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. 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; First woman to headline a major tour
12. Juni 2010 · 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.Lyric:As I si...
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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.
26. Aug. 2023 · Kitty Wells, original name Muriel Ellen Deason, (born August 30, 1919, Nashville, Tennessee, U.S.—died July 16, 2012, Madison, Tennessee), American country music singer and songwriter who was the first female star of the genre. Deason sang gospel music in church as a child.
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17. Juli 2012 · Kitty Wells, who has died aged 92, made a place for the female country singer in the postwar era, opening doors through which would follow Loretta Lynn, Tammy Wynette, Dolly Parton and many other...