Contact Us

It’s Doug Stone On Rick Retro Rack [VIDEO]

flickr user: wachovia_138

In my opinion Doug Stone has one of the best voices in country music. He can sing the slow bluesy ballads or he can rock it out. No matter what song it is, when Doug Stone sings it you know it’s going to be good.

 

He was raised in Georgia and at the age of 5 learned to play the guitar. In his teens he would play the local skating rinks and then he moved on to playing the bars and nightclubs while working as a mechanic during the day.

Fame came late for Stone. He was past 30 yrs old when he signed a record deal with Epic Records. It didn’t take long for him to hit the charts. His first album came out in 1990 and the first song off the album, “I’d Be Better Off (In A Pine Box),” went straight to the Top Five.

He had several hit songs in the 90′s and always in the Top 10. But all that almost came to an end.

In 1992, Stone under went quadruple bypass surgery. After that he continued to tour and record more hit records.

But in 1995, he suffered a near fatal heart attack and that put everything on hold for awhile. Then in 1997, he was nearly killed in a plane crash. With all that happening, he finally decided to slow down.

Let’s go back to the first hit song in 1990, which I think is one of the best country songs around.

Best of Lonestar 99.5

Recommended For You

Around the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://lonestar995fm.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for Lonestar 99.5 VIP Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive Lonestar 99.5 VIP Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.