Born on this day was Helen Carter, American country music singer. The eldest daughter of Maybelle Carter, she performed with her mother and her younger sisters, June Carter and Anita Carter, as a member of Mother Maybelle and the Carter Sisters, a pioneering all female country/folk music group. The group was also known as The Carter Family. She died on June 2nd 1998 aged 70.
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Preserving the Pioneers of Country Music
This website is dedicated to the pioneers of Country music. Without all of their hard work and dedication, there would be no Country music!
Redd Stewart & Pee Wee King (Pee Wee King's Golden West Cowboys) were two of them. They performed on the Grand Ole Opry back in the late 1930s and early 1940s, and went on to having several television shows, among many other performing events. Together they co-wrote the immortal song, 'Tennessee Waltz' and many others. Let's keep the memories and hard work of the pioneers of Country music alive . . . . Honor Thy Legends.