Billy Grammer

Real Name:
William Wayne Grammer
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American country singer, songwriter and guitarist, born August 28, 1925 in Benton, Illinois. Died: August 10, 2011. Member of the WSM Grand Ole Opry. Signed by Monument Records in Nashville, Tn, and scored a big hit with the million-selling single: "Gotta Travel On"d Ole Opry. Founded RG&G (Reid, Grammer & Gower) Company in 1965 with Clyde Reid and J.W. Gower. RG&G made the Grammer guitar from 1965 until 1968. His guitar was installed into the Country Music Hall of Fame in Nashville on March 1, 1969. Delivered the invocation for the Grand Ole Opry House opening on March 16, 1974. In 1990, he was inducted into the Illinois Country Music Hall of Fame, along with Tex Williams, Lulu Belle and Scotty, and Patsy Montana. On February 27, 2009, he was honored by the Grand Ole Opry for his 50-year membership.
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Albums

SM 14000 Billy Grammer - Travelin' On album art Billy Grammer Travelin' On (Album) Monument SM 14000 US 1959 Sell This Version
DL 74212 Billy Grammer - Gospel Guitar album art Billy Grammer Gospel Guitar (Album) Decca DL 74212 US 1962 Sell This Version
DL 4460 Billy Grammer - Golden Gospel Favorites album art Billy Grammer Golden Gospel Favorites (Album) Decca DL 4460 US 1964 Sell This Version
DL 74542 Billy Grammer - Billy Grammer Sings Gotta Travel On album art Billy Grammer Billy Grammer Sings Gotta Travel On (Album) Decca DL 74542 US 1965 Sell This Version
DL 4642 Billy Grammer - Country Guitar album art Billy Grammer Country Guitar (Album) Decca DL 4642 US 1965 Sell This Version
LN 24233 Billy Grammer - Sunday Guitar album art Billy Grammer Sunday Guitar (Album) Epic LN 24233 US 1967 Sell This Version
CCR 1931, CCR-1931 Billy Grammer - Christmas Guitars Featuring Guitar Chimes album art Billy Grammer Christmas Guitars Featuring Guitar Chimes (Album) Classic Christmas, Classic Christmas CCR 1931, CCR-1931 US 1977 Sell This Version
4822 Billy Grammer - Back Home album art Billy Grammer Back Home(LP, Album) Not On Label 4822 US 1985 Sell This Version
STY-152 Billy Grammer - Billy Grammer Plays album art Billy Grammer Billy Grammer Plays(LP) Stoneway Records STY-152 US Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

45-500 Billy Grammer - Gotta Travel On  / Chasing A Dream album art Billy Grammer Gotta Travel On / Chasing A Dream (Single) Monument 45-500 US 1958 Sell This Version
45-407 Billy Grammer - Willy, Quit Your Playing / It Takes You album art Billy Grammer Willy, Quit Your Playing / It Takes You Monument 45-407 US 1959 Sell This Version
AF.121 Billy Grammer - Bonaparte's Retreat album art Billy Grammer Bonaparte's Retreat (Single) Monument AF.121 UK 1958 Sell This Version
RE 5054 Billy Grammer - Gotta Travel On album art Billy Grammer Gotta Travel On(7", EP) London Records RE 5054 Sweden 1959 Sell This Version
187, 188 Billy Grammer - Country Music Time album art Roy Drusky / Billy Grammer Roy Drusky / Billy Grammer - Country Music Time(12", Mono, Transcription) The United States Air Force Public Service Program, The United States Air Force Public Service Program 187, 188 US 1959 Sell This Version
19353 Billy Grammer - Unknown Soldier / Princess Of Persia album art Billy Grammer Unknown Soldier / Princess Of Persia (Single) Everest 19353 US 1960 Sell This Version
45-413 Billy Grammer - Loveland album art Billy Grammer Loveland(7") Monument 45-413 US 1960 Sell This Version
19384 Billy Grammer - Big, Big Dream album art Billy Grammer Big, Big Dream(7", Single) Everest 19384 US 1960 Sell This Version
31274 Billy Grammer - Have  A Drink On Me / Finger album art Billy Grammer Have A Drink On Me / Finger (Single) Decca 31274 Canada 1961 Sell This Version
31321 Billy Grammer - Save Your Tears / I'd Like To Know Why album art Billy Grammer Save Your Tears / I'd Like To Know Why(7") Decca 31321 US 1961 Sell This Version
31396 Billy Grammer - He Ain't My Buddy No More / Blue Roller Rink album art Billy Grammer He Ain't My Buddy No More / Blue Roller Rink (Single) Decca 31396 US 1962 Sell This Version
31226 Billy Grammer - Rainbow Round My Shoulder / Columbus Stockade Blues album art Billy Grammer Rainbow Round My Shoulder / Columbus Stockade Blues (Single) Decca 31226 Canada 1962 Sell This Version
31449 Billy Grammer - I Wanna Go Home / The Bottom Of The Glass album art Billy Grammer I Wanna Go Home / The Bottom Of The Glass (Single) Decca 31449 US 1962 Sell This Version
31562 Billy Grammer - Old Foolish Me album art Billy Grammer Old Foolish Me (Single) Decca 31562 US 1963 Sell This Version
31514 Billy Grammer - Lonesome Life album art Billy Grammer Lonesome Life Decca 31514 US 1963 Sell This Version
31618 Billy Grammer - Don't Drop It / I Saw Your Face In The Moon album art Billy Grammer Don't Drop It / I Saw Your Face In The Moon (Single) Decca 31618 US 1964 Sell This Version