Today in Music History

My friend has a daily rock and roll trivia calendar. They’re usually not too interesting but I felt compelled to share today’s fact with you.

On January 29th 1996:

Garth Brooks refused the American Music Award for Favorite Artist of the Year saying that Hootie and the Blowfish had done more for music that year than he had.

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