Of course, the key to being a country superstar is to be a talented vocalist. But there’s a little extra something with those male country singers with deep voice that makes fans go wild.  While some may have had low ...

When Don Williams’ “Lord, I Hope This Day Is Good” was released in 1981 as the third single off his album, Especially for You, he brought the everyday prayers of millions to life.  The song then became another country hit ...

Did you know that Don Williams’ “Tulsa Time” has been the one song the Gentle Giant has long been waiting for? Williams started playing the guitar when he was only a child, listening to the sounds of hard-core, honky tonk ...

A little over four decades ago, Don Williams’ “Good Ole Boys Like Me” was released as the second single off his album Portrait. The song became another country hit for The Gentle Giant, peaking at No. 2 on Billboard’s Hot ...

From the album of the same name, Don Williams’ “You’re My Best Friend” actually started it all for him in Nashville as a solo artist – catapulting him to international recognition, especially in Great Britain.  In fact, the English once ...

In 1980, Don Williams’ “I Believe In You” was released as the first single and title track from his tenth album – and it became his biggest record ever. It actually reached the top of Billboard’s Hot Country Song chart, ...

With his smooth baritone voice, Don Williams songs defined sounds of country music all through the 1970s and 1980s and were even among the best hits the genre has ever seen. Williams has been a country music superstar for decades. ...

It’s nearly fifty years ago when Don Williams released “Some Broken Hearts Never Mend” as the first single from the album Visions. The song quickly became No. 1 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs in the United States. It held ...

In 1972, Townes Van Zandt recorded “If I Needed You” on his album The Late Great Townes Van Zandt. Nine years later, Emmylou Harris enlisted the help of Don Williams for a duet on the song. It was then released ...

Earning a total of seventeen No. 1 country hits and selling millions of albums throughout the decades, Don Williams was a true master of his craft. He quickly made his name in the industry and turned out to be a ...

Waylon Jennings’ version of “Amanda” is one somber hit that profoundly stands out above all plethora of the country legend’s songs identified as perhaps the best in music history. The original outlaw was a proud country performer that remains to ...

Don Williams earned the beloved nickname “The Gentle Giant” for his lanky frame and rich, smooth baritone that could wrap warmly around a song. His voice was once described by Alison Krauss as, “Somewhere between Santa and the Almighty,” a ...

The song “Amanda” was first recorded and released by the country icon Don Williams in the summer of 1973 as the flip side of his No. 12 hit “Come Early Morning.” And it peaked at No. 33 on the Billboard ...

We tend to look up to our favorite musical artists, but it’s still amusing to know that they, too, have their own personal favorites. Today, we’re talking about rising star Caylee Hammack covering one of her favorite childhood song, ‘Lord, ...

Don Williams was one of the most recognized and beloved music legends to ever hit the radio waves. His smooth baritone voice was among the defining sounds of country music throughout the 1970s and 1980s.  Thanks to him, we get ...

3 songs of “The Gentle Giant” that swept our hearts away were all written by Roger Cook. Let’s get talking about the songwriter first before the songs. via Facebook page Roger Cook Roger Cook is an English singer, songwriter and ...

The song “Sing Me Back Home” was originally sung and written by Merle Haggard. It was written for his fellow prisoners in San Quentin State Prison. The song had numerous covers including Don Williams’. Check out the story told by ...

Once love already hit us, there is no way for us to deny it. Thus, one of the beautiful things in this world is getting comfortable with someone whom we just met unexpectedly. Why do some people choose to be ...

Don Williams made a great impression when he stepped into the world of country music. He remained to be one of the biggest names in the industry. Williams left us with the memory of his songs and his smooth, baritone ...

Don Williams: The Gentle Giant Photo Credit: Don Williams/ youtube.com by Screengrab Don Williams is a well-known Country music singer and a songwriter. He proved himself as a legendary singer who entered the world of Country Music Hall of Fame. ...

“Amanda” is one of the classic songs that was recorded by many great artists. It has words that are captivating, and it never gets old. It doesn’t matter how many times this song is covered by different artists, it will ...

Don’t pray for lighter loads. Pray for a stronger back. “Stronger Back” may be far down the list of Don Williams’ 2014 album, “Reflections,” but the lyrical content will certainly empower any downtrodden soul who’ll care to listen. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RQzjvZeReJ0 Amidst ...

