Personalities | T. Texas Tyler | War Years | Country

(Vocals, 1916–72)

Born David Luke Myrick, in Mena, Texas, Tyler first rose to prominence as a member of the Louisiana Hayride and later recorded a string of sentimental hits, including ‘Filipino Baby’ (1946), ‘Deck Of Cards’ (1948), ‘My Bucket’s Got A Hole In It’ (1949) and ‘Bummin’ Around’ (1953).

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


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