Composer, arranger and band leader, a graduate of Nashville's Vanderbilt University. Helped further the career of fellow Vanderbilt alumnus Dinah Shore. Best known compositions include "That Lucky Old Sun" and "Night Train to Memphis". Founded his own music publishing firm, the Randy-Smith Music Corporation, in 1953.
Born:in McEwen, Tennessee, USA
Died:(age 66) in Nashville, Tennessee, USA