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What Top Pages Visited on Hillbilly-Music.com in 2021 Announced
When May 13, 2022
Where Modesto, CA
Released January 1, 2022

Top Pages Visited on Hillbilly-Music.com in 2021 Announced

Modesto, CA — May 13, 2022 — In keeping with a bit of the old time publications that liked to announce the top singers, instrumentalists and bands of a given year, here is our annual version. These lists are based on the number of visitors to a given page indicated in the category.

We appreciate the efforts of fans to salute their favorites in these annual summaries, but we are aware of the attempts to raise the 'scores'.

We look forward in 2022 to continue to document those who have been a part of hillbilly music's storied history. Our work on this site is far from done. That's why we always tell fans - come back every now and then, you never know who may have stopped by and helped us tell their story.

Hillbilly-Music.com is now in its 22nd year!

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Attn: Dave P.O. Box 576245
Modesto, CA 95357-6245

Top Male Artist Pages Visited 2021
1Dusty Owens
2Jimmy Pruett
3Mervin J. Shiner
4Ernest Tubb
5Woody Wooddell
6Chester Smith
7Roy Acuff
8Lew Childre
9Stoney Edwards
10Lonnie Barron
11Johnny Rion
12Bashful Harmonica Joe
13Jerry Byrd
14Rem Wall
15Hawkshaw Hawkins
16Bill Haley
17Curley Myers
18Jimmie Osborne
19Texas Bill Strength
20Okie Jones
21Shorty Long
22Lloyd Ellis
23Slim Mims
24Fred Kirby
25Carl Smith
26Arlie Duff
27Earl Scott
28Joe Schott
29Bill Carter
30Randy Atcher
30Big Slim (The Lone Cowoby)
Top Female Artist Pages Visited 2021
1Rita Faye
2Rita Robbins
3Billie Walker
4Linda Manning
5Molly Bee
6Dianne Leigh
7Betsy Gay
8Beryl Harrell
9Marilyn Orlando
10Myrna Lorrie
11Texas Jean Valli
12Linda Lou Stone
13Nita Lynn
14Abbie Neal
15Nathalie Trow Whiting
16Ruby Falls
17Zelda Scott
18Kathy Dee
19Judy Lynn
20Dixie Harper
21Mary Ann Johnson
22Sunshine Ruby
23Mickie Evans
24Polly Johnson
25Donna Darlene
26Peggy Upton
27Stusia Pennypacker
28Wanda (Linda Lou) Martin
29Lois Pierson
30Jeannie Pierson

Top Group Pages Visited 2021
1Amburgey Sisters
2Sleepy Hollow Gang
3Rice Brothers Gang
4DeZurik Sisters
5Smith Brothers
6Masters Family
7Wagon Wheel Orchestra
8Hot Cops
9Down Homers
10Johnson City High School Orchestra
11Cumberlahnd Ridge Runners
12Miller Brothers
13Hickory Sisters
14Cedar Hill Square Dancers
15Georgia Crackers
16Prairie Ramblers
17Beaver Valley Sweethearts
18Korn Kobblers
19Jimmie and Dick, the Novelty Boys and Cora Deane
20Sagebrush Serenaders
21Rangers Quartet
22Rhythm Ramblers
23Sneed Family
24Blue Seal Pals
25Junior Kentucky Briarhoppers

Top Duo Pages Visited 2021
1Pie Plant Pete & Bashful Harmonica Joe
2Chisholm Brothers
3Milo Twins
4Lulu Belle & Scotty
5Pell Brothers
6Kit and Kay
7Jacoby Brothers
8Blue Sky Boys
9Miccolis Sisters
10Virginia Boys (Doc and Carl)
11Jerry and Sky
12Mac and Bob
13Oklahoma Sweethearts
14Uncle Jack and Mary Lou
15Lonnie and Lottie
16Ray and Kay, The Banjo Kids
17Whitey and Hogan
18Mel and Stan, The Kentucky Twins
19Davis Twins
20Lakeland Sisters
21Mitchell Sisters
22Shelton Brothers
23Saylor Sisters
24Lane Brothers
25Mayse Brothers
25Kessinger Brothers
25Collins Kids (Larry and Lawrencine)

Top Disc Jockey Pages Visited 2021
1Randy Blake
2Don Larkin
3John Lair
4Ken Berryhill
5Rosalie Allen
6Smilin' Eddie Hill
7Carl (The Squeakin' Deacon) Moore
8Don Owens
9Tommy Sutton
10George Menard
11Billy Starr
12Hugh Cherry
13Bob Jennings
14Tracy Pitcox
15Porky Charbonneau
16Joe Hoppel
17Ralph Emery
18Johnny Western
19Chris Lane
20Cousin Louie Buck
21Lee Moore
22Pappy Hal Horton
23Stan Scott
24Nelson Bragg
25Johnny Hicks
25George D. (The Solemn Ole Judge) Hay

