Kentucky Waltz

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"Kentucky Waltz" is a 1946 song written and performed by Bill Monroe. The song was Bill Monroe's most successful release on the Country & Western charts peaking at number three.[1]

Cover versions[edit]

  • In 1951 Eddy Arnold recorded his version of the song which reached number one on the Country & Western Best Seller charts.[2]
  • Rosemary Clooney's version made the Cashbox pop chart.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 235. 
  2. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 30. 

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Preceded by
"The Rhumba Boogie" by Hank Snow
Best Selling Folk (Country & Western) Records
number one single by Eddy Arnold

May 19, 1951
Succeeded by
"I Want to Be with You Always" by Lefty Frizzell