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.
Birth and Death Data: Born June 22nd, 1930 (Atlanta), Died September 23rd, 2004 (Nashville)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1958 - 1963
Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist
Recordings (Results 1-25 of 52 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Decca||NA 10387||10/2/1958||[Unknown titles(s)]||Roy Drusky||vocalist|
|Decca||NA 10388||10/2/1958||Such a fool||Roy Drusky||vocalist|
|Decca||NA 10389||10/2/1958||Just about that time||Roy Drusky||vocalist|
|Decca||NA 10390||10/2/1958||Wait and see||Roy Drusky||vocalist|
|Decca||NA 10716||5/19/1959||Our church, your wedding||Roy Drusky||vocalist|
|Decca||NA 10852||9/16/1959||Another||Roy Drusky||vocalist|
|Decca||NA 10853||9/16/1959||The same corner||Roy Drusky||vocalist|
|Decca||NA 11122||5/4/1960||Anymore||Roy Drusky||vocalist|
|Decca||NA 11123||5/4/1960||I'm so helpless||Roy Drusky||vocalist|
|Decca||NA 11216||8/10/1960||Another chance to fall in love||Roy Drusky ; Kitty Wells||vocalist|
|Decca||NA 11217||8/10/1960||I can't tell my heart that||Roy Drusky ; Kitty Wells||vocalist|
|Decca||NA 11218||8/10/1960||When do you love me||Roy Drusky ; Kitty Wells||vocalist|
|Decca||NA 11219||8/10/1960||There's only one||Roy Drusky ; Kitty Wells||vocalist|
|Decca||NA 11220||8/11/1960||He had it on his mind||Roy Drusky||vocalist|
|Decca||NA 11221||8/11/1960||I'd rather loan you out||Roy Drusky||vocalist|
|Decca||NA 11222||8/11/1960||I wonder where you are tonight||Roy Drusky||vocalist|
|Decca||NA 11223||8/11/1960||Before I lose my mind||Roy Drusky||vocalist|
|Decca||NA 11264||9/21/1960||I've got some||Roy Drusky||vocalist|
|Decca||NA 11265||9/21/1960||Almost can't||Roy Drusky||vocalist|
|Decca||NA 11266||9/21/1960||Three hearts in a tangle||Roy Drusky||vocalist|
|Decca||NA 11445||2/13/1961||Ashes of love||Roy Drusky ; Kitty Wells||vocalist|
|Decca||NA 11446||2/13/1961||My world's losing you||Roy Drusky ; Kitty Wells||vocalist|
|Decca||NA 11447||2/13/1961||Making believe||Roy Drusky ; Kitty Wells||vocalist|
|Decca||NA 11465||2/20/1961||Burning bridges||Roy Drusky||vocalist|
|Decca||NA 11466||2/20/1961||Alone with you||Roy Drusky||vocalist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Drusky, Roy," accessed October 22, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/312932.
Drusky, Roy. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 22, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/312932.
"Drusky, Roy." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 22 October 2021.
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