These 10 Alan Jackson Facts Give A Glimpse Into The Entertainer’s Life

10. He Wasn’t A Big Fan Of Music When He Was A Kid

Believe it or not, Alan Jackson wasn’t a “music-lovin’, record-buyin’ kind of guy” growing up. Though he frequently listened to gospel songs and hymns when he was younger, he never really liked any other type of music.

But everything changed when his friend introduced him to country greats like John Anderson, Gene Watson, and Hank Williams Jr. Alan Jackson quickly fell in love with country music that he later moved to Nashville to pursue a career in it. We all know how that turned out to be!


2 of 11
Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse