Stewart, Redd

Alternative names
Dates:
Birth 1921-05-27
Death 2003-08-04
Americans

Biographical notes:

Country performer. Born May 27, 1921. Died August 4, 2003. Singer, songwriter, and fiddle player. Full name: Henry Redd Stewart. Career most active late 1930s-1950s. Longtime member of Pee Wee King's Golden West Cowboys. Successful songwriter, his credits include the classic "Tennessee Waltz," co-written with Pee Wee King, and "Soldier's Last Letter" (recorded by Ernest Tubb, 1944).

From the description of Oral history interview with Redd Stewart; 1995 September 14; interview conducted by John W. Rumble. 1995 Sept. 14. (Country Music Foundation, Library & Media Center). WorldCat record id: 232361989

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Subjects:

  • Country musicians--Biography
  • Composers--Biography
  • Country musicians--Interviews
  • Composers--Interviews
  • Country music--History

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  • United States (as recorded)