Waylon Jennings

80 Years Ago Waylon Jennings Was Born In Littlefield, Texas
On this date, June 15th, in 1937 one of Country Music's most iconic singers, songwriters, and performers was born in the west Texas town of Littlefield.
At the beginning of his career Waylon Jennings played bass with Buddy Holly. He famously missed the flight with Holly, The Big Bopper and Ritch…
Fifteen Years Ago Toady, We Said Goodbye to Waylon Jennings
On this day (Feb. 13th) in 2002, the world lost a legend. Waylon Arnold Jennings passed away from complications from diabetes, the music icon was 64 years old.
No one defined the outlaw country movement as well as Jennings. The man inspired his peers including Willie Nelson and Kris Kristofferson to …
Everyone needs a certain appreciation for the classics – those songs that inspired the Texas and Nashville tunes we hear today. There was a certain honesty in songwriting back in the day that deserves to be recognized and remembered.

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