HAL KEMP - Marion, Alabama
-Voted the "nation's favorite dance band" in 1935
-His orchestra was first to broadcast dance music from England to the U.S.
-Made over 400 recordings for Brunswick, Columbia and RCA Victor
EDDIE KENDRICKS-- Birmingham, Alabama
-One of the original members of the Temptations
-Sang lead on the group's first hit single, "The Way You Do The Things You Do"
BUDDY KILLEN-- Florence, Alabama
-Owner of Tree International, the largest country music publishing company in the world
-Nurtured such musical talents as Exile, Ronnie McDowell, Roger Miller, Dolly Parton, and Dottie West
AL KILLIAN - Birmingham, Alabama
-Trumpet with Teddy Hill, Don Redman, Count Basie, Lionel Hampton, and Duke Ellington
STEVEN KIMBROUGH - Athens, Alabama
-Received the American Opera Auditions Award
-Awards from the Liederkranz and Corbett foundations have furthered his international career
-Starred in German TV musical production
FREDERICK KNIGHT - Birmingham, Alabama
-Classic 1972 hit "I've Been Lonely For So Long"
-Written and produced singles for Anita Ward including "Ring My Bell"
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Achiever Style Instrument Worked With Date Of Birth Date Of Death Place Of Birth Home Kay, Melissa Country Vocals Porter Wagoner Enterprise, AL Keel, Sarah Country, Bluegrass Grant, AL Keith, Leonard Country Fiddle 1922 Mentone, AL Kelly, H. Ann Gospel, R&B Vocals Hues Corporation 4/24/47 Fairchild, AL Kemp, James Harold "Hal" Jazz Sax,Clarionet,Band Leader 3/27/04 Marion, AL Kendricks, Eddie R&B Vocals The Temptations 12/17/39 10/5/92 Union Springs, AL Kennedy, Monroe Jazz Booking Agent Birmingham, AL Key, Jimmy Country Newkeys Music 7/4/27 Cullman, AL Kilgore Trout Rock Group Tuscaloosa, AL Kilgore, Merle Country Vocals, Guitar, Manager Hank Williams, Jr. 1936 Cullman, AL Killen, Buddy Country Publisher, Songwriter Tree Publishing Co. - CEO 11/13/32 Florence, AL Killian, Albert "Al" Jazz Trumpet Count Basie, Duke Ellington 10/15/16 9/5/50 Birmingham, AL Killough, Rock Country Songwriter, Guitar, Vocal Greenville, AL Kimbrell, Henry Jazz Piano Birmingham, AL Kimbrough, Steven Opera Vocals Athens, AL Kimbrough, Will Rock Guitar Will & the Bushmen Mobile, AL Kimmel, Tom Country Guitar, Vocals,Songwriter Nanci Griffith Memphis, TN Monroeville, AL King, Cast Country Pisgah, AL King, Coretta Scott Gospel Vocals Marting Luther King's wife 4/27/27 Marion, AL King, William R&B, Pop Homewood, AL Kirkland, Ray Country, Bluegrass Guitar, Banjo, Vocals Jimmy C. Newman 5/13/41 Dothan, AL Kittrell, Jean Piano 6/27/27 Birmingham, AL Knight, Baker Country, Pop Songwriter Elvis Presley 7/4/33 Birmingham, AL Knight, Fredrick R&B Vocals, Songwriter Anita Ward 8/15/44 Birmingham, AL Knipher, Glenda Faye Country Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin Porter Wagoner AL Kolb, Vera Gospel Vocals Gospel Harmonettes AL
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