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It was followed by Brooks' first number-one single on the Hot Country Songs chart, "If Tomorrow Never Comes". Brooks has later claimed that out of all the songs he has recorded, "The Dance" remains his favorite.
In 1989, Brooks embarked on his first major concert tour, as opening act for Kenny Rogers.
Garth Brooks' eponymous first album was released in 1989 and was a chart success. 2 on the Billboard Top Country Albums chart, and reached No. Most of the album was traditionalist country, influenced in part by George Strait.
The first single, "Much Too Young (To Feel This Damn Old)", was a country top 10 success. 1; its music video, directed by John Lloyd Miller, gave Brooks his first push towards a broader audience.
Although he listened to some country music, especially that of George Jones, Brooks was most fond of rock music, citing James Taylor, Dan Fogelberg, and Townes Van Zandt as major influences.
In 1985, entertainment attorney Rod Phelps drove from Dallas to listen to Brooks.
As a child, Brooks often sang in casual family settings, but his primary focus was athletics.
As of September 23, 2016, Brooks is now the only artist in music history to have released 7 albums that achieved diamond status in the United States, (surpassing the Beatles record of 6), those albums are: Garth Brooks (10× platinum), No Fences (17× platinum), Ropin' the Wind (14× platinum), The Hits (10× platinum), Sevens (10× platinum), Double Live (21× platinum), and The Ultimate Hits (10× platinum).Phelps liked what he heard and offered to produce Brooks' first demo.With Phelps' encouragement, including a list of Phelps' contacts in Nashville and some of his credit cards, Brooks traveled to Nashville to pursue a recording contract; he returned to Oklahoma within 24 hours.Garth Brooks may have won Entertainer of the Year at the CMAs once again, but he managed to rub a couple of his contemporaries the wrong way after he admitted to lip-syncing his performance at the awards show. The truth.' When he originally revealed the lip-syncing, Brooks had justified it by claiming he was in the middle of a packed touring schedule and that his voice just wasn't up to snuff.'We’re in the middle of 12 shows in 10 days,' Brooks told reporters backstage. We did a game-time call on whether to sing the track or lip-sync, and decided to lip sync.'He added: 'The voice just isn’t there anymore, and you want to represent country music as best you can.'The slight from Lambert in particular likely stings, as Brooks thanked her in his speech upon accepting the award from Reba Mc Entire.'Getting this presented to me by the entertainer of a lifetime, I thank you,' he said, referring to Mc Entire.Anderson East, who is in a relationship with Miranda Lambert, took to social media on Thursday to hit out at Brooks over his decision to mime his song Ask Me How I Know onstage at the awards.'I keep a lot of my opinions to myself and respect anyone making music but as a person who tries to put on the best and most honest show I can night after night… 'Miranda said it best, Little Big Town said it best — we’re a family.'Even after the speech, he continued to sing Lambert's praises backstage, saying: 'Let me tell you who fought the good fight tonight, in my opinion.