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Bill Monroe

Bill Monroe has been played on NTS in shows including Country Hayride, featured first on 17 June 2018. Songs played include Letter From My Darling, Christmas Time's A-Comin' and I'll Meet You In Church Sunday Morning.

Bill Monroe (September 13, 1911 – September 9, 1996) developed the style of country music known as bluegrass, which takes its name from his band, the "Blue Grass Boys," named for his home state of Kentucky. Monroe's performing career spanned 60 years as a singer, instrumentalist, composer and bandleader. He is often referred to as "the father of bluegrass."

In the rock (and roll) community, Bill Monroe may be…

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MOST PLAYED TRACKS
Letter From My Darling
Bill Monroe
Bear Family Records1989
Letter From My Darling
Bill MonroeBear Family Records1989
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Christmas Time's A-Comin'
Bill Monroe
Bluegrass Special1976
Christmas Time's A-Comin'
Bill MonroeBluegrass Special1976
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I'll Meet You In Church Sunday Morning
Bill Monroe
Decca1951
I'll Meet You In Church Sunday Morning
Bill MonroeDecca1951
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Summertime Is Past And Gone
Bill Monroe
Bear Family Records2002
Summertime Is Past And Gone
Bill MonroeBear Family Records2002
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Come Back To Me In My Dreams
Bill Monroe
Catfish Records2001
Come Back To Me In My Dreams
Bill MonroeCatfish Records2001
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