“Shine On (Shine All Your Sweet Love on Me)”, song written by Johnny MacRae and Bob Morrison, was recorded by George Jones for the Epic label, it was recorded in early 1983, at Columbia Recording Studio, 34 Music Sq. East, Nashville, TN. At the recording session for the album, George Jones was accompanied by: Pete Bordonali, Billy Sanford, Bobby Thompson and Reggie Young (guitar), Henry Strzelecki (bass guitar), Pete Drake (dobro), Larrie Londin and Kenny Malone (drums), Bobby Ogdin and Hargus “
"Say It's Not You", a song written by Dallas Frazier, was recorded by George Jones for the Musicor label, on June 13, 1967, at Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Ave. South, Nashville, TN. With the production of "Pappy" Daily, the song was released in January 1968, and on April 20 it reached # 8 on the US Hot Country Songs charts, remaining on the charts for a total of 14 weeks. With Musicor, Jones would record at breakneck pace, cutting over 280 singles, and maintained a consistent presence on
Recorded at Epic in August 1973, “We’re Gonna Hold On” . Written by George Jones and Earl Montgomery. Had their first of three number-one songs on the U.S. country chart. Single from George Jones and Tammy Wynette 19193 album “We’re Gonna Hold On”. On the original 45 record, The B-Side was “My Elusive Dreams” from the pen of B. Sherrill and C. Putman.
The song was released not long after the couple’s reconciliation after Tammy filed for divorce on August 1, 1973 due to George’s increasing bouts
Song written by Troy Seals and Max D. Barnes, was recorded by George Jones, for the Epic label, recorded in April 1985, in Eleven-Eleven Sound Studio, Nashville, TN, with the production of Billy Sherrill, was released in July From 1985, on October 26, it reached # 3 on the US lists. Billboard Hot Country Singles, and he stayed 20 weeks in the charts. In the Canadian RPM Country Tracks lists, I get to number # 2.
The song was included in George Jones’ 45 studio album, Who’s Gonna Fill Their Sh
George Jones recorded the song three times, the first was for the album, “The Crown Prince of Country Music” (Starday Records 1960), re titled the song as, One Woman Man.The second recording was made with the original title, I’m a One-Woman Man, recorded in November 1988 and released in December 1988, for the Epic label.Despite the lack of radio successes when the 1990s began, I record The third recording, was a duo with Marty Stuart, for the album, The Bradley Barn Sessions (MCA 1994).
The song written by Bobby Braddock & Curly Putman, was recorded by George Jones for the Epic label, between December 1979 and January 1980, with the production of Billy Sherrill, it was released on April 14, 1980. On July 5, In 1980, the song reached number one on the US Billboard Hot Country Singles, and the Canadian RPM Country Tracks, would reach number 2. It would be the tenth number one of George’s career. The week after Jones’ death, the song re-entered the Hot Country song list at numbe
The song was written by the rockabilly artist, JP Richardson, known by the nickname of the Big Bopper.JP was the first to record the song in 1958, George Jones recorded it in January 1959, for the Mercury label with the production of Pappy Daily, it was released on February 9, 1959. On April 13, it reached number one on the country charts, and remained five weeks in a row, it became the first number one for George Jones, at the age of 27 years.
George Jones grew up in Beaumont, Texas and, as a
Bartender's Blues, a song written and recorded for the first time by James Taylor for the Columbia label, was recorded between March 15 and April 24, 1977, at The Sound Factory, Hollywood, California. The son
In 1974, “Country Bumpkin” received Song of the Year Awards from both the Academy of Country Music and the Country Music Association.
On the original 45 record, it was paired with another good song: The B-Side was “It’s Not the Miles You’ve Traveled” from the pen of Dave Hall and Louis Red
"I'm a People" is a song by George Jones. It became a No. 6 hit single when it was released on the Musicor label in 1966. The song was written by Dallas Frazier, one of Jones' favorite composers at the time. "I'm a People" is one of the oddest novelties Jones ever recorded; the song compares the seemingly carefree existence of monkeys at a zoo with the dreary human enterprise of securing employment.
I'm a People is an album by American country music artist George Jones. It was released in 1966 o
"We Didn't See a Thing" is a duet recorded by Ray Charles and George Jones. The Gary Gentry composition was produced by Billy Sherrill and features Chet Atkins on guitar.
Charles had released the groundbreaking albums Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music in 1962 for ABC and in 1984 returned to the genre again by cutting duets with some of country music's biggest stars, including Willie Nelson, Johnny Cash, Ricky Skaggs, and Hank Williams, Jr. "We Didn't See a Thing" remains the only duet