In 1989 band members Gene Johnson (mandolin, tenor vocals), Jimmy Olander (lead guitar, acoustic guitar and banjo) Brian Prout (drums), Marty Roe (lead vocals), Dan Truman (keyboard) and Dana Williams (bass guitar, baritone vocals) formed Diamond Rio in Nashville, Tenn.
The group signed to Arista Records in 1991 and released their first No. 1 single, “Meet in the Middle.” The hits continued with “How Your Love Makes Me Feel,” “One More Day,” “Beautiful Mess,” “Unbelievable,” “In A Week or Two,” and much more.
Diamond Rio has been performing together for over 25 years and has had a successful career that includes more than 10 million albums sold, a Grammy Award, a Dove Award, six Vocal Group of the Year wins (CMA and ACM), five multi-week No. 1 singles, 22 Top 10 singles, three certified Platinum and five Gold albums released and much more.