The edition is both a commemoration and celebration of the legacy of one of the most successful musicians to date.
'Coward Of The County' became a rare UK country No. 1 on 16 February 1980.
UMe launches themed content from Peggy Lee, Kenny Rogers, Def Jam Recordings, and more.
The all-star 'Greenfields' album affirms Barry's rightful place in a world of country and roots music that he has often visited.
With the right song, at the right moment, great film soundtracks can sear a cinematic moment into your mind forever. Here are just a few of our favorites.
On both of Billboard’s main surveys for December 27, 1980, John climbed to No.1.
'Truly' was the crossover soul star's chart-topping, Grammy-winning follow-up to his No.1 duet with Diana Ross, 'Endless Love.'
The emotional song pays tribute to fallen idols, with nods to Kenny Rogers, Whitney Houston, Tom Petty, and many more.
On 12 November 1983, one of the many hits from the mega-platinum 'Can't Slow Down' album completed its climb to the top of the Billboard Hot 100.
Patsy recorded Willie Nelson's song just two months after a car crash that nearly killed her, and one of the most famous of all country songs was born.
The rock favorites hit the UK top ten with their version of the Russ Ballard song.
Four million sales in the US alone for his self-titled debut sent a very clear message that his fans wanted Lionel solo.
The ballad continued Rogers' chart-topping country form and went on to win a Grammy for Country Song of the Year.
Kenny's UK No.1 arrived as he was in the early stages of redirecting his career into the country arena.
After a decade of hard work, the Los Angeles native was on her way, as the ‘Mistaken Identity’ album followed ‘Bette Davis Eyes’ to the US chart summit.