George Strait Thought The Pandemic Might End His Career: ‘I Wasn’t Getting Any Younger… It Was Scary’

George Strait Thought The Pandemic Might End His Career: ‘I Wasn’t Getting Any Younger… It Was Scary’

It still never ceases to amaze me how George Strait is still as popular today, as he was 30-plus years ago.
I guess when you have 60 number one hits, you’re still selling out arenas, and your name and you’re hailed as the King of country music, that kind of reputation lasts for the rest of your life.
Nevertheless, it’s hard for a normal person to fathom the success one artist can have, and the kind of mark they leave over an extensive career.
The King recently sat down for an interview with Pollstar before he played the grand opening of the Moody Center in Austin, and made some intriguing points about the success he’s garnered over the years, playing RodeoHouston, coming back from COVID lockdowns, and more.