Kitty Wells (* 30. August 1919 als Ellen Muriel Deason in Nashville, Tennessee; † 16. Juli 2012 ebenda) war eine US-amerikanische Country-Sängerin. Die „Queen of Country Music“ wurde 1952 mit dem Song It Wasn’t God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels bekannt. Sie gilt als erster weiblicher Superstar der Countrymusik.
Kitty Wells died on July 16, 2012, in Madison, Tennessee, from complications of a stroke. She was 92. She is buried at Spring Hill Cemetery in Nashville, alongside her husband. Achievements and honors. First solo female country artist to have a number 1 record on the charts; First female country artist to sell one million records
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16. Juli 2012 · Pioneering female country singer Kitty Wells died today at her home in Madison, Tennessee, due to complications from a stroke, her grandson John Sturdivant Jr. told the New York Times. She was 92.
12. Juni 2010 · 7.4M views 12 years ago. Miss Kitty Wells sings her big 1952 #1 hit 'It Wasn't God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels' at the Grand Ole Opry. The songwriter was Jimmy D. Miller. Show more. Miss Kitty ...
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Ellen Muriel Deason, known professionally as Kitty Wells, was an American pioneering female country music singer. She broke down a barrier to women in country music with her 1952 hit recording "It...