Cliff Carlisle

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Birthday
6, 1903
Birthplace
Kentucky
Death Date
Apr 5, 1983 (79)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
6, 1903
Birthplace
Kentucky
Death Date
Apr 5, 1983 (79)

About

American country music singer and yodeler who was a pioneer due to his use of Hawaiian steel guitars.

Before Fame

He started out performing around his hometown with his cousin Lillian and he went on to perform with musician Wilber Ball in the 1920s.

Trivia

The Rooftop Singers recorded a cover of his song, "Tom Cat Blues," in the 1960s.

Family Life

He married when he was young and had a son. His brother Bill was his guitarist after Wilber Ball left in 1964.

Associated With

He recorded with Jimmie Rodgers in 1931.

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