Did you know that on this day in Country Music History in 2010 Arista released Jerrod Niemann's debut album, "Judge Jerrod & The Hung Jury?"

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Here are 5 interesting facts about Jerrod Niemann.

  • His middle name is Lee.
  • From an early age, he was influenced by country acts such as Lefty Frizzell, Keith Whitley and George Strait.
  • He learned to play his first musical instrument on a Tracy Lawrence autographed guitar his mother won in a contest at a Lawrence concert.
  • He joined the non-profit organization Kansas Kids, a division of American Kids, and continued competing in talent competitions.
  • He attended South Plains College in Levelland, Texas, pursuing an Associate of Arts degree.