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Roy Drusky

Roy Drusky

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birthday
22nd
June, 1930
Death
23rd
September, 2004
Birth Place
Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.
Birth Sign
cancer
Biography

Roy Frank Drusky, Jr. (June 22, 1930 – September 23, 2004) was an American country music singer, songwriter, producer, actor and disc jockey popular from the 1960s through the early 1970s. Known for his baritone voice, he was known for incorporating the Nashville sound and for being the first artist to record a song written by Kris Kristofferson (“Jody and the Kid”). His highest-charting single was the No. 1 “Yes, Mr. Peters”, a duet with Priscilla Mitchell.

instruments played
Vocals
Associated Acts

Eddy Arnold, Jim Reeves, Priscilla Mitchell

Birth Name

Roy Frank Drusky, Jr.

Genres

Country music

Labels

Starday Records, Columbia Records, Decca Records, Mercury Records, Chapel Records

Occupations

singer, songwriter, producer, actor, disc jockey

Years Active

1953 2004

Name

Roy Drusky

Nationality

United States of America

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