1958 to 2002
June 15, 1937 in Littlefield
February 13, 2002
Littlefield, Texas, United States
Waylon Arnold Jennings
Waylon Jennings was an American country singer, songwriter and musician. He made his major label debut with 1966's Folk-Country. He enjoyed a string of US Gold albums in the late '70s and early '80s. His most successful solo album was 1977's Ol' Waylon, which went Platinum in the US. His 1978 collaboration with fellow outlaw country musician Willie Nelson, Waylon & Willie, went double Platinum. Jennings released 45 studio albums throughout his six-decade career.