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Country Music: Singing Cowboys

An overview of country music resources in the music library and on the web


NOTE: The following list of singing cowboys is neither exhaustive nor definitive. It is designed to provide a small sampling of singing cowboys who have achieved recognition and exerted influence in the country music genre.


Carl T. Sprague
Gene Autry
Sons of the Pioneers
Roy Rogers
Tex Ritter
Jimmy Wakely
Rex Allen
Riders in the Sky


In addition to our many albums by the above and other individual singing cowboys, the Music Library's collection also holds a number of compilation discs containing important tracks by influential acts. A few of those are included in the list of recordings at the right.


Albums and Books

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