Although the legendary Ray Price has passed away, fans and friends alike will continue to fondly remember him and the impact he made on country music. Fellow crooner Merle Haggard remembers Price as "the first outlaw."
With the passing of the legendary Ray Price, my thoughts go back to when I first heard a Ray Price song. It was at a school dance in 1975, the song came on and this was my chance to slow dance with a girl I had a crush on. I remember holding her and slowly swaying side to side to the silky smooth voice of Ray Price singing "For The Good Times". I became a Price fan for life and these are
Country Music Hall of Famer Ray Price has died. The singer succumbed to complications from pancreatic cancer at his home in Mt. Pleasant, Texas on Monday (Dec. 16), four days after issuing a goodbye letter to his fans and entering home hospice.
Reports of Country Music Hall of Famer Ray Price's death are premature, as the singer's wife shared that he is "still with us" in a message posted a few minutes after 4PM CT on Sunday (Dec. 15).
Country music icon Ray Price is hospitalized after being rushed to the cardiac intensive care unit earlier this week. The 87-year old legendary singer is said to be battling a bacterial infection in his blood line.
Country icon Ray Price, who made headlines earlier this year over a public tiff with Blake Shelton due to comments the latter made about country music's elder statesmen and classic artists, referring to them as "old farts," has been readmitted to the hospital. The singer has been in and out of facilities over the past several weeks.