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Remembering Charlie Rich.

Country singer Charlie Rich. He died, earlier this week, of a blood clot in his lung. Known as the "Silver Fox," (because of his premature gray hair) Rich got his start working with the Sun record label in the late 50s, writing tunes for Jerry Lee Lewis, Roy Orbison, and Johnny Cash. From there he began making records himself. In the 70s he reached his commercial peak with his country hits, "The Most Beautiful Girl," and "Behind Closed Doors." (REBROADCAST FROM 9/3/92).


Other segments from the episode on July 28, 1995

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, July 28, 1995: Obituary for Charlie Rich; Interview with Marshall Crenshaw; Interview with Ed Harris; Review of the film "Waterworld."


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