In the previous articles, we have written the seventeen number one hits of Don Williams and his two number fives. This time, we’ll provide you with his other seven number three on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart. These singles ...

Perhaps, good things never last. We never stay young. We grow, change, and we move to places. Some will remain, and some will go different ways. Indeed, things will alter no matter how we try to stop them. Just because ...

There are many versions of Don Williams‘ song “Amanda.” One of the greatest of which was that of Waylon Jennings. Since then, not many artists covered the song as well as Don Williams, and Waylon Jennings did. However, in 2013, Chris Stapleton ...

One of the best feelings in the world is to spend your life with the person you love. They make everything seem easy, and they take away the pain and sadness. This is exactly what Don Williams’ song “We’ve Got ...

In the course of his career, Don Williams has seventeen number one singles on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart. Indeed, a huge number of singles to reach the top. Nevertheless, “The Gentle Giant” also placed five number two singles on ...

Rolling Stones ranked their 100 greatest artists of all time. They ranked these country artists according to their lasting impact on the genre and their recorded output, their legacy as an entertainer. Brace yourselves for you might be surprised with ...

Standing at 6-foot-1-inch tall with silky-smooth baritone vocals, it is no doubt that Don Williams was dubbed country music’s “Gentle Giant.” While he may have already passed, his one-of-a-kind music still lives on and will surely do for a very ...

Besides seventeen number one singles, Don Williams placed five number twos on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart. “Back in My Younger Days” is one of them. The song was released in 1990, and it was twenty-eight years ago. It ...

Don Williams is indeed one of a kind. He can already be considered as a legend. In fact, he is a standard in the country music scene. His great music and legacy are an inspiration to our present country music ...

For us traditionalists, we always look for music from the past. Perhaps, we are looking for its great sounds. One of the best country artists we love listening to over and over again is “The Gentle Giant” Don Williams. His ...

Photo Credit: www.channel24.co.za Songs portray different stories such as love, friendship, family, and more. Mostly, it depicts a tale of someone’s experiences. “Back in My Younger Days” is one of the best songs to recollect memories of the past. It ...

Photo Credit: www.thetimes.co.uk It has been just a year since “The Gentle Giant” of Country music has passed. Nevertheless, his memories will continuously live within us especially his fans and supporters. With this, let’s all give respect and salute as ...

Photo of Don Williams from YouTube via Screengrab The Brilliant Engineer Behind the Song The album of Don Williams “Expressions” represented a major change in his, career. It happened when he added Garth Fundis as a co-producer. Garth had been ...

Don Williams/ mirror.co.uk Perhaps, pure talent, distinct voice, and great music are the best words to describe Don Williams. His work of arts has affected the country music lovers as well as the country artists in so many ways. Some ...

Some boiled crawfish in gumbo anyone? How about a load of music thrill? Well then, your wish is our command. Feast your ears folks as Mr. Jimmy C (stands for Cajun) gives us a medley of excitement with the renowned ...

www.youtube.com The only time we know that something or someone is important is when we lose them. That is why it is important to take good care of them or to never take things for granted because when you lose ...

https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/741bd697-e595-4e47-a97d-688b4b9e0df2 It was dated back to 1978 when the “Tears of the Lonely” was released. And now, it has been four decades since its issue. The song might not be popular to some, but once it hits your eardrums, especially ...

http://www.wyff4.com/article/sc-native-josh-turner-to-headline-anderson-labor-day-event/21562695 Josh Turner is the rising star in the country music scene. His thick, smooth voice has penetrated the country music enthusiasts as well. From his honky-tonk temperament to some of his mellow ballads, indeed, Josh is the new yet ...

https://wikiquicky.com/singer/don-williams-wiki-married-wife-divorced-and-net-worth.html “Lord, I Hope This Day Is Good” is Don Williams’ twelfth number song on the country charts. All in all, the “Gentle Giant” has placed a total of seventeen number one singles on the country charts. A remarkable achievement ...

http://www.brooklynvegan.com/country-star-don-williams-rip/ Speaking of talent and great music, Don Williams can give you all. He is one of the best country artists that we have had. He might not physically with us, but he left music that we could remember him. ...

