Jimmie Williams was a native of Ohio and found himself entertaining
fans in the Hio, Indiana and Kentucky area. He started his musical
career over radio station WZIP in Covington, Kentucky.
Later, he was appearing both as a disc jockey and entertainer over
WMOH in Hamilton, Ohio. He did two shows a day with the station while there.
One, was "The Jimmie Wiliams Show" and the other was the "RFD Ramble", playing
listener requests and spinning the hit records of the day.
By 1957, he was working with WNOP in Newport, Kentucky.
Credits & Sources
- Cowboy Songs; No. 52; June 1957;
American Folk Publications, Inc.; Derby, CT