Country singer and rockabilly artist who was the second wife of Willie Nelson. She released the #10 single "Willingly" with Willie.
At age fourteen she got a co-hosting gig for a weekday morning show on a local radio station. She got married for the first time when she was fifteen, but was divorced four years later.
She was offered the role of Pearl Buck on The Beverly Hillbillies, but she decided to tour with Willie Nelson instead.
She was married to Willie Nelson from 1963 to 1971.
Chely Wright is another popular country singer from Missouri.