Tillman, Floyd

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Country performer and songwriter. Born December 8, 1914. Died August 22, 2003. Career most active 1930s-1940s. Recognized for his jazzy, half-speaking singing style. Recorded solo for Decca and Columbia. Songwriting credits include "Slippin' Around," "It Makes No Difference Now," "Each Night at Nine," and "I Love You So Much It Hurts." Member, Country Music Hall of Fame.

From the description of Oral history interview with Floyd Tillman; 1986 October 13; interview conducted by John W. Rumble. 1986 Oct. 13. (Country Music Foundation, Library & Media Center). WorldCat record id: 232361995

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referencedIn Biography -- Tillman, Floyd. Daughters of the Republic of Texas Library
referencedIn Southern Folklife Collection Artist Name File, 1940-2005 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Folklife Collection.
creatorOf Tillman, Floyd;. Oral history interview with Floyd Tillman; 1986 October 13; interview conducted by John W. Rumble. Country Music Foundation, Library & Media Center
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Birth 1914-12-08

Death 2003-08-22

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