'Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer' Celebrates 30 Years

Just over 30 years ago, up in the mountains of Lake Tahoe, Calif., two musicians embarked on a journey they had never dreamed of -- creating a one-hit Christmas wonder. "Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer" is a single that has not just received a gold record but platinum, and it is one of the most downloaded ring tones during the holiday season. Randy Brooks and Dr. Elmo Shropshire met in 1979 while playing with their bands around the holiday season. For most of Brooks' life, songwriting was...Full Story
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