The Country Duo, Carl and Pearl Butler In 1961, Carl and Pearl Butler rose to fame as a husband and wife duo. They worked together until 1980. The pair was one of country music’s successful duos. Their first single to ...

Carl Butler and Pearl | Photo credit: allmusic.com American country musician Penny Jay had her biggest success as a professional songwriter with her penned tune “Don’t Let Me Cross Over.” Released in 1962, the song was made famous by country ...