Oh Lonesome Me ©Don Gibson 1958

Oh Lonesome Me (1958)
Written by Don Gibson

April 3, 1928 – November 17, 2003


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.
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