Country music singer Jeanette Hicks died November 23, 2011, at her daughter's home. She was 78. Hicks, born in 1933, was a member of the Louisiana Hayride in the 1950s and recorded for such labels as Starday and Columbia. Her early recordings included duets with a young George Jones. She was originally from Texarkana, Texas, and also lived there at the time of her death. She was a member of the Louisiana Hayride Hall of Fame.
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Welcome to Mellow's Log Cabin. This blog's purpose is to supply information on a diversity of American southern music - ranging from country, blues, old-time and folk to R&B, rock'n'roll and rockabilly. I regularly present my research results about artists, labels, shows and also give guest writers a chance to publish their texts here on occasion.