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

Classic Rewind: Jim Ed Brown – ‘You Can Have Her’

2 responses to “Classic Rewind: Jim Ed Brown – ‘You Can Have Her’

  1. Paul W Dennis December 9, 2018 at 8:45 am

    This song was a big pop & R&B hit for Roy Hamilton back in 1960

  2. Ken December 9, 2018 at 11:11 am

    Jim Ed did a great job on this song although not enough country fans agreed at the time. Released as an RCA Victor single in early 1967 it stalled at #18 in Billboard. But six years later Waylon Jennings’ rendition became a top ten country hit peaking at #7 in April 1973. Waylon’s version was much more pop sounding driven by a prominent chorus.

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