publication date: Sunday, June 26, 2016 (part of Summer 2016)
clue: He broke out too soon in 1994, got faith in 1996, and inspired country's next generation in 2006.
explanation: McGraw's breakthrough hit album Not a Moment Too Soon was released in 1994. He married Faith Hill in 1996. Taylor Swift's first single "Tim McGraw" was a hit in 2006. more…
intended difficulty: hard
solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, LaVonne Lemler, Samir Mehta, Chris Lemler, Richard Slominsky, Justin Woods, and Joanna Woods