- BitsBlog - http://bitsblog.theconservativereader.com -

Country Star Porter Wagoner, Age 80, RIP

porter.jpg [1] The New York Times [2] Porter Wagoner, a country singer who mixed rhinestone suits, a towering pompadour and cornball jokes with direct, simple songs over a career best known for his partnership with Dolly Parton [3], died last night in Nashville. He was 80.

Sorry to see him go. Here’s a Bio [4]of the man. I’ll have a beer in his honor, tonight. A Porter, of course.