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Albums:

The Collection '44-'55

One By One

Hillbilly

Peace In The Valley

You And Me
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Biography:
Birth Name: Clyde Julian Foley
Born: 1910/06/17
Birth Place: Blue Lick, Kentucky, U.S.
Died: 1968/09/19
Years Active: 1930-1968
Genres: Country, Gospel, Rockabilly, Boogie, Rhythm And Blues

Clyde Julian Foley (June 17, 1910-September 19, 1968), better known as Red Foley, was an American singer, musician, and radio and TV personality who made a major contribution to the growth of country music after World War II. For more than two decades, Foley was one of the biggest stars of the genre, selling more than 25 million records. His 1951 hit, "Peace in the Valley", was among the first million-selling gospel records. A Grand Ole Opry veteran until his death, Foley also hosted the first popular country music series on network television, ''Ozark Jubilee''. He is a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame, which called him "one of the most versatile and moving performers of all time" a... Continue Bio >>

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