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Red Foley (I) (1910–1968)


Red Foley made his professional debut as a singer in Chicago. He was later discovered by a talent scout at Kentucky's Georgetown College. His mother and father operated a little store at the crossroads in Blue Lick, Kentucky. His father took an old guitar as part payment on an account and gave it to Red. By the time he was seven he was playing ... See full bio »

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Known For

The Polar Express
The Polar Express Soundtrack
(2004)
Coal Miner's Daughter
(1980)
31
31 Soundtrack
(2016)
Made in Heaven
Made in Heaven Soundtrack
(1987)

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 2016 31 (writer: "We Buried Her Beneath The Willows" - as Clyde Foley)
 2011 Rock & Chips (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Frog and the Pussycat (2011) ... (writer: "Old Shep")
 2004 The Polar Express (performer: "Frosty The Snowman")
 2001 Shot in the Heart (TV Movie) (writer: "Old Shep")
 1996 Edie & Pen (writer: "Old Shep")
 1987 Made in Heaven (performer: "Goodnight Irene")
 1987 Heaven (Documentary) (performer: "I'll Be A Sunbeam")
 1982 Only Fools and Horses.... (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Diamonds Are for Heather (1982) ... (writer: "Old Shep")
 1980 Coal Miner's Daughter (performer: "Satisfied Mind")
 1978 FM (performer: "(Remember Me) I'm The One Who Loves You")
 1977 September 30, 1955 (performer: "Please Help Me I'm Falling", "I Don't Hurt Anymore")
 1975 The Waltons (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Fighter (1975) ... (writer: "Old Shep")
  The Johnny Cash Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 1971) (performer - 1 episode, 1971)
- Episode #2.22 (1971) ... (writer: "Old Shep")
- History of Country Music: Part 2 (1971) ... (performer: "Heart of Stone")
 1959-1960 Ozark Jubilee (TV Series) (performer - 5 episodes)
- Episode #6.52 (1960) ... (performer: "John Henry", "Till We Meet Again" - uncredited)
- Episode dated 12 March 1960 (1960) ... (performer: "Guitar Man")
- Episode dated 27 February 1960 (1960) ... (performer: "Old Joe Clark", "When All You Love Is Gone" (uncredited))
- Episode dated 15 December 1959 (1959) ... (performer: "The Old Oaken Bucket", "Wait Till the Sun Shines, Nellie", "If I Can Help Somebody" - uncredited)
- Episode dated 21 November 1959 (1959) ... (performer: "Jilted", "Peace in the Valley")
 1957 Ranch Party (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.6 (1957) ... (writer: "Dixie Cannonball")
 1953 The Gene Autry Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Bandidos (1953) ... (writer: "Dixie Cannonball")
 1948 Range Renegades (writer: "Easy To Please")
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CD: "Country Music Hall of Fame" (USP)

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Grandfather of Debby Boone, Cherry Boone, Linda Boone and Laura Boone. See more »

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