Mississippi Mud Don't You Know Alexander's Ragtime Band Blackjack See See Rider Swanee River Rock Early In The Mornin' 2. The Midnight Hour 4. The Right Time 5. Feelin' Sad 6. Ray's Blues 7. I'm Movin' On 8. I Believe To My Soul 9. Nobody Cares Charles' Blues Some Day Baby I Wonder Who What Have I Done?
Confession Blues Tracks of Disc 2 1. She's On The Ball 2. All Out Blues 3. Blues Before Sunrise 4. Happy Feet Blues 5. Alone In This City 6. Someday 7. Lovin' Time Blues 8. Can Anyone Ask For More 9. Blues For Lloyd Big Feet Shuffle Blues How Long Blues I Wonder Drown In My Tears Come Back Baby Sinner's Prayer Pete Blues 2.
Rockin' Chair Blues 3. Way Uptown 4. Here Am I Alone Again 5. Swing Low, Sweet Sax 6. Sentimental Blues 7. Number Please 8. I've Had My Fun 9. Twistin' Tessie Turnpike Alley Misery In My Heart Losing Hand A Fool For You Ain't That Love 2. Drown In My Own Tears 3. Come Back Baby 4. Sinner's Prayer 5. Losing Hand 7.
A Fool For You 8. Hallelujah I Love Her So 9. Mess Around Greenbacks I Got A Woman Honeysipper Seven Long Days Black Night LP) Still Water Hard Times Tracks of Disc 2 1. What A Way To Go 3. Long Nights 4. Feel Like A Million 5. I'll Survive 6. Good Man Gone Bad 7. If I Lost You 8. You're On Top 9.
I'm King My Story I Feel So Bad You're Still My Baby Lawly Miss Mary Need The One More Chance Caldonia Don't Deceive Me One More Break I Can Tell Search My Heart Love-Struck Charged With Cheating Tracks of Disc 3 1. New Orleans 2. Tricks Ain't Walkin' No More 3.
Piney Brown Blues 5. Careless Love 8. Doctor Blues 9. Rosetta Lullaby Of Broadway Old Fashioned Love Some Of These Days Confessin' The Blues Mean Old World Trav'lin' Light Key To The Highway Lyin' Woman Chains Of Love Mean Mistreater Tomorrow Night Tracks of Disc 4 1.
I'm Your Hoochie Coochie Man 3. Baby, Please Don't Go 4. Soon Forgotten 5. I Feel So Good 7. Got My Mojo Working Part 1 8. Got My Mojo Working, Part 2 9. Goodbye Newport Blues Nervous Good Understanding That's My Baby Slim's Thing That's All I Want Baby Don't You Tell Nobody Youth To You Sittin' And Cryin' The Blues Built For Comfort I Got A Razor Go Easy Move Me Tracks of Disc 5 1.
Cherry Red 2. Roll 'em Pete 3. I Want A Little Girl 4. Low Down Dog 5. Wee Baby Blues 6. You're Driving Me Crazy 7. How Long Blues 8. Morning Glories 9. Louis Blues Piney Brown Blues Moanin' At Midnight How Many More Years Smokestack Lightnin' Baby, How Long No Place To Go All Night Boogie Evil I'm Leavin' You Moanin' For My Baby Forty-Four There's Good Rockin' Tonight 2.
Times Are Changed 3. Tain't Nobody's Business 4. Wee Baby Blues 5. Sweet's Blues 6. It Ain't What You're Thinkin' 7. Blues 8. When I've Been Drinkin' 9. Then The Lights Go Out All That's Good Spoon's Blues Two Bones And A Pick T-Bone Shuffle Stormy Monday Blues Blues For Marili T-Bone Blues Shufflin' The Blues Evenin' Play On Little Girl Blues Rock Papa Ain't Salty Tracks of Disc 7 1.
Introduction 2. Amo 3. Some Stopped On De Way 4. Swing Low, Sweet Chariot 5. New Orleans 6. I Had My Share 7. Sufferin' Blues 9. Aw, Gal Jumpin' With Symphony Sid Blues Five Long Years 2. You're A Sweetheart 3. Don't Worry 'Bout Me 4. Ride On Midnight Special 5. The Bells 6. Goin' To Alabama 7. I'll Never Let You Go 8. No Shoes I Wanna Walk Canal Street Blues Run On I'm A Stranger Whiskey And Wimmen Solid Sender Sunny Land Goin' To California I Can't Believe I'll Know Tonight Dusty Road Tracks of Disc 9 1.
