Patrick Craven “Pat” Green was born on this date, April 5th, 1972 in San Antonio, Texas.

Green famously began his career as an 18-year-old kid at Texas Tech. In his career he has recorded a total of seven studio albums, including several independent works, three for Republic Records and two for BNA.

Fifteen of his singles have charted on the Billboard Hot Country Songs charts, of which the highest-peaking is the No. 3 “Wave on Wave” from his gold-certified album of the same name. Happy Birthday, Pat!