You know you’re a big country-music star when you’ve appeared on the cover of Drysdales catalogs not once, not twice, but three times.
The King of Country made his first appearance on a Drysdales catalog in March 2004 (click to enlarge image):
The next one was in June 2005:
And his latest appearance was in fall 2010:
And Strait’s nickname of “The King of Country” stands up when his career accomplishments are examined:
- 59 singles that have hit No. 1
- Nearly 70 million albums sold
- The most certified platinum albums in country music, with 33
- Top 10 singles in each of the past 30 years.
Strait’s professional music career began in earnest 30 years ago when this song reached into the Top 10:
The fact Strait grew up in and lives on a ranch in Texas gives his western look a plenty of authenticity. Now you know why we’ve been so proud to have him on our catalog cover so many times.George Strait photo by Anna Jones, courtesy of FrontPage Publicity
Surf over to Drysdales to find your own George Strait apparel.