Choo Choo 2. Rub My Root 4. C Rocker 5. Home To Mamma 6. Shaky 7. After Hour 8. One More Time 9. John Henry Now Howdy Five O'Clock Blues Lament Tired As I Can Be Good Old Guy Blues' Chil Red Sun Blues Mojo Blues Cool Saturday Night Got To Live Wee Small Hours Tracks of Disc 10 1. Honest I Do 2. Go On To School 3. My First Plea 4. Boogie In The Dark 5. You Got Me Crying 6. Ain't That Lovin' You Baby 7. You Got Me Dizzy 8.
Little Rain 9. Roll And Rhumba You're Something Else You Don't Have To Go Two Steps From The Blues Cry, Cry, Cry I'm Not Ashamed Don't Cry No More Lead Me On I Pity The Fool Little Boy Blue James Infirmary I'll Take Care Of You I Don't Want No Woman I've Been Wrong So Long. Hit The Road Jack 2. I Got A Woman 3. It Should've Been Me 4. Leave My Woman Alone 5. Hide 'Nor Hair 7. This Little Girl Of Mine 8.
Hey Now 9. You Be My Baby The Midnight Hour Sweet Georgia Brown Cherry Josephine Roll With My Baby Ray's Blues Tracks of Disc 2 1. Mess Around 3. Hallelujah I Love Her So 4. Unchain My Heart 5. My Bonnie 6. See See Rider 7. Just For A Thrill 9. Early In The Mornin' She's On The Ball Heartbreaker Sticks And Stones Candy One Mint Julep I Can't Stop Loving You Doodlin' Can Anyone Ask For More Careless Love The Ego Song Margie Tracks of Disc 3 1. Let The Good Times Roll 4. Your Cheating Heart 5.
A Fool For You 6. Come Rain Or Come Shine 7. Rockhouse 8. Ain't That Love 9. You Are My Sunshine Them That Got Sweet Sixteen Bars Hardhearted Hannah I've Got News For You Marie I Believe To My Soul Two Years Of Torture What Have I Done Sentimental Blues Guitar Blues What'd I Say 2. Yes Indeed! It Had To Be You 5. Mary Ann 6. Alexander's Ragtime Band 7. I Wonder 9. All To Myself Alone Stella By Starlight Blues Before Sunrise The Sun's Gonna Shine Again All Night Long Diane Jumpin' In The Mornin' You Don't Know Me I Found My Baby There Nancy Ruby The Danger Zone I Got A Woman live.
Hound Dog 2. Can't Take No More 3. Next Door To The Blues 4. Thanks Mr Postman 5. Don't Dog Your Woman 7. Real Gone Lover 8. Don't Mess With My Man 9.
Ain't That A Shame Howlin' For My Baby I'm A Little Mixed Up Rocket 88 I Aint Goin' For That I'm Tore Down Midnight Cannonball Wondering Every Dog Got His Day Not Going To Cry Honky Tonk Pt 1 Baby Please The Man Won't Work 3. He Knows The Rules 4. Shucks Baby 5. Baby, Baby 6. Never In My Life 7. Dance With Me Henry 8. Tanya 9. A Help-Each-Other Romance Jinny Mule Old Faithful And True Love Fun Fun Jack Of All Trades Road Runner Just Your Fool I Got To Know See You Later Alligator Luis Natalie Sheridan Julian Jason George Ross Brooke Niles Todd Alison Rick Rose Frasier Danny Miguel Cristian Greenlee Emily Timmy Chris Kay Jerry Richard James Ryan Lindsay Jax Jessica Born on this day was American bluegrass fiddler Mack Magaha, best known as a member of Porter Wagoner's band, and a long-time backup player in the pioneering bluegrass band, Reno and Smiley.
He died on August 15, Owens died in his sleep of an apparent heart attack on March 25th She died on April 24, He has recorded more than songs, his best known hits, are "The Auctioneer" which sold over 2. His best known song is the 1 hit "There Goes My Everything. Howard's biggest hit and signature song is the country hit "Evil on Your Mind", which peaked at 5 on the Billboard country charts.
Howard died on March 28, age 91 fifteen days after her 91st birthday, in Gallatin, Tennessee. Born on this day in Atlanta, Georgia, was Roy Drusky, singer who was popular from the s through the early s. Known for his baritone voice. His highest-charting single was the 1 "Yes Mr. Peters", a duet with Priscilla Mitchell. He died on September 23, In addition to being successful artists, the Wilburns formed the Wil-helm Talent Agency in the early s and were instrumental in launching the careers of many country music legends, most notably Loretta Lynn.
