Jimmy Yves Newman (August 29, 1927 – June 21, 2014), better known as Jimmy C. Newman (the C stands for Cajun), was an American country music and cajun singer-songwriter and long-time star of the Grand Ole Opry.
He recorded a few unsuccessful sides for J.D. Miller’s Feature label in the 1940s, but Miller persuaded Fred Rose in Nashville, Tennessee to give the young singer an opportunity. In 1953, he was signed to Dot Records and the following year recorded "Cry, Cry Darling", which reached No. 4 on the country chart.
His recording success led the Louisiana Hayride in Shreveport, Louisiana, to hire him as aЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- The Cajun Way [альбом]
- Cry Cry Darling / You Didn't Have to Go [1953, сингл]
- Swamp Country [1982, альбом]
- Cajun Country Classics [1992, сборник]
- Cajun Country Music of a Louisiana Man [17.05.2002, сборник]