Garth Brooks was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in Nashville on Sunday. There are good pictures of the ceremony at The Oklahoman.
The story says that Brooks 128 million records. His heroes are George Strait, Bob Seeger and, perhaps surprisingly, James Taylor. The three performed at the ceremony.
Singer Connie Smith was inducted into the “Veterans Era Artist” and pianist Hargus “Pig” Robbins into the “Recording and/or Touring Musician Active Prior to 1980,” the story said.