In the summer of 1989, Keith Whitley had all our attention and was winning all kinds of accolades, all the while the world was mourning his death. Alcohol abuse severely deteriorated his health and he died suddenly at the age of 34. "I'm No Stranger To The Rain" was Whitley's last no.1, earning the top spot the very week of his death. 1989 also had other amazing songs like it.
The 2013 Academy of Country Music Awards aren't scheduled to air until April 7, but we already know some of the top acts that have won. In a special announcement on Friday (March 22), the ACMs revealed the winners of some of the special off-camera awards, including huge stars like Lady Antebellum, Jason Aldean and Blake Shelton.
Jesse Keith Whitley is barely 23 years old and has the experience of an aged old, road worn musician. One reason for that is that he has been playing and touring with his mother. Jesse is the son of the late Keith Whitley and Lorrie Morgan and if that's not enough to impress you his grandfather is Grand Ole Opry legend George Morgan. Jesse is so talented he has written and recorded a six song EP y