Nashville Cats: Millie Kirkham

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September 29, 2012 - Singer Millie Kirkham was featured as a harmony vocalist on many hit songs from the 1950s to the 1980s. Kirkham's strong, clear soprano could be heard on recordings such as Elvis Presley’s “Blue Christmas,” “Bridge over Troubled Water,” “ (You're the) Devil in Disguise,” “Polk Salad Annie,” and many others. She also contributed vocals to recordings by artists such as Ferlin Husky (“Gone”), George Jones (“He Stopped Loving Her Today”), Roy Orbison (“It’s Over”), and countless others. Kirkham often collaborated with the Anita Kerr Singers and the Jordanaires to create the lush vocal arrangements that are a hallmark of the Nashville Sound.

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