Ollie Imogene "Jean" Shepard was an American honky tonk singer-songwriter who pioneered for women in country music. Shepard released a total of 73 singles to the Hot Country Songs chart, one of which reached the No. 1 spot.
(Written by Beverly Small). Issued on SINGLE F 3727 B. From LP "This Is Jean Shepard" (1959). Recorded 28 December 1956 (Session #4719) – (10.30 – 14.00) – Capitol Recording Studio,1750 N.Vine Street,Hollywood,CA – Jean […]
NASHVILLE — Jean Shepard, “the grand lady of the Grand Ole Opry” who had a long recording career as an influential female in country music, died Sunday, according to an Opry spokeswoman. Shepard was 82. […]