Lynn Anderson

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Lynn Anderson
Lynn Anderson on stage April 2011.jpg
Lynn Anderson in concert - April 2011
Background information
Birth nameLynn Rene Anderson
Also known asThe Great Lady of Country Music
Born(1947-09-26)September 26, 1947
Grand Forks, North Dakota. United States
DiedJuly 30, 2015(2015-07-30) (aged 67)
Nashville, Tennessee, United States
GenresCountry pop
Occupation(s)Singer, equestrian
InstrumentsVocals
Years active1966–2015
LabelsChart
Columbia
Permian
MCA
Mercury
Associated actsLiz Anderson, Glenn Sutton, Mentor Williams, Jerry Lane, Ed Bruce, Gary Morris
WebsiteThe Lynn Anderson Show

Lynn Anderson (September 26, 1947 – July 30, 2015) was an American country musician. She sang many hit songs in the 1970s and 1980s. She began in 1966 at age nineteen. Her first major hit was "If I Kiss You (Will You Go Away)".[1] Other hit songs were "Promises, Promises", "Rose Garden" and "No Another Time".

Anderson was born in Grand Forks, North Dakota. She died on July 30, 2015 after suffering a heart attack at her Nashville, Tennessee home, aged 67.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Lynn Anderson". All Music. Retrieved Jan 23, 2015.
  2. "'Rose Garden' singer Lynn Anderson dies at 67". The Tennessean. 31 July 2015. Retrieved 1 August 2015.