Saturday, 09 September 2017 10:54

Don Williams: Requiem For A Gentle Giant


Last year, following a powerful run of Top Ten and # 1 singles that began in 1974 and didn't end until the 90's, Don Williams, who died at 78 on Friday after a brief illness, announced his retirement last year, the year of his Country Music Hall of Fame induction.  After a period of inactivity, Williams had resumed his recording career for the Sugar Hill label in 2012, working with longtime co-producer Garth Fundis, retaining the trademark Williams sound of his glory years.  He recorded two albums for them.

Published in Get Rhythm