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Ramblin Rhodes: Lewis Family mourns its matriarch

...Lewis was telling people that she was sleeping in Conway Twitty's bed. Of course, then I'd explain that The Lewis...bluegrass-gospel group of Lincolnton, Ga., had bought the late Conway Twitty's customized touring bus, and that Mom Lewis was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/21/app_376340.shtml
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Ramblin' Rhodes: Evenings overflowing with music, stories

...letter."Carson's first songwriting success came when Eddy Arnold recorded Somebody Like Me. Other hits included Conway Twitty's The Clown and I See the Want-To in Your Eyes, Johnny Paycheck's Slide Off Your Satin Sheets, Moe Bandy's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-08-04/ramblin-rhodes-evenin
Ramblin' Rhodes: 'Weird kid' McCreery turns out to be an 'American Idol' star

...actually "Conrad Birdie" was based on country superstar Conway Twitty, who also in the 1950s was a young rock-and-roller...threw me for a loop," McCreery said. "I grew up on Conway Twitty and George Jones and Merle Haggard. I work out of Nashville...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-04-21/ramblin-rhodes-weird-
Road Trip: 13th annual Heritage Jubilee, Edgefield

...who will perform at 11 a.m. and 12:15 p.m.; Rick Wade, an Elvis Tribute artist performing as Elvis and Conway Twitty; and Edgefield's own shaggers Jonathan and Bradley Kemp and Ivy Claire Hewitt, who will perform at noon and during...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-09-24/road-trip-13th-annual
Ramblin' Rhodes: Interviews during 2014 touched on numerous topics

...next best thing!" JOHNNY HENSLEY: Of being a teenager and performing with his Red Hots band: "We opened up for Conway Twitty at shows in Athens, Augusta and Columbia when he had the No. 1 song in the country with It's Only Make Believe...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-12-23/ramblin-rhodes-interv
Ramblin' Rhodes: Bates' ?'Me and Conway' ?is worth listen

One of my favorite singers is Jeff Bates whom I've talked with since 1997 about how much he sounds like Conway Twitty.Like Ronnie McDowell who didn't just want to be identified with Elvis Presley, Bates has wanted fans to know that he is a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-03-11/ramblin-rhodes-bates-
Ramblin' Rhodes: Songwriters Hubbard, Crowell headed to Imperial

...like Dead Skunk in the Middle of the Road (Loudon Wainwright III), I Want To Know You Before I Make Love To You (Conway Twitty), Would You Lay With Me In A Field of Stone (David Alan Coe, Tayna Tucker), (My) D-I-V-O-R-C-E...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-02-04/ramblin-rhodes-songwr
Country legend Loretta Lynn back at Bell again

...including with her other well-known duet partner, Conway Twitty, who joined her on such memorable hit singles as Mississippi...duet partner on Decca Records, got pushed aside for Conway Twitty. There is no doubt it did prove to be a wise business...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-08-19/country-legend-lorett
The Way We Were: The Bell Auditorium

...ConwayAs a very young teenager, I remember seeing my very first live rock'n'roll show at the Bell, which featured Conway Twitty before he became a country music star. He let some of us girls come up on the stage after the show to talk to him...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-10/way-we-were-bell-auditorium
Ramblin' Rhodes: Hensley and the Red Hots ready to rock 'n' roll again

...called Shaggin' with his band. The record was played on radio stations throughout the southeast."We opened up for Conway Twitty at shows in Athens, Augusta and Columbia when he had the No. 1 song in the country with It's Only Make Believe...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-07-23/ramblin-rhodes-hensle