Born April 3, 1928 in Shelby, North Carolina, USA.
Died November 17, 2003 in Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
Collaborated briefly with Sue Thompson in the 1970s.
Became a cast member of the Grand Ole Opry in 1958.
Inducted into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1973.
Inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2001.
- 11 Vocals
- 17 Instruments & Performance
- 1867 Writing & Arrangement
- 1 Featuring & Presenting
- 1 Production
- 1 Technical
- 1 Visual
- 1 Acting, Literary & Spoken