He died on October 16, Jimmie Rodgers recorded "Blue Yodel No. Born on this day in Albany, Georgia, was Ray Charles who helped racially integrate country and pop music during the s. Charles died on June 10, due to acute liver disease at his home in Los Angeles, California.
Born on this day, was Shel Silverstein, American poet, singer-songwriter, cartoonist, screenwriter, and author of children's books. Born on this day in Sabine Pass, Texas was musician, songwriter, and disc jockey J. Richardson Jr, known as The Big Bopper.
His best known compositions include "Chantilly Lace" and "White Lightning", the latter of which became George Jones' first 1 hit in Richardson was killed in a plane crash in Iowa on February 3along with fellow musicians Buddy Holly and Ritchie Valens. Born on this day in Hampton, Arkansas, was Tommy Tomlinson, guitarist, The Tomlinson family resided on a farm located just a few miles away from Johnny Cash's farm between Kingsland and Tinsman.
He died on April 8, Immediately, Nashville residents began withdrawing money from Caldwell-affiliated banks en masse, because Horton and the Caldwell Bank had both been Sittin And Thinkin - Charlie Rich - The Best Of Charlie Rich (Vinyl in a scandal involving awarding contracts without bids. At the age of 19, Garland recorded his million-selling hit "Sugarfoot Rag. He died on October 30, aged Born on this day in Waco, Texas, A.
In the s Owens wrote many songs with fellow songwriter Dennis Knutson for George Jones and other artists. Owens died on Nov 28 Born on this day in Chillicothe, Missouri, was Shirley Collie Nelson, country music and rockabilly singer, yodeler, guitarist and songwriter.
From toshe was the second wife of country star Willie Nelson. She died on January 27,aged 78, following a long illness. Born o this day was American bluegrass musician Benny Williams. A multi-instrumentalist, he sang and played fiddle, guitar, banjo, autoharp, and mandolin. He played in Porter Wagoner's in-house band, the Wagonmasters, as guitarist.
He died on October 11, He died on August 8, at his home in Nashville, Tennessee after suffering from liver cancer. Born on this day, was Carl Robert Belew, American country music singer and songwriter. Belew died on October 31, Born on the day was Maxine Brown. The siblings' first chart single "Here Today and Gone Tomorrow" peaked at 7 inand intheir recording of "I Take the Chance" was a 2 hit on the country charts.
She died on January 21st age Born on this day in Loyall, Kentucky was country music songwriter Jerry Chestnut. Chesnut died in Nashville on December 15, at the age of Born on this day, was Clint Ballard, Jr. He died on February 20th age Born on this day in Saratoga, Texas, was George Jones the country music singer who has scored more than hits during his career, both as a solo artist and in duets with other artists.
Jones who married Tammy Wynette inand has had 15 US 1 country hits, is celebrated by some of his fans as the hard-drinkin', fast-livin' spiritual-son of his idol, Hank Williams. Jones missed so many engagements that he gained the nickname of "No-Show Jones.
Allsup was touring with Holly, Ritchie Valens, and J. He died on January 11, age He died on November 24, Born on this day in Dry Ridge, Kentucky, was Skeeter Davis one of the first women to achieve major stardom in the country music field as a solo vocalist, she was an acknowledged influence on Tammy Wynette and Dolly Parton. Davis died on Sept 19 Born on this day in Henderson, Texas, was Claude Gray country music singer-songwriter and guitar picker best known for his hit "Family Bible," which has been covered by many different artists.
Born on this day in Shreveport, Louisiana, was Faron Young, singer and songwriter from the early s into the mids. Depressed that the music industry had turned its back on him, Young shot himself on December 9, and died in Nashville the following day. Born on this day in Kingsland, Arkansas, was Johnny Cash, US country singer, songwriter who was considered one of the most influential musicians of the 20th century.
Although he is remembered as a country icon, his songs spanned other genres including rock and roll and rockabilly and blues, folk, and gospel. During the last stage of his career, Cash covered songs by several late 20th-century rock artists, most notably "Hurt" by Nine Inch Nails. Cash died of respiratory failure on September 12thaged Born on this day in Fort Fairfield, Maine, was Dick Curless country-music singer, a pioneer of the trucking music genre, commonly known as the "Baron of Country Music.
