Humble Beginnings Gene Watson was born in Palestine, Texas in 1943. He began his music career in the 1960’s performing at local clubs at night while working his day job in an auto body shop. In 1974, he signed with ...

Gene Watson / gene-watson.com Gene Watson was introduced to the country music in the mid-seventies to hold the banner of “real country” rooted from George Jones and Ray Price in the fifties and sixties. His kind of music may have ...

“Farewell Party” is a song by lyricist Lawton Williams. Lawton, originally, made the very first recording of the track in 1960. After a year (1961), Little Jimmy Dickens covered the same tune. Apart from the aforementioned artists, American country musicians Johnny Bush ...