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Skeeter Davis (1931–2004)

Skeeter Davis was one of the first female vocalists to become a top level star in the country music field. Born Mary Frances Penick on December 30, 1931, Davis began performing in her native Kentucky as part of a duet with high school friend Betty Jack Davis in 1949. The teenagers, dubbed The Davis Sisters, quickly became a popular regional act ... See full bio »

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 2013 Under the Dome (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Blue on Blue (2013) ... (performer: "End Of the World" - uncredited)
 2013 My Apocalypse: Chapter 2 - Easy Way Out (Video short) (performer: "End of the World")
 2013 Granite Flats (TV Series) (performer - 8 episodes)
- Something Dangerous (2013) ... (performer: "The End of the World" - uncredited)
- The Wrong Man (2013) ... (performer: "The End of the World" - uncredited)
- Re-assembly (2013) ... (performer: "The End of the World" - uncredited)
- Bonds (2013) ... (performer: "The End of the World" - uncredited)
- Talking (2013) ... (performer: "The End of the World" - uncredited)
 2010 Legion (performer: "The End of the World")
 2009 Pirate Radio (performer: "End of the World" (1962))
 2008 An American Affair (performer: "The End of the World")
 2007 Opry Video Classics: Duets (Video) (performer: "Let It Be Me")
 2007 Opry Video Classics: Queens (Video) (performer: "End of the World")
 2007 Opry Video Classics: Songs That Topped the Charts (Video) (performer: "I Forgot More Than You'll Ever Know")
 2007 Cold Case (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Boy Crazy (2007) ... (performer: "The End of the World")
 2005 Lost (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- What Kate Did (2005) ... (performer: "The End of the World" - uncredited)
 2005 Daltry Calhoun (performer: "The End of the World")
 2001 Riding in Cars with Boys (performer: "End Of The World")
 2001 An American Rhapsody (performer: "The End of the World" (1962))
 2000 Big Eden (performer: "Optimistic")
 1999 Girl, Interrupted (performer: "The End of the World")
 1997 Affliction (performer: "I Forgot More Than You'll Ever Know")
 1993 Matinee (performer: "The End Of The World")
 1988 Dolly (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Nashville Memories (1988) ... (performer: "The End of The World", "It Wasn't God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels")
 1984 Baby Love (performer: "The End of the World")
 1978 The Porter Wagoner Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Skeeter Davis (1978) ... (performer: "The End of the World", "I'll Fly Away")
 1958-1960 Country Style, U.S.A. (TV Series short) (performer - 3 episodes)
- Episode #4.6 (1960) ... (performer: "Am I That Easy to Forget")
- Episode #3.3 (1959) ... (performer: "I Forgot More Than You'll Ever Know")
- Episode #2.6 (1958) ... (performer: "He Left His Heart with Me")
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CD: "The Essential Skeeter Davis"

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2 Print Biographies | 2 Interviews | 13 Articles | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »
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Best known for her major country and pop hit from 1963, "The End of the World." See more »

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Capricorn

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