Crystal Gayle went in to cut “Don’t It Make My Brown Eyes Blue” on October 27, 1976. She had to tackle it using a different keyboard player that she was familiar with. Her usual pianist, Charles Cochran, was recovering from ...

This song was the fifth No. 1 of Crystal Gayle. “Talking In Your Sleep” represents the first country chart-topper for songwriters Bobby Wood and Roger Cook. Although known as a pianist, Wood also contributed to a host of Memphis recordings ...

Crystal Gayle is known for her hit singles “Don’t It Make My Brown Eyes Blues,” “You and I,” and many more. She grew up admiring her sister Loretta Lynn, a well-known country singer and followed on her footsteps. However, despite ...

About the Songwriter This hit by Crystal Gayle was written by a tunesmith named Hugh Prestwood. He is a Texas native and his story goes like this. Hugh Prestwood waited until the age of 30 to leave El Paso, Texas ...

Remember the 1977 hit song released by Loretta Lynn’s younger sister? We’re talking about Don’t It Make My Brown Eyes Blue by the musically talented and upbeat artist, Crystal Gale. After diving in into the music industry 10 years after ...

Crystal Gayle | Photo Credits: atlanticfinancial.us Known for her long, beautiful hair coupled with a heavenly voice and great talent, Crystal Gayle is certainly an icon in country music. She is a multi-awarded artist, a Grammy winner to say. Also, ...