InCurless recorded one of the biggest hits of his career, "A Tombstone Every Mile," which cracked the top-5 on the Billboard country charts and propelled him to national fame. He died on May 25th LP) died on October 10, He died on January 19, Since her first 1 "Fist City", in she has scored another 15 chart toppers.
Born on this day in Erath, Louisiana, was singer songwriter D. Menard who was known as the "Cajun Hank Williams", whom he met in at the Teche Club shortly before Williams's death.
Menard died on July 27, age Born on this day in Sparta, North Carolina, was Del Reeves, singer, best known for his "girl-watching" novelty songs of the s including "Girl on the Billboard" and "The Belles of the Southern Bell". Reeves died on January 1st Though he always spoke with a stammer, it never affected his singing voice.
Tillis died on November 19 age Born on this day in Winchester, Virginia, was Patsy Cline, country music singer.
She died aged 30 on 5 March at the height of her career in a private plane crash. She was one of the most influential, successful and acclaimed female vocalists of the 20th century. Ten years after her death, inshe became the first female solo artist inducted to the Country Music Hall of Fame. Along with Patsy Cline and Loretta Lynn, West is considered one of the genre's most influential and groundbreaking female artists.
She died in hospital on September 4, after being involved in a car crash a few days earlier when she was on her way to perform at the Grand Ole Opry. Born on this day in Tabor City, North Carolina was Stonewall Jackson who achieved his greatest fame during country's "golden" honky tonk era in the s and early s when he scored the 1 hits "Waterloo" and "B.
Born on this day was American drummer Paul English. He was Willie Nelson's long-time drummer and was the titular "Paul" of the Willie Nelson album Me and Paul as well as the title track of that album.
English also had a role in Nelson's movie Red Headed Stranger He died on 11 Feb after a bout of pneumonia age Born on this day in Florence, Alabama was Buddy Killen, record producer and music publisher, and a former owner of Trinity Broadcasting Network, and the largest country music publishing business, before he sold it in Killen died in Nashville, Tennessee on November 1, Born on this day in Nashville, Tennessee was session musician Bob Moore.
He was a member of the Nashville A-Team during the s and s and performed on over 17, recording sessions. By age 15 he was playing double bass on a tent show tour with a Grand Ole Opry musical group and later played bass on almost all of Patsy Cline's Decca sessions.
Born on this day in Colt Arkansas, was Charlie Rich, singer and musician. After "The Most Beautiful Girl", 1 hits came quickly, as five songs topped the country charts in Rich died in his sleep on July 25, aged Along with Kitty Wells, she helped set the standard for later women in country music. Hill died from complications of cancer on February 24th, Born on this day, was Ralph Emery a country music disc jockey and television host from Nashville, Tennessee.
He gained national fame hosting the syndicated television music series, Pop! Goes the Countryfrom to and the nightly Nashville Network television program, Nashville Nowfrom to She died on July 29th aged Born on this day in Meherrin, Virginia, was Roy Clark, musician and performer best known for hosting Hee Haw, a nationally televised country variety show, from Born on this day in Abbott, Texas, was Willie Nelson, country music singer, songwriter, author, poet, actor, and activist.
He was born on April 29,but his birth was recorded by doctor F. Sims on April Nelson was one of the main figures of outlaw country, a subgenre of country music that developed at the end of the s as a reaction to the conservative restrictions of the Nashville sound.
Nelson has acted in over 30 films, co-authored several books, and has been involved in activism for the use of biofuels and the legalization of marijuana. Along with Neil Young and John Mellencamp, he set up Farm Aid in to assist and increase awareness of the importance of family farms.
After years of fighting tuberculosis, Rodgers was so weakened during the sessions that he needed to rest on a bed between songs. Rodgers died two days later from a pulmonary hemorrhage while staying at the Taft Hotel; he was only 35 years old.
Jimmie Rodgers, singer, songwriter, who was among the first country music superstars and pioneers, died while staying at the Taft Hotel; he was only 35 years old. Born on this day in Morrisville, Missouri Winford was Wynn Stewart, the country music performer who was one of the progenitors of the Bakersfield sound and an inspiration to such greats as Buck Owens and Merle Haggard. Stewart suddenly died of a heart attack on July 17, Born on this day in Greenville, Mississippi, was Ben Peters, country LP) songwriter who wrote many 1 songs.
Charley Pride recorded 40 of his songs and 4 of them went to 1 on the American country charts. Peters was inducted into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame in Peters was briefly a recording artist himself; his only charting hit was "San Francisco is a Lonely Town", which hit 46 on the country charts in He died in Nashville, Tennessee, on May 25, His famous country single was "The Lumberjack," an international hit that sold over 1.
