O.B. McClinton

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    I Wish It Would RainO.B. McClinton
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    Don't Let the Green Grass Fool YouO.B. McClinton
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    Family TraditionO.B. McClinton
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    I'm Just an Old Chunk of CoalO.B. McClinton
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    Don't Trust a Cowboy When the Lights Are LowO.B. McClinton

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        b. Obie Burnett McClinton, 25 April 1940, Senatobia, Mississippi, USA, d. 23 September 1987. The son of a Baptist preacher, McClinton was dissuaded from listening to R&B, but took solace in country music. Having worked for a time as a disc jockey at radio station WDIA in Memphis, he forged a career as a songwriter, penning country-soul ballads for Otis Redding (GÇÿKeep Your Arms Around MeGÇÖ), before finding the ideal foil in James Carr. Two of McClintonGÇÖs compositions, GÇÿYou... Read more

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