Michael David Fuller (December 18, 1949 – February 1, 1989), better known under the stage name Blaze Foley, was an American country music singer-songwriter.
Foley was born Michael David Fuller in Malvern, Arkansas, but grew up in Texas. He performed in a gospel band called The Singing Fuller Family with his mother, brother and sisters. After leaving home, he performed in Atlanta, Chicago, Houston, and finally Austin, Texas. He was close friends with Townes Van Zandt.
His song "If I Could Only Fly" became a hit in the interpretation of Merle Haggard. His song "Election Day" was covered by Lyle Lovett on his 2003 album My Baby Don't Tolerate and his song "Clay Pigeons" was covered by John Prine on his Grammy Award winning 2005 album Fair and Square. Joe Nichols paid tribute to "If I Could Only Fly" by recording it for his album Real Things released in 2007.
In 1989, Foley wasЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Live at the Austin Outhouse [1999, альбом]
- Wanted More Dead Than Alive [13.03.2007, альбом]
- Duct Tape Messiah (OST) [2011, саундтрек]
- Blaze Foley [2012, альбом]
- Oval Room [11.04.2005, сборник]
- The Dawg Years [06.07.2010, сборник]
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