Personalities | Little Jimmy Dickens | War Years | Country

(Vocals, b. 1920)

West Virginia-born James Cecil Dickens was a long-time fixture on the Grand Ole Opry and is best known for the novelty hits he released in the late 1940s and early 1950s, including ‘Sleepin’ At The Foot Of The Bed’, ‘I’m Little But I’m Loud’ and ‘Take An Old Cold Tater And Wait’. Dickens was inducted into the Country Music Hall Of Fame in 1983.

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Source: The Definitive Illustrated Encyclopedia of Country Music, consultant editor Bob Allen


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