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Connie Smith

Connie Smith

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Jacki talks with country music singer Connie Smith. Smith's first album in 20 years is being released in October. ("Connie Smith" Warner Brothers/Nashville, 1998). Beginning in 1964 rode a wave of successful country hits. She had five top-ten albums, 12 top 20 albums, and 48 Billboard chart singles. Then she stopped recording to order to devote time to her family and religion. (10:00) (S



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