Who is Kris Kristofferson? Kris Kristofferson had a slow start in his career. His big break came when in 1971, Janis Joplin’s version of his song “Me and Bobby McGee” reached the top of the charts. Before this breakthrough, country ...

The Second of Five No. 1 Hits With a variety of influences, Razzy Bailey grew up melding different styles of strong country music as the base of his music. Razzy’s soul sensible was underscored even in the name of his ...

Bobby Bare and the Song that Got a Way Like Johnny Cash, Bobby Bare was one of the people who truly believed in Kris Kristofferson. As a proof, in 1971, Bobby made two of the songs written by Kristofferson into the ...

Kris Kristofferson |Photo Credits: legacyrecordings.com About the Song A country music ballad originally released in 1970, “Help Me Make It Through The Night” was penned and first recorded by Kris Kristofferson in 1969. He composed the song and released it the ...

After the success of “Help Me Make It Through the Night,” Smith followed it with “Then You Walk In.” The song hit the top ten of Billboard Country Charts in 1971. The song remained there for 14 weeks in the ...