Top Program Pages Visited 2021
1Town Hall Party
2WRVA Old Dominion Barn Dance
3WWVA World's Original Jamboree
4Hoffman Hayride (KGO-TV)
5Dream Ranch Jamboree
6Lee Mace's Ozark Opry
7Mail Street Jamboree
8Midwestern Hayride
9WSM Grand Ole Opry
10KWKH Louisiana Hayride
11Hometown Jamboree
12WSB Barn Dance
13Hayloft Frolic
14Renfro Valley Barn Dance
15Hayloft Jamboree
16KRLD Big (D) Jamboree
17WLS National Barn Dance
18WNAX Missouri Valley Barn Dance
19KMA Country School
20Iowa Barn Dance Frolic
21KCUL Cowtown Hoedown
22WDVA Virginia Barn Dance
23WBAM Deep South Jamboree
24Possum Holler Opry
25Rocky Mountain Jamboree
Top Book Pages Visited 2021
1Sing a Sad Song The Life of Hank Williams (By Roger M. Williams (1976))
2Grand Ole Opry (By Willam R. McDaniel and Harold Seligman (1952))
3Country Music
The Encyclopedia (By Melvin Shestack (1974))
4Goldmine Country Western Record & CD Price Guide (By Fred Heggeness (1996))
5Hank Williams The Biography (By Colin Escott with George Merritt and William MacEwen (1994))
6Life of Jimmie Rodgers Jimmie The Kid (By Mike Paris & Chris Comber (1977))
7Louisiana Hayride Years (By Horace Logan with Bill Sloan (1998))
8San Antonio Rose - The Life and Music Of Bob Wills (By Charles R. Townsend (1976))
9Pride - The Charley Pride Story (By Charley Pride with Jim Henderson (1994))
10Man Behind the Scenes - (Pappy) Neal McCormick and Hank Williams (By Juanealya McCormick Sutton (1987))
11Grand Ole Opry (By Jack Hurst (1975))
12A Good Natured Riot - The Birth Of The Grand Ole Opry (By Charles K. Wolfe (1999))
13Encyclopedia of Popular Music (Colin Larkin, Editor in chief (1992))
14Not Just A Sound - The Story of WLW (By Dick Perry (1971))
15Mountaineer Jamboree - Country Music in West Virginia (By Ivan Tribe (1984))
16In Close Harmony - The Story of the Louvin Brothers (By Charles K. Wolfe (1996))
17Fifty (50) Years Down A Country Road (By Ralph Emery with Patsi Bale Cox (2000))
18A Century of Country Music (By Robert K. Oermann (1999))
19Country - The Music and the Musicians (Paul Kingsbury, Alan Axelrod and Susan Costello, Editors (1994))
20Pickin' On Peachtree (By Wayne W. Daniel (1990))
21It's A Long Way From Chester Country (By Eddy Arnold (1969))
22Singing Cowboys And All That Jazz (By William W. Savage, Jr. (1983))
23King Of Western Swing - Bob Wills Remembered (By Rosetta Wills (1998))
24Can't You Hear Me Calling - The Life Of Bill Monroe (By Richard D. Smith (2000))
25For The Record - Sun Records - An Oral History (By By John Floyd, Edited by Dave Marsh (1998))
Top News Pages Visited 2021
1Obituary: Joseph (Little Joe) Tyree - Hearse Driver for Hank Williams from Oak Hill to Montgomery in 1953
2Obituary: Bill (Cousin Carl) Anderson, Long Time Disc Jockey
3George Avak - Fastest Gun Alive, King of the Colt 45 Passes Away at 89
4Country Star Misty Morgan Dies Aged 75
5Wayne W. Daniel, Author of Pickin' On Peachtree, Dead at 92
6Obituary: Inez Hellman; Recorded as country singer Connie Hall
7Ed Bruce, country singer who wrote iconic tune, dies at 81
8Obituary: Hugh X. Lewis
9Johnny Bush, songwriter who penned Willie Nelson's 'Whiskey River,' dead at 85
10Trailblazing country music legend Charley Pride dies at 86
11Charles Lawton Jiles, longtime Upland resident and singer/songwriter, dies at 90
12CMA Announces Dean Dillon, Marty Stuart And Hank Williams Jr. As The Country Music Hall Of Fame Class Of 2020
13Former WBAP Country Cowboy, Bill Mack, Dead at 88
14CMA Announces Ralph Emery, Vince Gill and Mel Tillis as Newest Members of Country Music Hall of Fame
15Country music manager Jack D. Johnson dies
16Kenneth Berryhill passed away peacefully on July 13, 2020 at the age of 90
17The Station Inn's J.T. Gray Has Died At 75
18Steel guitar great Jimmie Crawford, 69, dies
19George McCormick, Opry Musician - Vocalist, Died in Feb 2018
20Iconic Music Industry Leader Connie Bradley Dies
21Molly Bee dies at 69; country singer
22Harold Reid (aka Lester Roadhog Moran), founding member of Statler Brothers, dies at 80
23Ruth A. Williams, of the Miccolis Sisters, 93, Topeka, passed away Friday, November 3, 2017
24Country music legend Charlie Daniels dies at 83
25Jimmy Capps, longtime Opry guitarist and Musicians Hall of Fame member, dies at 81
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