In the mid-90s Rhett Akins was one of the stars.  You don't hear much about ol' Rhett today- but I think you'd be surprised at how he's still a part of your enjoyment of today's Country Music scene!

As K99 gears up for Ronnie Dunn Thursday August 16th- here's something I bet you didn't know: Rhett Akins wrote one of Brooks & Dunn's biggest hits- "Put A Girl In It'!

You don't hear much of Rhett Akins' voice on the radio today; but back in the mid to late 90s, he he had some pretty memorable hits: 'She Said Yes', 'Don't Get Me Started' and my favorite--

These days Rhett is more know for a couple of things- ONE- is his son- newcomer Thomas Rhett Akins!

The OTHER thing Rhett Akins is know for TODAY- is his songwriting!  He's written not only 'Put A Girl In It' (#3 for Brooks & Dunn) but a slew of other songs you know!

  • Gimme That Girl---Joe Nichols
  • All Over Me--  Josh Turner
  • Farmer's Daughter - Rodney Atkins
  • All About Tonight- Blake Shelton

PLUS - one of Blake Shelton's BIGGEST HITS!