Franklin Delano Reeves (July 14, 1932 – January 1, 2007) was an American country music singer, best known for his "girl-watching" novelty songs of the 1960s including "Girl on the Billboard" and "The Belles of Southern Bell". He is also known for his 1968 trucker's anthem, "Looking at the World Through a Windshield", which demonstrated he was capable of more than just novelty songs. He became one of the most successful male country singers of the 1960s.
Birth and Death Data: Born July 14th, 1932 (Sparta), Died January 1st, 2007 (Centerville)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1961
Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Decca||NA 11646||7/15/1961||Be quiet mind||Del Reeves||vocalist|
|Decca||NA 11647||7/15/1961||Empty house||Del Reeves||vocalist|
|Decca||NA 11648||7/15/1961||He stands real tall||Del Reeves||vocalist|
|Decca||NA 11649||7/15/1961||As far as I can see||Del Reeves||vocalist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Reeves, Del," accessed June 16, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/339554.
Reeves, Del. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 16, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/339554.
"Reeves, Del." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 16 June 2021.
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