We're looking back on Vince Gill's life and career, and some of the more unforgettable moments from his five decades in music. The Country Music Hall of Famer has done some unbelievable things on stage and off, and we've got the video to prove it.

Of course, the music is what he'll best be remembered for, and his most timeless song makes this list. However, he's also done great work on camera, including all his years hosting the CMA Awards, and a very memorable guest appearance on a classic animated television show.

The tears, the smiles and an unexpected magazine cover also make this list of 7 Unforgettable Vince Gill Moments. Watch the full video and then share your favorite in the comments section below. Modern day fans of country music may not realize the man George Jones called Sweet Pea was successful before his first country hit. He was a part of two bands, and turned down a third.

These days Gill is seemingly on every album released in Nashville. He almost never says "No" to a guest appearance, and takes great pride in celebrating talented female artists like Cam and Ashley Monroe. So, while his new music isn't finding room on the radio, he's still an omnipresent force in the best way possible.

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