Aug 19, 2013
The Lunchtime Listen: 'Back in the Saddle Again,' by Gene Autry
Gene Autry and his faithful sidekick, Champion, the World's Wonder Horse, are seen in an undated publicity still.
singing cowboy Gene Booth
The "Singing Cowboy" is a fading archetype of American entertainment that has no equal in any other culture, and could be said to be close to extinction.
The Free Dictionary
Orvon Eugene Autry , better known as Gene Autry , was an American performer who gained fame as The Singing Cowboy on the radio , in movies and on television for more than three decades beginning in the 1930s.
Gene Autry a lovable cowboy
The Singing Cowboy, Gene Autry, is one of the most famous cowboys in the history of entertainment.
KRTH-FM Los Angeles
Did You Know: "Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer" by Gene Autry
Today's 'Tickets @ 2' hit of the day is by "The Singing Cowboy" Gene Autry with "Rudolph The Red Nosed Red-Nosed Reindeer." The story of Rudolph was written in 1939 by Robert L. May, a copywriter for the Montgomery Ward department store cdhain, it was a promotional gift for the store's customers.