Oh Lonesome Me (1958)
Written by Don Gibson


April 3, 1928 – November 17, 2003

 

No Sound Try Here

In 1957, Don Gibson journeyed to Nashville to record "Oh Lonesome Me" and "I Can't Stop Loving You" for for RCA Victor Records. The afternoon session resulted in a double-sided hit on both the country and pop charts.

Released in 1958, the song topped the country chart for eight non-consecutive weeks in addition to reaching No. 7 on the Billboard Hot 100. Its B-side was "I Can't Stop Loving You", which peaked at #7 on the C&W Jockey charts and became a standard song about unrequited love. The vocal backing on both songs were provided by the Jordanaires.
~Source Wikipedia

Donald Eugene "Don" Gibson (April 3, 1928 – November 17, 2003) was an American songwriter and country musician. A Country Music Hall of Fame inductee, Gibson penned such country standards as "Sweet Dreams" and "I Can't Stop Loving You", and enjoyed a string of country hits from 1957 into the early 1970s.
~Source Wikipedia

 

Back to Country/Bluegrass SongsHeavens Gates Home



Disclaimer

Song
Oh Lonesome Me (1958)
©Don Gibson

Lyrics and song are property and copyright of their respective authors, artists and labels.
Lyrics and song provided for educational purposes only.
Please support the artists by purchasing related recordings and merchandise.

BACK TO TOP

Heavens Gates Divisions
Heavens GatesHeavens Gates GospelRemembering The 50s
Love Always, Patsy ClineBack 2 The 50s with ElvisA Lil Country/A Lil Grass

hit counter