Winford Lindsey Stewart (June 7, 1934 – July 17, 1985), better known as Wynn Stewart, was an American country music performer. He was one of the progenitors of the Bakersfield sound. Although not a huge chart success, he was an inspiration to such greats as Buck Owens and Merle Haggard.
Wynn Stewart was born in Morrisville, Missouri in 1934, during the Depression. He spent most of his childhood moving around the country with his sharecropping family. After World War II, Stewart spent a year working at KWTO in Springfield, Missouri. In 1948, he moved to California with his family. Stewart originally wanted to become a professional baseball player, but suffered from a hand disease and was also too short to play professional baseball. In high school Stewart formed a band that played at clubs around California. He soon met steel guitaristЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Uncle Tom Got Caught / Wishful Thinking [11.1959, сингл]
- Big Big Love / One More Memory [11.1961, сингл]
- Wynn Stewart [1962, альбом]
- Come on: Gonna Shake This Shack Tonight [22.11.2011, альбом]
- Very Best of: 1958-1962 [сборник]
- Wishful Thinking [22.08.2000, сборник]