Did you know that on this day in Country Music History in 2004 Pat Green netted his first gold album, for "Wave On Wave"?

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Here are 5 interesting facts about Pat Green.

  • His middle name is Craven.
  • His musical influences include Willie Nelson, Jerry Jeff Walker, Waylon Jennings, Joe Ely and Robert Earl Keen.
  • He is one of eight children.
  • His father was in the Air Force, and also a stage actor, who had starred in musicals, which influenced Pat's love of music.
  • Pat learned to play guitar, and started playing in small clubs and bars around Lubbock, while attending Texas Tech. In 1995, he released his first independent record.