Lonzo and Oscar were an American country music duo founded in originally consisting of Lloyd George — as "Lonzo" and Rollin "Oscar" Sullivan —best known for being the first to perform the song " I'm My Own Grandpa Style - DJ LEmbrouille - Melenick Session 019. George departed inand Lonzo was later portrayed by Johnny Sullivan —  from to and by David Hooten from towhen the band retired with some final shows performed by Sullivan and first Cleo C.
Hogan, then Billy Henson, the latter of which eventually bought the rights to the name. The recording studio and the record label were called "Nugget". Melba Montgomery's first recordings were released on Nugget Records in the late s through the early s.
Harlan Howard recorded an album with Nugget Records. InAustin operated a cafeteria and Myrtle worked You Wont Do It No More - Lonzo & Oscar - The Very Best Of Lonzo & Oscar a cotton mill.
Aboutthey moved to the mill village in Haleyville, Alabama, where better jobs were available, and where Lloyd went to school. He ordered a cheap guitar from Sears and Roebuck and always loved music. George had a local group called the Rhythm Rascals, and he also played with Sonny We Dont Talk Anymore (Lash Remix) - Various - Essential Hits 136 You Wont Do It No More - Lonzo & Oscar - The Very Best Of Lonzo & Oscar and his family, as well as gospel singer Jake Hess.
He graduated from Haleyville Richard And I - Peter Daltrey - English Roses School in Rollin Sullivan was born in Edmonton, Kentucky, one in a family of ten.
Rollin born January 9, and brother Johnny Sullivan born July 7, toured together in the s; they were also in a local group known as the Kentucky Ramblers.
Johnny was in the military at the time. Rollin was injured but recovered. Bythe Sullivan brothers joined George with Arnold's show.
George was Cicero and Rollin was Oscar. One evening the troupe stopped at a hotel. Arnold then changed Cicero to Lonzo. They recorded their first songs on May 18,which were released in August. Sullivan still recorded for Arnold throughoutbut at the end of the year, Arnold let Lonzo and Oscar go.
Their best selling song was released in It sold over four million copies. Inthe team switched record companies, finding their home with Capitol Records. Their first recording date with Capitol was August 21, ; however, George recorded his first songs as Ken Marvin on Capitol two days before he recorded with Rollin as Lonzo and Oscar. They recorded ten songs for Capitol. By the end of JanuaryLloyd left the group to solo as Ken Marvin.
George asked Rollin if he could quit, and told him "sometime in my life, I am gonna try to go solo. It's something that I've always wanted to do. Johnny Sullivan then took on the role. Rollin produced the duo from this point on. They went to Decca Records and released 29 singles. Inthe group scored another hit with "Country Music Time". In the duo's third incarnation, Lonzo and Oscar made a brief comeback in the s when they recorded the album Traces of Life.
A departure from their earlier comedy material, the album consisted primarily of sentimental and religious songs. The title track, a middle-aged 混ざる (Mazaru) - Kazuya Matsumoto - Mizu No Katachi tribute to home and people who now deceased made a difference during his formative years, reached No. Following his departure from the duo, George continued performing under the stage name Ken Marvin.
In the s, he changed his stage name from Ken Marvin back to Lloyd George, where he released songs on Imperial Records. His best known song is "Uh-Huh Honey", which nearly became a hit. After George stopped making records later in his life, he booked shows for Bill Monroe. He married Clyda Ogletree, a singer in a trio January 15, —June 6, George died October 16, From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This article includes a list of referencesbut its sources remain unclear because it has insufficient inline citations.
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