Init peaked at 5 on the Billboard country charts in the USA. This success was such a phenomenon that he was nicknamed "Mr. He died on June 19, of emphysema at his home in Martinsville, Indiana, he was Twitty held the record for the most 1 singles of any act with 55 1 Billboard country hits until George Strait broke the record in Twitty who scored his first 1 in with "It's Only Make Believe" died on June 5, in Springfield, Missouri, at Cox South Hospital two months before the release of what would be his final studio album, Final Touches.
The Outlaws. Glaser died August 13, in Nashville, Tennessee, aged 79, after a long illness. Born on this day in Shreveport, Louisiana, was pianist Floyd Cramer, who was one of the architects of the "Nashville sound".
He was known for his "slip note" piano style, where an out-of-key note slides into the correct note. He died on Dec 31st She died on September 25, aged Born on this day in Canton, Ohio, was Dick Glasser, singer, songwriter, and record producer. His biggest hit as a songwriter was "Angels in the Sky.
McCall's 1 record "Convoy," a worldwide hit for the company. Born on this day in Clay County, Kentucky, was singer, songwriter, and record producer Ray Pennington.
Pennington was also the founder of the independent Step One Records label. He died at home on October 7, after entering a garage that had caught fire. Born on this day in Elaine, Arkansas was session pedal steel guitar player John Hughey.
He has worked with various country music acts, most notably Vince Gill and Conway Twitty. A member of the Pedal Steel Guitar Hall of Fame, Hughey was known for a distinctive playing style called "crying steel", which focused primarily on the higher range of the guitar. He died on November 18, age Born on this day in in Higley, Arizona was country singer-songwriter Red Simpson, best known for his trucker-themed songs.
His first 1 hit was with "Sam's Place," recorded by Buck Owens. Simpson died on January 8, He died on September 21, aged Born on this day in Sparkman, Arkansas, was Jim Ed Brown, singer who achieved fame in the s with his two sisters as a member of The Browns. He died from lung cancer at the age of 81 on June 11 During their courtship, Cash and Liberto wrote each other over 10, pages of love letters, forming the basis of her autobiography, titled I Walked the Line: My Life with Johnny, which was published in She died on May 24, Born on this day, was Vern Gosdin, nicknamed "The Voice" by his peers.
Gosdin died on 28th April Born on this day in Chickasha, Okla, was Wyatt Merle Kilgore, American singer, songwriter, and manager who co-wrote with June Carter"Ring Of Fire", which became a hit for Johnny Cash, ending Cash's three-year career slump, staying at 1 on the country chart for seven weeks in Kilgore started his career in country music as a teenage gofer for Hank Williams and ended as the manager of Hank Williams Jr.
Kilgore died on February 6, He died 6th Jan aged Born on this day in Brownfield, Texas, was Don Walser, was known as a unique, award-winning yodeling "Texas country music legend.
He died on September 20, Born on this day in Whitney, Texas was country songwriter and musician Sanger D. Shafer died after a long illness on January 12,at the age of Presley died on Aug 16th Born on this day in Joinerville, Texas was Charlie Waller, lead singer and guitarist for the legendary bluegrass band the Country Gentlemen. He died on August 18, Born on this day in Houston, Texas, was Johnny Bush, country music singer, songwriter, and drummer.
Bush, nicknamed the "Country Caruso," is best known for his distinctive voice and as the writer of "Whiskey River," a top-ten hit for himself and Willie Nelson's signature song. Bush died at a hospital in San Antonio on October 16, age Born on this day in Saltillo, Tennessee, was W.
He died at his home in Jackson, Tennessee on September 23, at the age of Born on this day, was Hank Cochran, American country music singer and songwriter.
Starting during the s, Cochran was a prolific songwriter in the genre, including major hits by Patsy Cline, "I Fall to Pieces.
Cochran was also a recording artist between andscoring seven times on the Billboard country music charts, with his greatest solo success being "Sally Was a Good Old Girl". He died on July 15, aged A year later, at the age of 20, he was made a member of the Grand Ole Opry. Wills' later recording of "Ida Red" served as a model for Chuck Berry's decades later version of the same song - "Maybellene". Born on this day in St. She died on May 22, Born on this day, was Jerry Lee Lewis, rock and roll and country music singer-songwriter and pianist, known by the nickname "The Killer".
