After playing his first gigs in Detroit, musician and songwriter Ralph Davis moved to the WSM Grand Ole Opry, where he performed for 40 years.
Part 3 of a biography of Southeast Michigan's country-western radio and stage personality Jimmy Williams.
Jimmy Williams was one of Michigan’s best-known country artists of the 20th century, promoting stars of Nashville on radio and in person during the 1960s.
One of the earliest modern country music entertainers born in Michigan, Jimmy Williams navigated a six-decade career in music.
Since finding out the research Craig and I compiled was going to be published, the most frequent question I've received from people is, “What was the coolest thing you found in your research?”