in her back?

It’s true! It was an injury aggravated during Fan Fair a week earlier.

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Here are 5 interesting facts about Jamie O’Neal.

  • She was born Jamie Murphy in Sydney, Australia on June 3, 1966, to parents Jimmy and Julie Murphy, who were also professional musicians.
  • The divorce of O'Neal's parents broke up the family band, and she moved to Los Angeles with her father.
  • She has toured several times with Kylie Minogue.
  • She has written songs for LeAnn Rimes, CeCe Winans and Martina McBride.
  • She has her own record label, Momentum Label Group.