Born on this day in Coushatta, Louisiana, was Margie Singleton, country music singer and songwriter. In the s, she was a popular duet and solo recording artist, working with country stars George Jones and Faron Young. Born on this day in Rowe, Virginia, was Mel Street. From toStreet hosted his own show on a Bluefield, West Virginia television station. He recorded his first single, "Borrowed Angel," in for a small regional record label.
A larger label, Royal American Records, picked it up inand it became a top Billboard hit. He recorded the biggest hit of his career, "Lovin' on Back Streets", in He committed suicide by a self-inflicted gunshot wound, on October 21,his 43rd birthday.
Born on this day, in Bossier City in northwestern Louisiana, was David Houston, country music singer. Houston died on November 30, Born on this day, was Tom Brumley, American steel guitarist who played with Buck Owens and the Buckaroos in the s, contributing to the group's "Bakersfield sound", and later spent a decade with Rick Nelson.
Brumley died on February 3, Born on this day in Fort Worth, Texas, was Roger Miller the singer, songwriter, musician and actor, best known for his honky tonk-influenced novelty songs. A lifelong cigarette smoker Miller died on October 25, of lung and throat cancer at the age of Payne died on Aug 10th Born on this day in Saint John, New Brunswick, was Stompin' Tom Connors one of Canada's most prolific and well-known country and folk singer-songwriters.
He is credited with writing more than songs and released four dozen albums, with total sales of nearly 4 million copies. Connors died aged 77 in his home in Ballinafad, Ontario on March 6, He died June 7, in a two-car crash in Nashville, Tennessee, after a driver ran a stop sign.
Campbell became a patient at an Alzheimer's long-term care and treatment facility in and died of the disease in Nashville, Tennessee on August 8, at the age of Orbison died on December 6th Ashley made chart history as the first country artist to have a 1 hit with a song he wrote, published and sang. Ashley died on Oct 20th Hall, country music singer-songwriter. Riley in He became known as 'The Storyteller,' due to his storytelling skills in his songwriting.
Holly died on January 13, He died on July 6, age 83 of a hemorrhagic stroke. Snow signed with the label, staying for more than 45 years. During his career that spanned nearly 50 years, he recorded albums and charted more than 85 singles. Born on this day, was Billy Sherrill, record producer and arranger who is most famous for his association with a number of country artists, most notably Tammy Wynette.
Sherrill and business partner Glenn Sutton are regarded as the defining influences of the countrypolitan sound, a smooth amalgamation of pop and country music that was hugely popular during the late s and throughout the '70s. Sherrill died on 4 Aug after a short illness at the age of He died on January 18 age Born on this day in Huntland, Tennessee, was Lorene Mann, American country music singer and songwriter. She is known for her duets with Justin Tubb and Archie Campbell. Mann died aged 76 on May 24, Born on this day in Beaumont, Texas, was Billie Jo Spears, country music singer who reached the top of the Country music charts five times between andher biggest hit being the "Blanket on the Ground.
Born on this day in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, was George Hamilton IV who began his career in the late s as a teen idol, later switching to country music in the early s. Born on this day in Mishawaka, Indiana was pedal steel guitarist, Buddy Emmons.
He was widely regarded as the world's foremost pedal steel guitarist of his day and was inducted into the Steel Guitar LP) of Fame in Emmons died of a heart attack in Nashville, Tennessee on July 21, Born on this day in Atlanta, Georgia, was Jerry Reed, country music singer, guitarist, songwriter, and actor who appeared in more than a dozen films.
Reed died on Aug 31st Born on this day in Oildale, California, was country music songwriter, singer, and guitarist Merle Haggard. Along with Buck Owens, Haggard and his band The Strangers helped create the Bakersfield sound, which is characterized by the unique twang of Fender Telecaster guitar and the unique mix with the traditional country steel guitar sound.
Haggard died on the morning of April 6,his 79th birthday, of complications from pneumonia at his home in Palo Cedro, California. Fender died on 14th October Born on this day, was Chips Moman, American record producer, guitarist, and songwriter. Born on this day in Littlefield, Texas, was Waylon Jennings, singer, songwriter, and musician. In he released the album Wanted! Jennings, who died on 13th February 13,was also the narrator for the TV show the Dukes of Hazzard.
