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Gary W
11-29-2011, 07:13 PM
Go to the confluence of the Elk and Kanawha Rivers and you will be near the birthplace of this singer. He is no longer with us.

In the 70s he covered a song that was recorded by another old timer in the 60s.

1. Who is the singer?
2. What is the song?
3. Who first recorded it.
4. Who wrote it?

Hint #1 - 29Nov: The old timer who recorded it in the 60s was an actor.

Slewfoot
11-29-2011, 08:47 PM
Little Jimmy ****ens
Alabam
Cowboy Copas
Lloyd Copas

Gary W
11-29-2011, 09:28 PM
Slewfoot, No to all.

woodman
11-30-2011, 11:12 AM
Gary,

Red Sovine
Old Rivers
Walter Brennen
Cliff Crofford

bassy9
11-30-2011, 11:55 AM
Gee, I think you might have it. I am off to bed now - 11.00 p.m. over here in Australia

"Old Rivers" was also covered by Jimmy Dean & Dave Dudley

Gary W
11-30-2011, 12:26 PM
Woodman, You are correct on all counts. I thought this one would have held you off for a few days. I was wrong again. You have left me no choice but to give really tricky quizzes from now on. lol

"Old Rivers" by Red Sovine can be heard at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QB3VcEPek_Y