Ronnie Milsap Leads Off Today’s Double
Ronnie Milsap is an artist whose music has such a wide appeal, that his songs have become hits on both county and pop charts. On today’s “Country Classic Double” at 11:30 a.m.., we lead off with Ronnie’s number one hit on this day back in 1982, “I Wouldn’t Have Missed It For The World”.
Here’s a brief bio of this talented musician according to Wikipedia:
“Ronnie Lee Milsap (born January 16, 1943) is an American country music singer and pianist. He was one of country’s most popular and influential performers of the 1970s and 1980s. He became country music’s first well-known blind singer, and one of the most successful and versatile country “crossover” singers of his time, appealing to both country and pop music music markets with successful songs that incorporated popular, R&B, and rock and roll stylings. Milsap’s biggest crossover hits include “It Was Almost Like a Song,” “Smoky Mountain Rain,” “(There’s) No Gettin’ Over Me,” “I Wouldn’t Have Missed It for the World,” “Any Day Now,” and “Stranger in My House,” among others.
He is credited with six Grammy Awards and 40 number one country hits, third to George Strait and Conway Twitty.”
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