Born on this day was American singer and songwriter Larry Henley. Other 1 country hits were his songs "Is It Still Over? He died in Nashville, Tennessee on 18 Dec age Hamilton's breakthrough hit was the song "Before this Day Ends". His biggest hit came two years later with "Abilene", another song penned by Loudermilk and Bob Gibson. The song spent four weeks at 1 on Billboard's country singles chart. Hamilton died on Sept 17th after he suffered a major heart attack.
Born on this day in Lubbock, Texas was Don Bowman the American country music singer, songwriter, comedian and radio host. He was best known for co-writing the hits "Just To Satisfy You" and "Wildwood Weed" and played an important role in Waylon Jennings getting recording contracts. He died on June 5th Born on this day, was Joe Osborn, American bass guitar player known for his work as a session musician and one time member of The Wrecking Crew.
One count listed Osborn as bassist on fifty-three 1 hits on the country charts. Born on this day was American songwriter Don Pfrimmer. He died of leukaemia on December 7, age He died on Nov 2 Born on this day, was Glenn Sutton, country music songwriter and producer.
Born Royce Glenn Sutton in Hodge, Louisiana, he was one of two chief architects of the countrypolitan sound the other being Sutton's frequent songwriting partner Billy Sherrill. Glenn produced her most famous single, "Rose Garden," which hit 1 on the country charts and 3 on the pop charts. Born on this day in Maud, Oklahoma was Wanda Lavonne Jackson, singer, songwriter, pianist and guitarist who had success in the mids and 60s as one of the first popular female rockabilly singers and a pioneering rock and roll artist.
She is known to many as the Queen or First Lady of Rockabilly. He has released more than 40 studio albums and has reached 1 on the country charts seven times: InBillboard magazine named four Anderson compositions -"City Lights," "Once A Day," "Still," and "Mama Sang A Song" - among the top 20 country songs of the past 35 years, more than any other songwriter.
He died on April 6th age Prophet died on 2 March at his home in Florida following cardiac and kidney failure age Born on this day in New York City, was John Hartford, country and bluegrass composer and musician known for his mastery of the fiddle and banjo, as well as for his witty lyrics. He also invented his own shuffle tap dance move, and clogged on an amplified piece of plywood while he played and sang.
Hartford died on June 4 He is also blind, having lost his sight when he was four years old, due to an accident involving his father's knife. She had 13 country singles in Billboard's Country Top 40 between andrecorded twenty albums for RCA Victor between andand received two Grammy nominations. Born on this day in Spartanburg, South Carolina, was Buck Trent, country music instrumentalist who invented the electric banjo.
He was a member of Porter Wagoner's "Wagon Masters" from to DeWitt who had suffered from from Crohn's disease died on 15th LP) His greatest success came in the s, when he became the best-selling performer for RCA Records since Elvis Presley.
Pride became the first Black country musician to be inducted into the Grand Ole Opry. Over the past thirty years, Pride has remained one of the Top 20 best-selling country artists of all-time.
His incredible legacy includes 36 1 hit singles, with over 70 million albums sold. He was 86 years old. Acting roles included Bionic Woman and McCloud. Axton died of a heart attack on October 26thaged Born on this day in Nashville, Tennessee, was singer-songwriter Warner Mack.
Mack had many hits on the country charts from the late s to the early s, including the 1 hit "The Bridge Washed Out". Born on this day in Scottsville, Kentucky, was Norro Wilson, country music singer, songwriter and producer.
He died on June 8th age Born on this day in Jayton, Texas was steel guitar player Weldon Myrick. Myrick died on June 2, Paycheck died on February 19, Born on this day in Sparkman, Arkansas was Bonnie Brown. The American country music singer was a member of the Browns, a trio popular in the s.
Brown died on July 16, aged Born on this day in Houston, Texas, was Kenny Rogers, singer-songwriter, record producer, actor, and entrepreneur. He has charted more than hit singles across various music genres, topping the country and pop album charts for more than individual weeks in the US alone.
Born on this day in Iron City, Tennessee, was Melba Montgomery, country music singer best known for duet hit recordings in the s with country music singer George Jones and her US 1 hit "No Charge. Seals has played guitar on numerous sessions and has collaborated on compositions with Waylon Jennings, Vince Gill, Will Jennings and others. Born on this day, was Phil Everly, singer, songwriter, with the country-influenced rock and roll performers The Everly Brothers. Phil Everly died on Jan 3rd Born on this day in Clarkdale, Georgia, was Ray Stevens, country and pop singer-songwriter.
Stevens recorded perhaps his most famous hit, "The Streak," which poked fun at the earlys fad of running nude in public, known as "streaking. Born on this day in Brooklyn, New York, was Barry Mann, songwriter, and part of a successful songwriting partnership with his wife, Cynthia Weil.
