John Michael Montgomery
|Genres:||Country & Bluegrass|
|Tags:||country classic country john michael montgomery male country|
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20 January 1965, Danville, Kentucky, USA. Montgomery arrived on the country music scene in 1993 with a debut album, Lifes A Dance, that became the only million-seller on the country charts by a new artist that year. Its title track was a number 4 hit single and I Love The Way You Love Me topped the Billboard country chart. The follow-up, Kickin It Up, hit the top spot on both the US Country and Adult Contemporary charts, and produced four more successful singles, the chart-topping I Swear, Be My Baby Tonight and If You Got Love, and the number 4 single Rope The Moon. At this point Montgomery was one of the hottest artists in country music, appealing to lovers of both Garth Brooks and Lynyrd Skynyrd. He remained unchanged by his success, however, refusing to leave his Lexington home to go to Nashville. Instead he continued to enjoy traditional rock n roll pursuits such as fishing and...