My Kind of Country

Country music from a fan's point of view since 2008

Week ending 3/28/15: #1 singles this week in country music history

Roger Miller Getty GAB Archive 19701955 (Sales): In The Jailhouse Now — Webb Pierce (Decca)

1955 (Jukebox): In The Jailhouse Now — Webb Pierce (Decca)

1955 (Disc Jockeys): In The Jailhouse Now — Webb Pierce (Decca)

1965: King of the Road — Roger Miller (Smash)

1975: Before The Next Teardrop Falls — Freddy Fender (ABC/Dot)

1985: Seven Spanish Angels — Willie Nelson with Ray Charles (Columbia)

1995: This Woman And This Man — Clay Walker (Giant)

2005: That’s What I Love About Sunday — Craig Morgan (Broken Bow)

2015: Take Your Time — Sam Hunt (MCA)

2015 (Airplay): Mean To Me — Brett Eldredge (Atlantic)

One response to “Week ending 3/28/15: #1 singles this week in country music history

  1. Paul W Dennis March 30, 2015 at 7:51 am

    Miller was one of those rare individuals who needed nothing more than an acoustic guitar to keep a crowd entertained for hours (and truth be told, he really didn’t need the guitar either)

    If you happen to have a copy of Roger’s performance at Birchmere about a year before his death in 1992, give it a listen and then cogitate upon what the criteria for Entertainer of The Year should be

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