Contact Us
Make My Homepage

Country Classic Flashback to Feature Trisha Yearwood [VIDEO]

Larry Busacca, Getty Images

Each Wednesday at 8 a.m. I join Pete and Cindy for Country Classic Flashback.  We take a trip down memory lane to highlight a country legend.  This Wednesday we are featuring Patricia Lynn Yearwood.

We all know her as Trisha Yearwood.  She made her leap to stardom in 1991 with the release of her hit debut single, She’s In Love with the Boy. In 1996 she hit #1 again with Believe Me Baby I Lied.  She become known as one of country music’s strongest vocalists in the 90’s.  She helped redefine the sound of country music in the 1990’s.

Trisha grew up in Monticello, Georgia.  After high school she moved to Nashville to attend Belmont University, where she majored in music business.  In 1987 she married Chris Latham and they divorced four years later.

She met Garth Brooks who promised that if he ever made it in the music business he would help her in any way he could.  In 1994 she married Robert Reynolds, a bass player for the Mavericks and they divorced in 1999.  She and her current husband Garth Brooks were close friends for years before they both hit it big in the 1990’s. Garth divorced his estranged wife Sandy in 2000 and married Trisha in 2005.

In April of 2008 she released her first cookbook co-written with her mother Gwen and her sister Beth.  She released a second cookbook in 2010 and she also has a show on the Food Network called Trisha’s Southern Kitchen.

Subscribe to 98.1 Minnesota’s New Country on

Trisha has won three Grammy Awards, three Country Music Association Honors and had 19 Top Ten singles.

Tune in every Wednesday at 8 a.m. for the Country Classic Flashback.  It’s brought to you by Midwest Machinery on East Highway 23 in Sauk Rapids, with eight other locations around Central Minnesota.

For more of your country classic favorites tune into the 98 Country Classic Show every Sunday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Best of 98.1

Recommended For You

Best of 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 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 98.1 Insiders quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive 98.1 Insiders Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.