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

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It's true! It was for "Wave On Wave." Check out the video!

Here are 5 interesting facts about Pat Green.

  • Patrick Craven Green was born on April 5, 1972 in San Antonio, Texas.
  • His father was in the Air Force, and also a stage actor, who had starred in musicals, which influenced Pat’s love of music.
  • He writes a good majority of the songs he records. He’s had his hand in writing or co-writing hits like “Carry On,” “Don’t Break My Heart Again,” “Feels Just Like It Should” and “Wave on Wave.”
  • His musical influences include Willie Nelson, Jerry Jeff Walker, Waylon Jennings, Joe Ely and Robert Earl Keen.
  • While playing at Willie Nelson’s annual July 4th picnic in 1998, Pat garnered a lot of attention, which lead to radio support for his music. Things all starting moving well for him from then on.