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Sakol, Jeannie
The wonderful world of country music
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1979


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  Acuff, Roy (Claxton) (b. 1903 d. 1992)   composer, country music singer
  Alan, Buddy (b. 1948)  
  Allen, Rex (b. 1947)   country music singer
  Allen, Rex (Elvey) (b. 1924)   country music singer, piano
  Anderson, Bill [James William] (b. 1937)   bass (instrument), singer
  Anderson, Liz (b. 1930)   country music singer, songwriter
  Anderson, Lynn (Rene) (b. 1947)   country music singer
  Arnold, Eddy (b. 1918)   country music singer, guitar
  Ashworth, Ernie [Ernest Bert] (b. 1928)   singer, guitar
  Atkins, Chet [Chester Burton] (b. 1924)   guitar, rhthym guitar
  Balsley, Philip (b. 1939)  
  Bandy, Moe (b. 1944)   honky tonk country singer
  Bare, Bobby [Robert Joseph] (b. 1935)   singer, vocals
  Bess, Toots [Hattie Louise]  
  Blackwood, R.W. (b. 1921)   singer
  Boone, Debby [Deborah Anne] (b. 1956)   singer
  Brown, Jim Edward (b. 1934)   composer
  Bryant, Boudleaux (b. 1920 d. 1987)   composer, country music song writer
  Bryant, Felice (b. 1925)   composer, country music song writer
  Buffett, Jimmy (b. 1946)   country music singer, rock singer
  Butler, Carl (Robert) (b. 1927 d. 1992)   singer, guitar
  Butler, Larry (b. 1942)   piano, producer
  Butler, Pearl (b. 1927 d. 1988)   singer, guitar
  Byrd, Senator Robert C.   politician, fiddle
  Campbell, Archie (b. 1914 d. 1987)   singer, vocals
  Campbell, Glen (Travis) (b. 1936)   country music singer, guitar
  Carlisle, Bill (b. 1908)   guitar, hillbilly singer
  Carlisle, Cliff [Clifford Raymond] (b. 1904 d. 1983)   blues singer, steel guitar
  Carter, A.P. [Alvin Pleasant] (b. 1891 d. 1960)   country music singer
  Carter, Jimmy  
  Carter, June (b. 1929)   singer, autoharp
  Carter, Maybelle Addington (b. 1909 d. 1978)   country music singer, guitar
  Carter, Sara (b. 1898 d. 1979)   autoharp, country music singer
  Cash, Johnny (b. 1932)   guitar, country music singer
  Cash, Tommy (b. 1940)   country music singer
  Chavin, Nick "Chinga" (b. 1944)  
  Clark, Guy Charles (b. 1941)   country music singer, songwriter
  Clark, Roy (Linwood) (b. 1933)   bass (instrument), singer
  Clayton, Lee T. (b. 1942)   singer, songwriter
  Clements, Vassar (b. 1928)   country, fiddle
  Cline, Patsy (b. 1932 d. 1963)   country music singer, vocals
  Clower, Jerry (b. 1926)   TV personality, comedian
  Cochran, Hank (b. 1935)   singer, songwriter
  Coe, David Allan (b. 1939)   country music singer, guitar
  Copas, Cowboy (b. 1913 d. 1963)   singer, guitar
  Cornelius, Helen (b. 1941)   country music singer
  Cornor, Randy   guitar
  Craddock, Billy [Crash] (b. 1939)   singer, vocals
  Cramer, Floyd (b. 1933)   piano, singer
  Davis, Skeeter (b. 1931)   country music singer, songwriter
  De Witt, Lew C. (b. 1938 d. 1990)   singer
  Dottsy (b. 1954)   country music singer
  Drusky, Roy (b. 1930)   singer, vocals
  Ely, Joe (b. 1947)   country music singer, rock singer
  Fairchild, Barbara (b. 1950)   singer, songwriter
  Fargo, Donna (b. 1949)   country music singer
  Fender, Freddie (b. 1937)   rhythm & blues singer, vocals
  Flatt, Lester Raymond (b. 1914 d. 1979)   blues singer, vocals
  Forman, Peggy   singer, songwriter
  Frizzell, Lefty [William Orville] (b. 1928 d. 1975)   country music singer, songwriter
  Gatlin, Larry (b. 1948)   country music singer
  Gayle, Crystal (b. 1951)   country music singer, vocals
  Gentry, Bobbie (b. 1944)   singer, vocals
  Gibson, Don (b. 1928)   singer, vocals
  Goldsboro, Bobby (b. 1941)   country music singer, guitar
  Gosdin, Vern (b. 1934)   country music singer
  Grammer, Billy [William Wayne] (b. 1925)   guitar, singer
  Guthrie, Woody [Woodrow Wilson] (b. 1912 d. 1967)   cast, composer
  Haggard, Merle (b. 1937)   country music singer
