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InnaGaddaDaVida

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Ray Stevens
« on: September 04, 2017, 08:34:28 PM »
Harold Ray Ragsdale (born January 24, 1939),  known professionally as Ray Stevens, is an American country  and pop singer-songwriter and comedian, known for his Grammy-winning recordings "Everything Is Beautiful" and "Misty", as well as comedic hits such as "Gitarzan" and "The Streak". He has worked as a producer, music arranger, songwriter, television host, and solo artist; been inducted into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame, the Georgia Music Hall of Fame, and the Christian Music Hall of Fame; and received Gold Albums for his music sales.

In 2019, he will be inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum.

Ray Stevens - Too Drunk To Fish    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uy_8hB3s3ig&list=PLnJTDIKQUfJkaJgxsJjpVt5YYit62TsPO

Ray Stevens - Gitarzan      https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=293Irm-vxtE&index=10&list=PLnJTDIKQUfJkaJgxsJjpVt5YYit62TsPO

Ray Stevens - Ahab the Arab      https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZNigDOHz4j0

Ray Stevens - Bridget The Midget     https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SfFTO9qyJ6E

Ray Stevens - The Streak (Original)    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bxUfg3uCBbg

Ray Stevens - Along Came Jones    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tu7ciTd8V80

Ray Stevens - Yakety Yak    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JQzC5wOxnac

Ray Stevens - Bagpipes (Thats My Bag)      https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ktq1LXOH0zc

Ray Stevens - Harry The Hairy Ape (1969)      https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GDsvNslDP9A

Ray Stevens Osama Yo' Mama) YouTube      https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bGBoJvUSpyU


1968_207 - Ray Stevens - Mr. Businessman - (45)      https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dQ06lXH8nws

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Re: Ray Stevens
« Reply #1 on: September 05, 2017, 11:19:19 PM »
Ray had a nice string of funny songs. One of the classics at doing those type songs  8)

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Re: Ray Stevens
« Reply #2 on: July 14, 2018, 09:25:50 AM »
Mississippi Squirrel Revival

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=K16fG1sDagU

I happened to be going through trading at Kessler AFB in Biloxi , MS  when this song came out.  The church is the song is stated as being in Pascagula which neighbors Biloxi.  for about a month this song was pretty much all you heard on radio stations, no matter what their format was down there.

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Re: Ray Stevens
« Reply #3 on: March 18, 2019, 12:37:43 PM »
Ray was just voted into The Country Music Hall of Fame and will
be inducted later this year.

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Re: Ray Stevens
« Reply #4 on: May 30, 2019, 07:34:47 PM »
very deserving of the honor. He had some great stuff.  8)