Country Style, U.S.A.
(TV series short)
(performer: "Yonder Comes a Sucker", "Four Walls", "Anna Marie", "I'll Fly Away")
(writer: "How Long Has It Been" - uncredited)
(writer: "Waitin' for a Train", "Am I Losing You", "According to My Heart" / performer: "Waitin' for a Train", "Am I Losing You", "According to My Heart")
CD: "Platinum & Gold Collection"
6' (1.83 m)
Did You Know?
[in a 1964 interview] When I was five years old I heard my first phonograph recording. I was in the pasture, with a pet pig of mine, and was startled by the sound of music coming from the house. When I got there, there was this little suitcase-looking concern on the porch, with a crank, and music was coming from it. I couldn't understand how all those people could fit inside that little suitcase.
Made the eventually unfortunate decision to learn to fly himself after a commercial airliner he was on encountered turbulent weather on a return flight from South Africa in 1962. He wanted to be "in control" of the situation. He was taught to fly by the same instructor who taught Randy Hughes (Patsy Cline
's manager and pilot) to fly...