Sammi Smith

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Sammi Smith
Sammi Smith in 1970
Background information
Birth name Jewel Faye Smith
Born (1943-08-05)August 5, 1943
Orange County, California, U.S.
Died February 12, 2005(2005-02-12) (aged 61)
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, U.S.
Genres Country, Outlaw Country, Country Pop
Occupations Singer, songwriter
Years active 1968–2005
Labels Columbia Records, Mega Records, Elektra Records, Cyclone Records
Associated acts Waylon Jennings, Willie Nelson, Jessi Colter

Jewel Faye Smith (aka Sammi Smith; August 5, 1943 – February 12, 2005) was an American country music singer and songwriter. She had the 1971 hit single "Help Me Make it Through the Night". Smith had other songs as well.[1]

She was born in Orange County, California. She died in Oklahoma City.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Sammi Smith". CMT. Retrieved Jan. 12, 2015.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)