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Marvin Rainwater's Biography

Marvin Karlton Rainwater (born July 2, 1925), better known as Marvin Rainwater, is an American country and rockabilly singer and songwriter who had several hits during the late 1950s, including "Gonna Find Me a Bluebird" and "Whole Lotta Woman". He is known for wearing Native American-themed outfits on stage and is 25 percent Cherokee.

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  • Marvin Rainwater:' Rockabilly King' died with 'no voice, no money'

      News Source: Sydney Morning Herald | 10 months ago
    Marvin Rainwater was an American country singer known as the Rockabilly King. He became popular in the late 1950s when he had a No 1 hit with Whole Lotta Woman . He was powerfully built with craggy good looks and claimed Cherokee Indian heritage. He
  • Bob Dylan in 1969: His first Rolling Stone interview

      News Source: CNN | 3 years ago
    They say Bob Dylan is the most secretive and elusive person in the entire rock & roll substructure, but after doing this interview, I think it would be closer to the point to say that Dylan, like John Wesley Harding, was "never known to make a
  • Today in History

      News Source: AP Online | 4 years ago
    p>Today's Highlight in History:

    On July 2, 1937, aviator Amelia Earhart and navigator Fred Noonan disappeared over the Pacific Ocean while attempting to make the first round-the-world flight along the equator.

Marvin Rainwater Blogs

  • Country Music, Rockabilly & Hillbilly: RIP Marvin Rainwater /...

      Blog Source: | 10 months ago
    Country and rockabilly music singer and songwriter Marvin Rainwater died on September 17, 2013, at the age of 88 in Aitken, Minnesota. Rainwater wrote the hit "I Gotta Go Get My Baby" and had several hits on his own, including "Gonna
  • Uncle Gil's Rockin' Archives: RIP Marvin Rainwater

      Blog Source: | 10 months ago
    Anonyme a dit… Bonsoir, Gil. I am sitting about 90 miles from where Marvin was born. I first heard him perform in 1954, when he was first making his way. He was very popular in this part of America (Kansas, Oklahoma, Missouri). When I was ...
  • RIP, Marvin Rainwater | The Interlude

      Blog Source: | 10 months ago
    By Dave Daily Interlude. RIP, Marvin Rainwater. Archives. September 2013 · August 2013 · July 2013 · June 2013 · May 2013 · April 2013 · March 2013. Categories. Bonus Interlude (1); Daily Interlude (117);

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