Roy Rogers (born Leonard Franklin Slye, November 5, 1911 – July 6, 1998) was an American singer and actor. He was one of the most popular Western stars of his era. Known as the "King of the Cowboys",he appeared in over 100 films and numerous radio and television episodes of The Roy Rogers Show. In many of his films and television episodes, he appeared with his wife, Dale Evans; his golden palomino, Trigger; and his German shepherd dog, Bullet. His show was broadcast on radio for nine years and t
Roy Rogers performs "Texas Plains"Live Video.Down in my dreams somehow it seems
that i'm back where i belong
just a country hick way back in the stick
back where i was born
cause the city lights and the city ways
are drivin' me insane
i wanna be alone i wanna be back home
out on the texas plains
I wanna drink my java from an old tin can
while the moon comes shinin' high
i wanna hear the call of a whipoorwill
i wanna hear a coyote whine
i wanna feel my saddle horse between my legs
Nov 15, 1951""Pals Of The Golden West"" debuts in theaters, with Roy Rogers and Dale Evans tackling a smuggling ring on the Mexican border.
Cattle smugglers are working along the U.S. border with Mexico. Hoof-and-mouth disease is discovered among the stolen cattle. Roy becomes involved when a fellow border patrolman is murdered by the rustlers.
"The Fightin' Side of Me" is a song written and performed by American country music artist Merle Haggard and The Strangers. It was released in December 1969 as the first single and title track from the album The Fightin' Side of Me. The song became one of the most famous of his career.
Like "Okie from Muskogee," "The Fightin' Side of Me" catered to the conservative working-man's values and politics; Bill Janovitz of Allmusic called the song "patriotic (if not outrightly jingoistic)."
"The Auctioneer" (also known as "The Auctioneer's Song") is a 1956 country song by Leroy Van Dyke.It was co-written with Buddy Black
Van Dyke was inspired to write the song from his own experiences as an auctioneer and those of his second cousin, Ray Sims.
He wrote it while stationed in Korea during the Korean War, and first performed it to troops on the same bill as Marilyn Monroe.After finishing his service, Van Dyke entered the song in a Chicago tal
Roy Rogers Dale Evans and Sons Of Pioneers Medley Greatest Hits(Classic Songs from the West)
Tracks - Happy Trails,Jingle, Jangle, Jingle (I Got Spurs),Cimarron (Roll On),Mexicali Rose,It Happened in Monterrey,Cielito Lindo,San Fernando Valley