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Tabby West

About The Artist

This native of Kingston Springs, Tennessee was recording for the Coral company back in 1953. She was about five feet three, with light brown hair and brown eyes. She didn't start singing until about four years previous to that (circa 1949?) was something of a hit on her first personal appearance tour that took her from coast to coast. When she got back to Nashville, a fellow by the name of Owen Bradley contacted her and got her under a recording contract with Coral Records. She was also a bit of a sportswoman, said to be quite adept with a gun or rod and reel.

Credits & Sources

  • Cowboy Songs Magazine No. 26; May 1953; American Folk Publications, Inc.; Derby, CT.

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Recordings (78rpm/45rpm)

 
Coral
Rec. No. Side Song Title
  64140 A Our Love Isn't Legal
  64140 B Back Street Affair
  64145 A I Was The Bridesmaid
  64145 B You Gave Me A Hard Way
  64153 A Pretty Little Dedon
  64153 B Cold One Way Street
  64159 A Sea Of Sorrow
  64159 B My Daddy Left My Mommy Again
  64174 A Forbidden Fruit
  64174 B Inchin' Up
 
Decca
Rec. No. Side Song Title
  29518 A I Love You Too Much To Leave You
  29518 B Crew Cut And Baby Blue Eyes
  29698 A They Accused Me
  29698 B Chat-Chat-Chattanooga
  29822 A I Love Everybody
  29822 B Hillbilly Blues
  30332 A Send Someone Like Joe
  30332 B Texas Millionaire


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