Billy Ray Cyrus (image from Youtube) Garth Brooks may have been the biggest country music star of the 1990s, but Billy Ray Cyrus became a symbol of Nashville’s new commercial acumen. His trademark blend of country and rock on top ...

http://www.metrolyrics.com/don-williams-overview.html There is only one voice like of the “Gentle Giant” Don Williams. His God-given talent differs him from other country artists and icons. From his choice to his great music, it is undeniably exceptional. The voice that has the soul and ...

https://open.spotify.com/artist/4Ti0EKl2PVEms2NRMVGqNe It was back in 1973 when Don Williams rose to stardom. At that time, he released his very first album entitled “Don Williams Volume One.” It has gained positive response from the audience, especially from the country music obsessives. ...

https://www.allmusic.com/album/currents-mw0000275942 The “Gentle Giant” Don Williams may not be physically with us, but his existence can be felt through his great music. We can still hark back to him by listening to his preserved work of arts. “It’s Who You ...

http://losslessbox.do.am/publ/country/alan_jackson_invitation_only_2010_hdtv_1080i/20-1-0-569 When love strikes you, there’s nothing you can do but to live by it. You smile because you feel something and you’re inspired because of the “love thing.” It is exactly what the song “It Must Be Love” is ...

http://meenatnigeria.com/sad-don-williams-dies-at-78/ The “Gentle Giant” Don Williams will always be a part of the music scene no matter what. His works of art and great music have been engraved in everyone, especially with his strong believers. He might be somewhere else, ...

Nashville Portraits: Don Williams. Photo by Jim McGuireDON’T ARCHIVE: ONLY HAVE RIGHTS TO USE WITH PETER COPPER STORY ON 10/5/2012 Yes, “I Don’t Want To Love You” is Don William’s unrequited single but it’s certainly worth listening to. It’s one ...

www.youtube.com “I Just Come Here for the Music” was written by Doug Gill, John Ramey, and Bobby Taylor for Don Williams’ album, And So It Goes. This was his second to the last album which he released in 2012. Sugar ...

https://www.tori.ng/news/73187/legendary-country-music-singer-don-williams-is-dea.html The “Gentle Giant” Don Williams was considered one of the greatest legends of all time. Also, he was one of the most successful male country artists in the industry. Despite his physical absence, we can still remember and feel ...

https://www.revolvy.com/main/index.php?s=Harmony%20(Don%20Williams%20album) When we were young, we dreamt of fairytales. Like mermaids and unicorns, princess and prince. Almost certainly, a love story of a happy ever after. These were the days we truly miss a lot. With this, listen to the ...

https://www.don-williams.com What is a miracle for you? We always believe that miracles are big gestures from God, something that happens sometimes. However, that is not the case with Don Williams’ song “Miracles.” To find out more about what miracles are, ...

http://www.wirthentertainment.com/don_williams.htm The “Gentle Giant” didn’t only place 17 No.1 singles on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart. He also topped several songs on the country charts and if it’s Top 10 that we’re speaking of, then he definitely has a ...

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-4866672/Country-singer-Don-Williams-dies-aged-78.html From the day Don Williams has started singing, a total of 17 No.1 songs on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart has been documented. Likewise, he has recorded more than 40 singles. The other singles didn’t place on top, ...

http://www.brooklynvegan.com/country-star-don-williams-rip/ For a song to be appreciated, it should have a story and a special content. Also, the melody should be catchy or it can touch one’s heart, but it doesn’t have to be placed at the No.1 spot. Despite ...

Don Williams “The Gentle Giant” It’s the “Gentle Giant” Don Williams” Birthday, Folks. The soulful and the emotional voice of country music. With this, let’s greet him a HAPPY, HAPPY BIRTHDAY! Indeed, we all sure miss him a lot. Don Williams was known ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VT15h_C5yX8 In the entire course of the “Gentle Giant” Don Williams’ career, he has placed a total of 17 No.1 songs on the country charts. All in all, 40 hits have been known worldwide due to his smooth voice and ...

https://countrymusicrocks.net/2015/06/countrymusicrocks-interview-with-mo-pitney.html/ If given a chance, which country artist would you like to meet? Is it Don Williams, Johnny Cash, Dolly Parton or perhaps, Alan Jackson? How about George Strait? There are a bunch of legends and artists that you’d like to meet ...

http://www.cmt.com/news/1786330/country-music-hall-of-fame-member-don-williams-dead-at-age-78/ In 1983, the “Gentle Giant” Don Williams placed many No.1 singles on the country charts. These were “Love Is On A Roll,” “Stay Young,” and of course “Nobody But You,” and many more. But all in all, he has ...