Foy Willing (May 14, 1914 – July 14, 1978) was a singer, songwriter, musician, and bandleader who performed Western music and appeared in Western movies. He formed the Western band Riders of the Purple Sage.
Birth and Death Data: Born May 14th, 1914 (Bosque County), Died July 14th, 1978 (Nashville)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1945 - 1946
Roles Represented in DAHR: leader
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Decca||L 4015||10-in.||12/4/1945||160 acres||Riders of the Purple Sage ; Foy Willing||leader|
|Decca||L 4016||10-in.||12/4/1945||Address unknown||Riders of the Purple Sage ; Foy Willing||leader|
|Decca||L 4017||10-in.||12/4/1945||Someone won your heart, little darlin'||Riders of the Purple Sage ; Foy Willing||leader|
|Decca||L 4018||10-in.||12/4/1945||Detour||Riders of the Purple Sage ; Foy Willing||leader|
|Decca||L 4214||6/9/1946||No one to cry to||Riders of the Purple Sage ; Foy Willing||leader|
|Decca||L 4215||6/9/1946||I trusted you||Riders of the Purple Sage ; Foy Willing||leader|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Willing, Foy," accessed October 25, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109281.
Willing, Foy. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 25, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109281.
"Willing, Foy." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 25 October 2020.
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