TRIVIAL PURSUITS: Who Was the First Female Country/Pop Crossover Hit?

September 21, 2010 ( - While crossover hits have become a more common thing in recent years, it wasn't always that way.

In fact, it was on this day in 1968 that the first woman to top the Country and Pop charts simultaneously did so. 

Do you know who it was – and what was the song?


It was the day her (Jeannie C. Riley) momma socked it to…the Harper Valley P.T.A.