Views Read Edit View history. Help Learn to edit Community portal Recent changes Upload file. Download as PDF Printable version. As a touring artist, he was the first country performer to consistently sell out arenas night after night, with only his recent announcement of retirement bringing that segment of his career to a close.
His Always and Forever album stayed at the top of the Billboard Country Albums chart for an astonishing 43 weeks -— and hit the top 20 on the Billboard long before Soundscan -— unheard of for a traditional-based artist. Randy Travis rewrote the rules for the format — with a pen of classic-inspired ink.
Though his father was one of the first major superstars of the genre, Hank Williams, Jr. Also adding to his legend was his stage show, which inspired a generation -- including Garth Brooks. In a recording career that spanned over six decades, "The Cherokee Cowboy" possessed a voice that never seemed to age.
If anything, his warm crooning tone only got better with time. Price's early hits were textbook performances in the honky-tonk vein, while 's "Danny Boy" ushered in a more uptown vibe that he expanded on in hits such as Kris Kristofferson's "For The Good Times. However, what she did with that time period continues to inspire countless artists around the world. Just as Loretta Lynn sang about female empowerment in the s, so did Tammy Wynette.
No other female singer sang about heartbreak with as much conviction and power -- influencing generations to come in the process. The Great Johnny Cash. The Man Comes Around. Next In Line. The Legendary Sun Classics. Main Releases. Johnny Cash. Highwayman: The Best of Johnny Cash. A departure from his normal style was an a cappella recording of " The Party's Over [ citation needed ] ". Donegan reunited with the original Chris Barber band for a concert in Croydon in June A bomb scare meant that the recording had to be finished in the studio, after an impromptu concert in the car park.
He had his first heart attack in while in the United States and had quadruple bypass surgery. By , he was making regular concert appearances again, and another album with Barber followed. In , Donegan toured with Billie Jo Spears , and in , he made his theatrical debut in a revival of the musical Mr Cinders. More concert tours followed, with a move from Florida to Spain.
In he had further bypass surgery following another heart attack. In , the Chris Barber band celebrated 40 years with a tour with both bands. Pat Halcox was still on trumpet a position he retained until July Donegan had a late renaissance when in he appeared on Van Morrison 's album The Skiffle Sessions — Live in Belfast , an acclaimed album featuring him singing with Morrison and Chris Barber, with a guest appearance by Dr John.
Donegan also appeared at Fairport Convention 's annual music festival on 9 August Peter Donegan started touring as his father's pianist when he was aged Mark Knopfler released a tribute to Donegan entitled "Donegan's Gone" on his album, Shangri-La , and said he was one of his greatest influences. Night Train to Memphis.
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