Susan Raye (born October 8, 1944, Eugene, Oregon) is an American country music singer. She enjoyed great popularity during the early- and mid-1970s and chalked up seven top 10 and nineteen top 40 country hits (see Susan Raye discography), most notably the song "L.A. International Airport", an international crossover pop hit in 1971.
Raye was a protegee of country music singer Buck Owens. Owens and Raye recorded a number of hit albums and singles together, and were one of the most successful country duet acts of the era, in addition to their solo careers.
Raye first began singing with a high school rock group, but after the band called it quits, she auditioned for a local country station. Not only did she begin performing on the radio, she also landed work as a disc jockey, eventually becoming the host of a Portland TV program calledЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Merry Christmas From Buck Owens & Susan Raye [20.09.1971, альбом]
- 16 Greatest Hits [14.10.1999, альбом]
- L.A. International Airport/25 Great Songs [06.05.2011, сборник]