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Patsy Montana

Ruby Rose Blevins (October 30, 1908 – May 3, 1996), known professionally as Patsy Montana, was an American country music singer, songwriter and actress. Montana was the first female country performer to have a million-selling single with her signature song "I Want to Be a Cowboy's Sweetheart", and is a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame.

Birth and Death Data: Born October 30th, 1908 (Hot Springs), Died May 3rd, 1996 (San Jacinto)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1932 - 1944

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, composer, lyricist, yodeling, violin, guitar

Notes: Subcredited on labels as "The Montana Cowgirl."

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 30 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-59064 10-in. 11/4/1932 Bury me in old Kentucky Jimmie Davis ; Patsy Montana [i.e., Rubye Blevins] Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio and yodeling vocalist, yodeling  
Victor BS-59065 10-in. 11/4/1932 Jealous lover Jimmie Davis ; Patsy Montana [i.e., Rubye Blevins] Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble and yodeling instrumentalist, violin, vocalist, yodeling  
Victor BS-59066 10-in. 11/4/1932 Gambler's return Jimmie Davis ; Patsy Montana [i.e., Rubye Blevins] Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble and yodeling vocalist, yodeling, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-59067 10-in. 11/4/1932 Home in Caroline Jimmie Davis Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio and yodeling vocalist, yodeling  
Victor BS-59068 10-in. 11/4/1932 Montana plains Patsy Montana Female vocal solo, with guitar and yodeling vocalist, composer, lyricist  
Victor BS-59069 10-in. 11/4/1932 Sailors sweetheart Patsy Montana Female vocal solo, with guitar and yodeling vocalist, lyricist, composer  
Victor BS-59070 10-in. 11/4/1932 I love my daddy too Patsy Montana Female vocal solo, with guitar and yodeling vocalist, lyricist, composer  
Victor BS-59071 10-in. 11/4/1932 When the flowers of Montana were blooming Patsy Montana Female vocal solo, with guitar and yodeling vocalist, lyricist, composer  
Victor BS-77247 10-in. 12/6/1933 Homesick for my old cabin Rubye Blevins Female vocal solo, with string band and yodeling vocalist, composer, lyricist, instrumentalist, guitar, yodeling  
Victor BS-77248 10-in. 12/6/1933 Home corral Rubye Blevins Female vocal solo, with string band and yodeling vocalist, composer, lyricist, instrumentalist, guitar, yodeling  
Victor BS-77249 10-in. 12/6/1933 Montana plains Rubye Blevins Female vocal solo, with string band and yodeling vocalist, composer, lyricist, yodeling, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-77250 10-in. 12/6/1933 Waltz of the hills Rubye Blevins Female vocal solo, with string band, whistling, and yodeling vocalist, composer, lyricist, instrumentalist, violin, yodeling  
Victor BS-028327 10-in. 10/27/1938 Cowboy's airplane ride Montana Slim Male vocal solo, with guitar and yodeling vocalist, yodeling  
Decca 71963 10-in. 4/10/1944 Smile and drive your blues away Patsy Montana vocalist  
Decca 71964 10-in. 4/10/1944 I don't want anyone but you Patsy Montana vocalist  
Decca 71965 10-in. 4/10/1944 Good night soldier Patsy Montana vocalist  
Decca 71966 10-in. 4/10/1944 I've done the best I could Patsy Montana vocalist  
Decca 93651 10-in. 4/24/1941 I'll be waiting for you darling Light Crust Doughboys ; Patsy Montana and her Pardners vocalist  
Decca 93652 10-in. 4/24/1941 Gallopin' to Gallup Light Crust Doughboys ; Patsy Montana and her Pardners vocalist  
Decca 93653 10-in. 4/24/1941 I'll keep on wishing for you Light Crust Doughboys ; Patsy Montana and her Pardners vocalist  
Decca 93654 10-in. 4/24/1941 Blanket me with western skies Light Crust Doughboys ; Patsy Montana and her Pardners vocalist  
Decca 93655 10-in. 4/24/1941 Rodeo queen Light Crust Doughboys ; Patsy Montana and her Pardners vocalist  
Decca 93656 10-in. 4/24/1941 Shy Anne from Old Cheyenne Light Crust Doughboys ; Patsy Montana and her Pardners vocalist  
Decca 93657 10-in. 4/24/1941 Sunny San Antone Light Crust Doughboys ; Patsy Montana and her Pardners vocalist  
Decca 93658 10-in. 4/24/1941 I want to be a cowboy's sweetheart Light Crust Doughboys ; Patsy Montana and her Pardners vocalist  
(Results 1-25 of 30 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Montana, Patsy," accessed January 26, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106682.

Montana, Patsy. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 26, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106682.

"Montana, Patsy." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 26 January 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106682

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