Patsy Cline set the standard for the modern female country singer. She along with Brenda Lee and Skeeter Davis created the country-pop crossover sound in the early 60's. But probably because of her early death, Cline has garnered a more legendary status than the others.
Charlie Rich was known as the "Silver Fox". He won several awards in the early 70's and his songs consistently topped both the country and pop charts. In 1973, he had the number one song in the land. Keep reading and find out more.