|July 20, 1944
|79 YEARS OLD
Country artist in the 1970s who has scored over twenty #1 hits in his career, including "Devil in the Bottle." He used to own a chain called T.G.'s North of the Border Cafe and Cantina.
He dropped out of high school at age fifteen to pursue a music career in Nashville.
He reinvented himself with a big band album entitled Timeless in 2004.
He has a home in Hendersonville, Tennessee with his wife Kelly Lang.
He covered Neil Diamond 's song "Solitary Man" in 1976.