Did you know that on this day in Country Music History in 2000 John Michael Montgomery's "The Little Girl" video premiered on CMT?

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Here are 5 little known truths about John Michael Montgomery.

  • His favorite color is teal blue.
  • He grew up listening to Lionel Richie, Jimmy Buffett, the Bee Gees, Kenny Rogers, Lynyrd Skynyrd, the Allman Brothers and Eric Clapton.
  • At just 15 years old, he joined his parent’s band as rhythm guitarist.
  • His first car was a blue 1972 Ford Torino
  • His hobbies include golf, fishing and hunting.