Hysterical Ray Stevens Parody Reminds Us Of Old-Fashioned Comedy

It was a 70s country classic that moved listeners across the country. Originally written and composed by Kris Kristofferson and later covered by Sammi Smith, the ballad was incredibly successful. Kristofferson admitted that his inspiration for this song came from singer Frank Sinatra. During an interview, Sinatra was asked “what do you believe in?” the […] More

Ray Stevens Gives Sweet Southern Twist To “Unchained Melody”

Country music singer Ray Stevens revamped the timeless classic “Unchained Melody” in a way that pays homage to the roots of country music! Alongside his eclectic band filled with various instruments, the crooner sported a snazzy fedora and simple suit as he kicked off this impressive performance. “Oh, my love, my darling/ I’ve hungered for your touch/ A long, lonely […] More

Ray Stevens Honors Military In Emotional New Video

Country singer and comedian Ray Stevens strayed from his comical tendencies to produce a chilling video that packed an incredibly powerful “thank you” to our nation’s military on Memorial Day. Deriving from his 2010 album Thank You, the song of the same name packed a gratifying punch that not only thanked the military for their noble […] More

Ray Stevens Brings Crowd To Their Feet With Spirited “Misty” Performance

The 1976 Grammys got an incredibly special show when beloved singer/songwriter and comedian Ray Stevens took to the stage for an unforgettable live performance of his chart-topping rendition of “Misty”. Having been signed to a record label since he was just 16 years old, the fan-favorite musical mastermind had experienced all parts of making an […] More