|Genres:||Christian & Gospel Country & Bluegrass Holiday & Seasonal R&B / Soul|
|Tags:||country female vocalists 70s classic country 60s|
|Decades:||1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s|
|Links:||Lyrics VIAF Wikipedia|
Lynn Rene Anderson, 26 September 1947, Grand Forks, North Dakota, USA. Anderson, the daughter of country songwriters Casey and Liz Anderson, was raised in California. She started performing at the age of six, but her first successes were in horse shows. Her quarter horses amassed 700 trophies and she won major awards as a rider at shows all over California. In 1966, recording for the small Chart label, she had a US country entry with a song written by her mother, Ride, Ride, Ride, and then made the Top 10 with If I Kiss You (Will You Go Away), Promises, Promises, No Another Time, and Thats A No No. She also enjoyed a Top 30 hit duetting with her mother on Mother, May I.
Anderson secured a residency on The Lawrence Welk Show, and in 1968 married songwriter Glenn Sutton, who then produced her records. In 1970, she began recording for Columbia Records and for the next...