1953 to 2004
June 22, 1930 in Atlanta
September 23, 2004
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Roy Frank Drusky, Jr. (June 22, 1930 – September 23, 2004) was an American country music singer, songwriter, producer, actor and disc jockey popular from the 1960s through the early 1970s. Known for his baritone voice, he was known for incorporating the Nashville sound and for being the first artist to record a song written by Kris Kristofferson ("Jody and the Kid"). His highest-charting single was the No. 1 "Yes Mr. Peters", a duet with Priscilla Mitchell.
Thoughts on Songs with Roy Drusky
3 years ago
Chinaberry trees & the levee suggest Brownsville Texas. The other kid that follows me appears to be the daughter of the orginal kid with whom a connection is lost through time. The old folks mistaken her with the orginal kid. The meaning of why this is so Lonesome can go no further. It must be felt.