Bailey has had three double sided 1's in succession on the Country charts, a feat never accomplished by any other artist. Born on this day in Weatherford, Texas, was Bob Kingsley, the longtime on-air personality and the host of syndicated radio show Bob Kingsley's Country Top He died at his home in Weatherford, Texas on October 17, age Born on this day in Wellington, Texas, was Glen Hardin, piano player and arranger.
Born on this day in Datto, Arkansas, was Bill Rice, country music singer and songwriter. Rice has had more awards from the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers than any other songwriter. Williams died at his home in Alabama on 8 September aged He first gained popularity in Australia in the s with a string of rockabilly hits, including the Australian 1 hit "Boom Boom Baby". Switching to country music, he gained popularity in US in the s with a string of top ten country hits, several of which were 1 hits, including "Broken Down in Tiny Pieces", "Rub It In", and "Ruby Baby".
Craddock is known to fans as "Mr. Country Rock" for his uptempo rock-influenced style of country music. Born on this day in Okemah, Oklahoma, was Billy Parker country music disc jockey and singer.
Between andParker charted more than twenty singles on the Billboard Hot Country Singles chart. Strzelecki was struck by a car in Nashville on December 22 and died of his injuries on December 30, Shaver's album country gospel style Everybody's Brother was Grammy nominated.
Shaver died on October 28,from a massive stroke at the age of Born on this day in Brooklyn New York City was singer, banjo player, and multi-instrumentalist, Eric Weissberg whose most commercially successful recording was his banjo solo in "Dueling Banjos," featured as the theme of the film Deliverance and released as a single that reached 2 in the United States and Canada in He died on March 22 age James Burton is also known as the "Master of the Telecaster.
Born on this day in Akron, Ohio, was David Allan Coe songwriter, outlaw country music singer and guitarist. Born on this day in Spiro, Oklahoma, was Dallas Frazier, country musician and songwriter who had success in the s and 60s. Born on this day in Nashville, Tennessee, was Ruby Wright, country music singer-songwriter. Wright was the daughter of country singers Kitty Wells and Johnnie Wright.
She sang with her parents as a young girl and in the mids, she became part of an all-girl trio, Nita, Rita and Ruby. Wright died on September 27, Born on this day in Keiser, Arkansas was Ed Bruce.
He also co-starred in the television series Bret Maverick with James Garner during the season. He died on January 8, age Born on this day, was Cristy Lane, country music and gospel music singer, best known for a number of major country hits in the late 70s and the early s, including her cover version of the song, "One Day at a Time". Born on this day in Moorhead, Mississippi, was Johnny Russell country singer, songwriter, and comedian best known for his song "Act Naturally", which was made famous by Buck Owens, who recorded it inand The Beatles in He died on July 3 South died aged 72 on 5 Sept Born on this day in Nashville, Tennessee, was Bobby Russell, singer and songwriter.
Between andhe charted five singles on the Hot Country Songs charts. Griff died on March 9, aged Jones is famous for his version of "Green, Green Grass of Home" which was a world-wide hit in Born on this day in Melbourne, Australia was Diana Trask, country and pop singer. She charted eighteen singles on the country charts, of which the highest was the 13 "Lean It All on Me" in She is best known for her Grammy award-winning Country hit, "Don't Touch Me", which peaked at 2 on the country charts.
Born on this day in Lakeland, Florida, was Bobby Braddock, country music songwriter and record producer. Born on this day in Shreveport, Louisiana was record producer, songwriter and guitar player Jerry Kennedy.
Another work done by Kennedy on Dobro was Jeannie C. Born on this day in Lubbock, Texas, was Delbert McClinton, singer-songwriter, guitarist, harmonica player, and pianist. He died on September 21, following a heart attack. Born on this day in Marianna, Florida, was Bobby Goldsboro who had a string of Pop and Country hits during the s and s, including his signature 1 classic "Honey," which sold over one million copies in the United States.
Inhe created the fifty-two episode children's television series The Swamp Critters of Lost Lagoon. Goldsboro voiced all the characters, wrote all the scripts, and played all the musical instruments.
Born on this day, near New Albany, Mississippi, was Bobby Wood, session musician and songwriter most famous for his work as the Memphis Boys keyboardist. Born on this day in Oklahoma, was Henson Cargill country music singer best known for the 1 hit, "Skip a Rope".
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