Country music artist with over thirty-five singles on the Billboard country music charts, including "God Bless the U.S.A."
He grew up on a poultry farm and got his start singing in church.
He recorded "Somebody's Gonna Love You" and "Dixie Road," both of which became #1 hits.
He married Kimberly Payne, who was named Miss Tennessee, USA.
He collaborated with fellow country music star Del Reeves.