American musician and singer-songwriter Jon Bon Jovi has had a long and celebrated career, and while he’s primarily known for his contributions to the Rock genre, he’s also a fan of Country music. During one of his concerts last fall, the singer covered a classic hit song by the legendary Conway Twitty, It’s Only Make […]
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Conway Twitty (September 1, 1933 – June 5, 1993), born Harold Lloyd Jenkins, was an iconic American country music artist, who also had success in early rock and roll, R&B and pop music. He held the record for the most #1 singles of any act, with 40, until surpassed by George Strait in 2006.
A very Happy Birthday to the late Conway Twitty, a musical icon, and a true legend in Country music. Conway would have been 81 today. Born Harold Lloyd Jenkins on September 1, 1933, in Friars Point, Mississippi, Twitty became one of the greatest Country artists of all times, also finding success in early rock and roll, R&B, and pop music. He held the record […]
We couldn’t think of a better way to start this Sunday morning off than with the great Conway Twitty, singing the beautifully moving gospel classic, Why Me Lord. The song was written and first recorded by Kris Kristofferson in 1972, included on the album, Jesus Was a Capricorn, becoming one of the biggest hits of his career, and has been […]
The legendary “Soul Man” Sam Moore, voted one of the top 100 pop voices of all time by Rolling Stone Magazine, will be joining the bluegrass group, Nu-Blu, as a special guest on their upcoming single release “Jesus & Jones,” a song that pays tribute to the late George Jones. Moore, who had been personally invited […]
This song is quite perfect for this Sunday morning and also for the time we live in. God Bless America Again was written and recorded originally by Bobby Bare in 1969. His version became a Top 10 hit during that year. The song is a hymn that begs of God for forgiveness and prays for […]
They sure don’t make ‘em like Conway Twitty anymore. Watch him sing his 1981 #1 hit Tight Fittin’ Jeans
It’s one of the most infamous and explosive moments in the history of Country music, and until recently it had been absent from YouTube for fans to watch and remember. It’s a moment that made a Country star a hero to many of his fellow artists and traditional Country fans everywhere…but at the cost of […]
There’s nothing like a classic. Watch Conway Twitty sing “Hello Darlin”” to Loretta Lynn. They don’t make ‘em like this anymore.