When you hear the words “country music” one man immediately comes to mind… George Strait. Here are a few reasons why this living legend has earned the title “King of Country.”
12. He has that southern charm.
11. He’s a true cowboy.
He is a member of the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association and hosts the Annual George Strait Team Roping Classic.
10. He’s a Texas native.
9. He holds the record for the most No. 1 albums, platinum albums and multi-platinum albums in the history of country music.
8. He is the 12th best-selling artist in American history.
7. He has more CMA and ACM wins than any other artist.
6. He has recorded the most No. 1 songs in the history of music.
5. He is the ONLY artist to have a Top Ten hit every year for the last 32 years.
4. Awarded Entertainer of the Year at the 2013 CMA Awards.
3. He’s a Country Music Hall of Fame Inductee.
2. Throughout the past 30 years, he has contributed so much to the country music industry.
1. And after years in the industry, he still performs to sold-out venues.
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