  Haggers, Jim  
  Haggers, John  
  Halsey, Jim (b. ERR4>)   manager
  Hamilton, George (b. 1937)   singer, guitar
  Harris, Emmylou (b. 1947)   country music singer, bandleader
  Hart, Freddie (b. 1933)   country music singer
  Howard, Harlan (b. 1929)   songwriter, singer
  Hunley, Con [Conrad Logan] (b. 1945)   soul singer
  Husky, Ferlin (b. 1927)   singer, guitar
  Jackson, Stonewall (b. 1932)   singer, guitar
  James, Sonny (b. 1929)   country music singer, guitar
  Jennings, Waylon (b. 1937)   singer, vocals
  Jones, George Glen (b. 1931)   alto saxophone, cast
  Jones, Grandpa (b. 1913)   country music singer, guitar
  Kendall, Jeannie (b. 1954)   country music singer
  Kendall, Royce (b. 1934)   country music singer
  Kershaw, Doug (b. 1936)   country music singer, fiddle
  Kristofferson, Kris (b. 1936)   cast, composer
  Lee, Brenda (b. 1944)   composer, country music singer
  Lee, Dickey (b. 1941)   singer
  Lee, Joni (b. 1958)   country music singer
  Lehr, Zella  
  Lewis, Jerry Lee (b. 1935)   drums, piano
  Lynn, Loretta (b. 1935)   singer, vocals
  Maggard, Cledus (a. 1976)   singer, vocals
  Mandrell, Barbara (b. 1948)   country music singer, bandleader
  Miller, Roger (b. 1936 d. 1992)   singer, instrumentalist
  Milsap, Ronnie (b. 1949)   singer, songwriter
  Montgomery, Melba (b. 1938)   singer, songwriter
  Nelson, Willie (Hugh) (b. 1933)   country music singer, trumpet
  Newton-John, Olivia (b. 1948)   soft-rock warbler
  Overstreet, Tommy (b. 1937)   country music singer
  Owens, Buck [Alvis Edgar jr] (b. 1929)   country music singer, guitar
  Parton, Dolly (Rebecca) (b. 1946)   country music singer, vocals
  Parton, Stella (b. 1949)   country music singer, songwriter
  Paycheck, Johnny (b. 1941)   country music singer, guitar
  Pearl, Minnie (b. 1912)   country music singer, vocals
  Presley, Elvis (Aaron) (b. 1935 d. 1977)   singer, songwriter
  Pride, Charley (b. 1938)   country music singer
  Prophet, Ronnie (b. 1937)   singer, guitar
  Pruett, Jeanne (b. 1937)   country music singer, vocals
  Rabbitt, Eddie (b. 1944)   country music singer, songwriter
  Rakes, Pal  
  Raye, Susan (b. 1944)   country music singer
  Reed, Jerry (b. 1937)   country music guitar, singer
  Reeves, Del [Franklin Delano] (b. 1933)   country music singer, guitar
  Reid, Don S. (b. 1945)   country music singer
  Reid, Harold W. (b. 1939)   singer
  Rich, Charlie [Charles Allen] (b. 1932)   composer, country music singer
  Riley, Jeannie C. (b. 1945)   country music singer
  Rodgers, Jimmie [James Charles] (b. 1897 d. 1933)   country music guitar, vocals
  Rogers, Kenny (b. 1938)   alto sax, country music singer
  Ronstadt, Linda [Maria Linda] (b. 1946)   cast, singer
  Sessions, Ronnie (b. 1948)   singer
  Shepard, Jean (b. 1933)   singer, string bass
  Sheppard, T.G. (b. 1944)   country music singer
  Smith, Sammi (b. 1943)   country music singer
  Snow, Hank (b. 1914)   country music singer, guitar
  Spears, Billie Jo (b. 1937)   country music singer
  Stampley, Joe (b. 1943)   country music singer
  Tillis, Mel (b. 1932)   guitar, singer
  Tucker, Tanya (Denise) (b. 1958)   singer
  Turner, Mary Lou "Lulu" (b. ERR4>)  
  Twitty, Conway (b. 1933 d. 1993)   singer, vocals
  Wagoner, Porter (b. 1930)   singer, guitar
  Walker, Jerry Jeff (b. 1942)   composer, country music singer
  Walker, Jo (b. 1924)   executive director, country Music Association
  Wallace, Jerry (b. 1933 a. 1958-1972)   country music singer
  Ward, Jacky (b. 1946)  
  Wells, Kitty (b. 1919)   country music singer, vocals
  West, Dottie (b. 1932 d. 1991)   singer, songwriter
  Williams, Don (b. 1947)   country music singer
  Williams, Hank (b. 1923 d. 1953)   country music singer, guitar
  Williams, Leona (b. 1943)   country music singer
  Wynette, Tammy (b. 1942)   country music singer, songwriter

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