Down-Home Philosophy And Advice From Country's Biggest Stars

This appeared in Talkin' Country


"Don't let 'name tags' bother you or make any difference in your work. People have called me 'the glitterbilly kid' because of my clothes and hair. But basically, I'm just a hillbilly singer in rhinestones. 'Cash with flash,' I think somebody wrote once."

"The four things a hillbilly singer needs are a Cadillac, a Nudie cowboy suit, the right hairdo, and a pair of pointy-toed boots."

Taking A Stand:

"It's good when people recognize you, but it's better when they recognize that you stand for something."

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