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You remembered: Elvis in Augusta

...guys, one had a car and was old enough to drive. Sat way back in the nose-bleed section and seeing was limited. Brenda Lee was not on the program but they got her there to sing as well. The crowd had been hollering for Elvis way before she...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-18/you-remembered-elvis-augusta
Brenda Lee Turnell

NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Mrs. Brenda Lee Turnell, 68, entered into rest on Sunday, January 18, 2015. Born in Augusta, GA and a lifelong area resident, she was a...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173933330
Augusta bluegrass musician, mentor, Ed Hurt, remembered

...February of 1954.Among the Peach Blossom Special's regular guests was pre-teen and future rock/country legend Brenda Lee.Over the decades, Hurt became the mentor and instructor for many of Augusta's budding musicians, including Doug...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-08/augusta-bluegrass-musician-me
Don Rhodes' new book pictures notable Augustans

...and politicians (Carl Sanders, Jack Connell and Tom Allgood).If you like music, it's got Lady Antebellum and Brenda Lee.There are a lot of people in the book you might not know. (Senor Jose Andonegui or Louisa Mustin) and that's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-03-12/don-rhodes-new-book-p
Ramblin' Rhodes: Daughters keep legends of country, soul music alive

...came to meet Jett in 2009 at party at the Country Music Association's Hall of Fame in Nashville, Tenn., honoring Brenda Lee and launching an exhibit about her life and career.Subsequently, I wrote two columns about Williams' eight years...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-04-02/ramblin-rhodes-daught
Ramblin' Rhodes: Johnson ready to release second CD 'How Bout Tonight'

...for its revolving bar and the major performers it featured, including Billy Joe Royal, Ronnie Dove, B.J. Thomas, Brenda Lee, Jerry Lee Lewis and, for "one week only," Kenny Rogers and his First Edition group.Leonard's Lounge evolved...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-05-14/ramblin-rhodes-johnso
Ramblin' Rhodes: 'Get On Up' puts James Brown back in the spotlight

...stations didn't have divided formats. They played all kinds of music. So I loved James Brown as much I love my friend Brenda Lee, who wrote the forward for this book.It was just a great, great time. I used to go when I was in college ? we used...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-07-29/ramblin-rhodes-get-pu
Ramblin' Rhodes: Malpass Brothers keeping tradition of country alive

...Association's Hall of Fame party to open an exhibit about the life and career of former Augustan and North Augustan Brenda Lee. He couldn't have been nicer. JAKE OWEN AROUND THE CORNER: Don't forget that country star Jake Owen will return...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-08-20/ramblin-rhodes-malpas
Country legend Loretta Lynn back at Bell again

...Lynn singing Fool No. 1.Bradley wanted the song for Brenda Lee, but the Wilburns told Bradley he couldn't have the...contract with Decca being produced by Bradley, and how Brenda Lee got her No. 1 hit single.They also later took Loretta's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-08-19/country-legend-lorett
James Bradley Jr.

...with his family. Survivors include his two sons, James M. Bradley, III (Sissy), William Halen Bradley, Sr. (Brenda Lee); two daughters, Charlotte A. Stone (Joey) and Jamie Renee Chambers (Craig); three brothers, Joe Bradley...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171511654