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 51-52 of 52 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Decca||NA 12411||2/27/1963||She never cried when she was mine||Roy Drusky||vocalist|
|Decca||NA 12412||2/27/1963||Divided love||Roy Drusky||vocalist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Drusky, Roy," accessed October 26, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/312932.
Drusky, Roy. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 26, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/312932.
"Drusky, Roy." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 26 October 2021.
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