Jim Reeves Live at the Opry CD
Whether you want to relive cherished Grand Ole Opry memories or experience country musics golden age for the first time, this Jim Reeves collection was assembled with you in mind. Twenty live performances from the Prince Albert Showthe Oprys half-hour NBC network segmentcapture the legendary singer on his way up and demonstrate the talent that later secured his election to the Country Music Hall of Fame. With each note wrapped in velvet, Reevess careful phrasing, precise diction, and seductive baritone will take you back to the Oprys 1950s heyday and put you front and center at Nashvilles historic Ryman Auditorium. From Reevess first hit, Mexican Joe, sung on a 1953 guest appearance, to straight country numbers such as 1957s Yonder Comes a Sucker, to gospel favorites including (Gimme That) Old Time Religion and his trademark country-pop smashes Four Walls and Hell Have to Go, this compilation of previously unreleased music is guaranteed to please music fans across the board.