This two-fer captures Rodgers at the height of his popularity performing the music that he and his audience loved the best. Although the North American folk music boom was still a few years away, without a doubt Rodgers played an integral part in introducing the genre to a pop audience
It's hard to call Jimmie F. Rodgers (no relation to country great Jimmie Rodgers) a rock & roller, exactly, but much of the rock audience listened to him and bought his records during his late-'50s prime. With his high, sweet voice; acoustic guitar; updates of traditional folk songs; brisk tempos; and muted rock-influenced arrangements, he was a distant forefather of folk-rock. Jimmie Rodgers, Hugo Paretti And His Orchestra. Sings Folk Songs (Original Album Plus Bonus Tracks 1959).
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James Frederick Rodgers (born September 18, 1933 in Camas, Washington) is an American singer. Rodgers had a brief run of mainstream popularity in the 1950s and 1960s with a string of crossover singles that ranked highly on the Billboard Pop Singles, Hot Country and Western Sides and Hot Rhythm and Blues Sides charts; in the 1960s, Rodgers had more modest successes with adult contemporary music.
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|A4||Lassie O' Mine||2:37|
|B1||Soldier, Won't You Marry Me||2:27|
|B3||The Fox And The Goose||3:00|
|B4||Black Is The Color||2:45|
|B5||Froggy Went A-Courtin'||4:25|
|B6||Gotta' Lotta' Tunes In My Guitar||1:59|
- Record Company – E.M.I. Records Limited
- Producer – Hugo & Luigi
- Vocals, Guitar – Jimmie Rodgers
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|R-25042||Jimmie Rodgers With Hugo Peretti And His Orchestra*||Jimmie Rodgers With Hugo Peretti And His Orchestra* - Jimmie Rodgers Sings Folk Songs (LP, Mono, Dyn)||Roulette||R-25042||US||1958|
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|200 725 241||Jimmie Rodgers With Hugo Peretti And His Orchestra*||Jimmie Rodgers With Hugo Peretti And His Orchestra* - Jimmie Rodgers Sings Folk Songs (LP, Album)||Roulette||200 725 241||Germany||1958|