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This one is going to be hard because its an old country song that my dad has been telling me about. I've never herd it myself. I only know some parts of it. It's a male singer. I'm guessing from the 60s to the 70s. He sings about a bunch of  other artists making it in the country hall of fame. He name's off a lot of artists I guess.
I'm sorry I don't have a whole lost of info on it. I can't find anything anywhere online about it.
   Thank you for any help you can give me

Hi Brian!  I'm not sure if this is the song you're looking for or not because the time frame isn't right, BUT maybe your dad is thinking of George Jones's "Who's Gonna Fill Their Shoes"?  I've included a link to the song and the lyrics for you below.  Hope this helps!

Artist:  George Jones
Song Title:  "Who's Gonna Fill Their Shoes"

You know this old world is full of singers
But just a few are chosen
To tear your heart out when they sing
Imagine life without them
All your, radio heroes
Like the outlaw that walks through Jesse's dream

No, there will never be another
Red-headed stranger
A Man in Black and Folsom Prison Blues
The Okie from Muskogee
Or Hello Darling
Lord I wonder, who's gonna fill their shoes

Who's gonna fill their shoes
Who's gonna stand that tall
Who's gonna play the Opry
And the Wabash Cannonball
Who's gonna give their heart and soul
To get to me and you
Lord I wonder, who's gonna fill their shoes

God bless the boys from Memphis
Blue Suede Shoes and Elvis
Much too soon he left this world in tears
They tore up the Fifties
Old Jerry Lee and Charlie
And old Go Cat Go still echoes through the years

You know the heart of country music
Still beats in Luke the Drifter
You can tell when hew sings I Saw the Light
Old Marty, Hank and Lefty
Why I can feel them right here with me
On this Silver Eagle rolling through the night

(Repeat chorus)

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I can answer just about any question about lyrics or the artists who recorded the songs--80s and 90s country especially. I don't watch many new videos, but the older the video question, the more likely I am to be able to answer it.


I've been a country music fan for all of my 20+ years! I somehow have a knack for being able to remember all the words to all the songs (and who sang them for the most part) even though I can't carry a tune to save my life!

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