America's Best Loved Country Songs: An Encyclopedia of More by Dorothy Horstman PDF

By Dorothy Horstman

ISBN-10: 0786449942

ISBN-13: 9780786449941

ISBN-10: 0786456701

ISBN-13: 9780786456703

Masking greater than 3,200 vintage kingdom song songs, this booklet embraces the rustic style from its earliest roots to the tip of 1989. It comprises the entire recorded number-one hits from the early Twenties in addition to amazing gospel songs that have develop into part of the rustic tune repertory, significant mess around tunes used all through nation track background, and significant instrumentals, between others. every one track is documented with crucial publishing, licensing, and recording details, together with chart placements and outstanding awards earned. Many entries are annotated both with comments from the songwriters or historic notes by means of the writer.

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Publisher)/EMI-Unart Catalog, Inc. Licensed by: BMI. Earliest Recording Found: Margaret Whiting and Jimmy Wakely (Capitol 800) 1949. Made Famous by: Margaret Whiting and Jimmy Wakely (Capitol 800) 1950. , Margaret Whiting and Jimmy Wakely. , Margaret Whiting and Jimmy Wakely (Capitol 800). AC Action: None. No. of Artists: 11. Broken Engagements see On the Banks of the Ohio. 288 Broken Hearted Me. Music/Lyrics: Randy Goodrum. Copyright Date: 1979. Publisher: Chappell and Co. /Sailmaker Music (adm.

Gray (Okeh 40110) 1924 (as instrumental); Earliest Country Recording Found: Gid Tanner and the Skillet Lickers (Columbia 15485) 1929 (as instrumental). Made Famous by: Pee Wee King (RCA Victor 0114) 1950; Glen Campbell (Capitol 3926) 1974; Pop, Kay Starr (Capitol 936) 1950. , Glen Campbell (Capitol 3926). , Gene Krupa (VCL Bobby Scots) (RCA Victor 3766). , Glen Campbell (Capitol 3926). No. of 28 Artists: 55. Awards: BMI Million Airs Award; BMI Country Award 1975. History: The title recalls the defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte by British General Wellington at the Battle of Waterloo in Belgium in 1815.

Music/Lyrics: Billy Hayes/Jay Johnson. Copyright Date: 1948, renewed. Publisher: Polygram Intl. Music Publishing, Inc. Licensed by: ASCAP. First Recorded by: Doye O’Dell (Exclusive 65x) 1948. Made Famous by: Country, Ernest Tubb (Decca 46186) 1949–1952; Pop, Elvis Presley (RCA Victor HO7W-0808) 1957 (special promo release). , Ernest Tubb (Decca 46186). , Hugo Winterhalter (Columbia 38635). AC Action: None. No. of Artists: 129. Notes: Riley Shepard released his version about three weeks after O’Dell.

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