Barbara Mandrell is a one of a kind country singer we have now and then. She is also considered one of the most successful female country artists in the industry. In fact, she is the very first performer to win Country Music Association’s “Entertainer of the Year” twice. With this, Barbara is indeed a standard in the music business.
All in all, Barbara Mandrell has placed a total of six number one singles on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart. From 1978 to the 80’s, Barbara embraced the peak of her prominence. Those were the years of her reign grabbing coveted awards to top charting singles. Her most recognized singles include “Sleeping Single in a Double Bed,” “If Loving You is Wrong, I Don’t Want To Be Right.” Also, “I Was Country When Country Wasn’t Cool,” her signature song, “’Till You’re Gone,” and her last number one single “One of a Kind Pair of Fools.”
One of a Kind Pair of Fools…
R.C. Bannon and John Bettis wrote the words and lyrics of “One of a Kind Pair of Fools.” The song was released in July 1983 as part of Barbara’s album “Spun Gold.” It became number one on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart for a week. Moreover, the song spent a total of fourteen weeks on the chart.
On Christmas Day of 1948, he bestowed the world a girl who will move and inspire people. A gift from up above with a pure talent for singing and supremacy to connect to the society. That particular present is Barbara Mandrell.
Barbara Mandrell is a singer, musician, and an actress. With this, she can be considered a multi-media star of her generation. She dominated the country music industry at the age of 13 and she is still one of the best country artists up to these days.
Furthermore, Barbara Mandrell was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2009, and she is also a member of the Grand Ole Opry.
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