It used to be that if you had a pretty good record, you could stop by a station in Little Rock or Atlanta and let the DJ listen to it. No way something like that can happen now.
No one had ever told me that whites were supposed to sing one kind of music and blacks another - I sang what I liked in the only voice I had.
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|18th March, 1938
|Baseball Player, Businessman, Composer, Guitarist, Record Producer, Singer
Charley Frank Pride was born in Sledge, Mississippi. He is an American singer, guitarist, recording artist, performer and business owner. His greatest musical success came in the early- to mid-1970s when he became the best-selling performer for RCA Records since Elvis Presley. In 2010, Pride became a special investor and minority owner of the Texas Rangers Major League Baseball club.
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