Did you know that on this day in Country Music History in 2005 Joe Nichols sang "Take Me Out To The Ballgame" during the seventh-inning stretch at Chicago's Wrigley Field?

It's true!  The Cubs edged the Milwaukee Brewers, 3-2.

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Here are 5 interesting facts about Joe Nichols.

  • His dad was a truck driver and working musician. He played bass in a band for years. His mom was a Bank teller.
  • His first job was picking blueberries for $1.50 a bucket when he was 12-years-old.
  • His first public singing experience was at a family get-together, where his uncle had a karaoke machine. He was 14 and got up to sing. Everyone was shocked he could actually carry a tune.
  • His favorite food is Sushi.
  • He loves football and baseball.