Don Williams

Don Williams
1939 - 2017

Don Williams  American Singer


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Don Williams was previously married to Joy Bucher (1960 - 2017).


Don Williams is a member of the following lists: Columbia Records artists, MCA Records artists and American male singers.


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Married1 57 years, 5 months - -
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First Name Donald
Middle Name Ray
Last Name Williams
Full Name at Birth Donald Ray Williams
Alternative Name The Gentle Giant of Country Music, Don Williams, Donald Ray Williams, Donald Williams, Gentle Giant
Age 78 (age at death) years
Birthday 27th May, 1939
Birthplace Floydada, Texas, USA
Died 8th September, 2017
Place of Death Mobile, Alabama, USA
Cause of Death (emphysema)
Height 6' 1" (185 cm)
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Nationality American
Occupation Text Singer-songwriter, musician
Occupation Singer
Music Genre (Text) Country, Country Rock, Pop, Country Pop
Music Genre Country
Year(s) Active 1971–2010, 1964–2006, 2010–present, 1964–2006, 2010–2016
Music Style Country-Pop, Traditional Country
Music Mood Amiable/Good-Natured, Laid-Back/Mellow, Poignant, Gentle, Romantic, Reflective, Relaxed, Intimate, Elegant, Sophisticated, Sentimental, Refined/Mannered, Sweet
Instrument Guitar, Vocals
Instrument (text) Vocals, Guitar, Piano, Bass
Record Label Columbia, DOT, ABC, MCA, Capitol, RCA, Giant, Koch, American Harvest, Compendia, Sugar Hill Records, JMI Records, Vanguard
Associated Acts Keith Urban, Bob McDill, Dave Pomeroy, Biff Watson, Kenneth Blevins, Terri Hollowell
Official Websites,,

Donald Ray Williams (May 27, 1939 – September 8, 2017) was an American country singer, songwriter, and 2010 inductee to the Country Music Hall of Fame. He began his solo career in 1971, singing popular ballads and amassing 17 number one country hits. His straightforward yet smooth bass-baritone voice, soft tones, and imposing build earned him the nickname: "Gentle Giant" . In 1975 Don Williams Starred in a movie with Burt Reynolds and Jerry Reed called W.W and the Dixie Dance Kings.

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The Dukes of Hazzard: Reunion!1997The Balladeer (voice)TV Movie
Likely Stories, Vol. 31983The PresidentTV Show
W.W. and the Dixie Dancekings1975LeroyMovie


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Mary MatlaaMar 30, 2013

I like your music Don Williams from the inner part of my heart Your my best frienf Mary

DonnaFeb 16, 2013

You're my best friend...and I listened to the Radio, and the cassettes until I wore them out commuting back and forth on many long journeys!
Just bought a CD the other day to replace some of the "oldies" that I've loved so long!

rushwayne tayawaFeb 7, 2013

i believe in u don williams

youngwyoungwNov 12, 2012

i believe in you is one of my favorite,i love your music its inspiring

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