Little Jimmy Dickens, jocular star of Grand Ole Opry, dies at 94 - dofaq.co
Washington Post - 18 Sep 2019 Little Jimmy Dickens, jocular star of Grand Ole Opry, dies at 94
Little Jimmy Dickens, the diminutive country singer and Grand Ole Opry star best known for his humorous novelty songs, such as “May the Bird of Paradise Fly Up Your Nose,” died Jan. 2 at a hospital near Nashville. He was 94. The Opry announced the ...
The Boot - 26 Aug 2019 Top 5 Little Jimmy Dickens Songs
The Boot counts down Little Jimmy Dickens' Top 5 songs.
Rolling Stone - 13 Sep 2019 Ken Burns: Inside the Filmmaker’s Epic ‘Country Music’ Series
Earlier in 2019, Ken Burns and his Florentine Films collaborators Dayton Duncan and Julie Dunfey took a whirlwind bus trip that whisked them around and ...
Taste of Country - 19 Sep 2019 RECAP: 'Country Music,' Episode 4 — 'Hello, I'm Johnny Cash'
The fourth episode of Country Music on PBS introduces the artists many would put on their metaphorical country music Mount Rushmores.
The Augusta Chronicle - 15 Sep 2019 No stranger to Augusta, Gary Allan returns to headline Bell Auditorium
The tone of what was to come from future country star Gary Allan was established with a deluxe package set sent by Decca Records publicists to promote his ...
News-Reporter - 04 Sep 2019 Even today, Music City USA still has a small-town feel
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – This city of 669,000+, known as “Music City USA,” has always had a “feel good” atmosphere. I have been coming here since the 50's and ...
Anniston Star - 15 Sep 2019 Are you ready for some trivia? | Lisa Davis
Since there's a big ol' story about Ken Burns' new “Country Music” PBS series on this page over there to my left (your right), I thought maybe we could play.
The Tennessean - 26 Aug 2019 Need a crash course in country music history? Here's 100 years of trivia
From 1919 to 2019, here are 100 fast facts of country music trivia.
Moultrie Observer - 30 Aug 2019 Country Music Hall of Fame exhibit to honor songwriters Boudleaux, Felice Bryant
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum will tell the story of Nashville's first full-time professional songwriters, Country Music Hall of ...
The Tennessean - 12 Sep 2019 10 things to know about the Grand Ole Opry, a country music institution since 1925
Note: This story was originally published on Oct. 1, 2015. It has been lightly edited for timeliness. If live country music has a home, it lives on the "Grand Ole Opry.
Chicago Sun-Times - 10 Sep 2019 Vince Gill releases ‘my most truthful album by far’ with ‘Okie’
At 62, the multiple Grammy winner knows he can be an emotional wreck. He knows he adores his wife, singer-songwriter Amy Grant. And he knows he's making ...
Beckley Register-Herald - 15 Sep 2019 EDITORIAL: Listen to the music that the kids are playing
A local group of young, creative and civically engaged individuals is taking the lead to bring some fun, entertainment and a little culture to downtown Beckley.
Taste of Country - 12 Sep 2019 16 Years Ago Today: Johnny Cash Dies at 71
Country music lost one of its all-time greatest singers and songwriters on Sept. 12, 2003, when Johnny Cash died at the age of 71.
Oil City Derrick - 20 Sep 2019 The Spray | Opinion
Seely featured in country music documentary. Titusville-born country singer Jeannie Seely is among the artists interviewed in the eight-part country music ...
Wide Open Country - 09 May 2018 The 10 Best Little Jimmy Dickens Songs, Ranked
Funny man and country music legend Little Jimmy Dickens mastered the novelty hit, but his best songs weren't all for laughs.
KMUW - 28 Aug 2019 Chuck Mead: 'The Light Is Right Where You Grew Up'
Kansas native Chuck Mead is the subject of KMUW's upcoming music tasting on Thursday, Sept. 5, at Roxy's Downtown. Raised in Lawrence, Mead is a ...
WTTW News - 27 Aug 2019 Country Music
The Original Carter Family. From left: A.P., Maybelle, and Sara Carter, c.1930. Photo: Courtesy of Carter Family Museum Jimmie Rodgers, Kerrville, Texas, 1930 ...
RollingStone.com - 03 Jan 2015 Grand Ole Opry Legend Little Jimmy Dickens Dead at 94
Longtime Grand Ole Opry star Little Jimmy Dickens, as easily recognized for his rhinestone-studded stage costumes as for his diminutive stature, has died of ...
The Guardian - 08 Jan 2015 Little Jimmy Dickens obituary
At 4ft 11in, Jimmy Dickens may have been the smallest performer to take to the stage of the weekly country music showcase Grand Ole Opry, but to country ...
Taste of Country - 19 Dec 2014 See the Funniest Little Jimmy Dickens Cameo Appearances
Over the last decade, country fans have come to know Little Jimmy Dickens as one of the best comedic sidekicks in the business.