George Thomas Morgan (June 28, 1924 – July 7, 1975) was a mid-20th-century American country music singer. He is a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame and a former member of the Grand Ole Opry. He is best known for his 1949 hit single "Candy Kisses". He is the father of singer Lorrie Morgan, who is also a country music star.
Birth and Death Data: Born January 1, 1925 (Tennessee), Died January 1, 1975
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1949 - 1972
Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, composer
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|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||D9VB-86||10-in.||1/11/1949||Candy kisses||Elton Britt ; Skytoppers||String band, with male vocal solo and accordion||composer|
|Victor||D9VB-1258||10-in.||4/8/1949||Rainbow in my heart||Elton Britt ; Skytoppers||Male vocal solo, with string band||composer|
|Decca||L 15830||9/14/1971||Gentle rains of home||George Morgan||vocalist|
|Decca||L 15831||9/14/1971||Walkin' shadow, talkin' mem'ry||George Morgan||vocalist|
|Decca||L 16002||2/4/1972||Running wild||George Morgan||vocalist|
|Decca||L 16003||2/4/1972||Let's live together Marianne||George Morgan||vocalist|
|Decca||L 16237||10/4/1972||Makin' heartaches||George Morgan||vocalist|
|Decca||L 16238||10/4/1972||Sing my blues a birthday song||George Morgan||vocalist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Morgan, George," accessed September 26, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/332563.
Morgan, George. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 26, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/332563.
"Morgan, George." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 26 September 2023.
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