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Slim Dusty

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David Gordon Kirkpatrick, known professionally as Slim Dusty AO, MBE (13 June 1927 - 19 September 2003) was an Australian country music singer-songwriter and producer, with a career spanning nearly seven decades. He was known to record songs in the legacy of Australian poets Henry Lawson and Banjo Paterson that represented the Australian Bush Lifestyle, and also for his many trucking songs. Dusty was the first Australian to have a No. 1 Hit song with Gordon Parsons ("A Pub with No Beer"). He received an unequalled 37 Golden Guitar and two ARIA awards and was inducted into the ARIA Hall of Fame and the Country Music Roll of Renown. At the time of his death at the age of 76, Dusty had been working on his 106th album for EMI Records. In 2007, his domestic record sales in Australia surpassed seven million. Early life and career: David Gordon Kirkpatrick was born on 13 June 1927 in Kempsey, New South Wales, the son of a cattle farmer. Kirkpatrick adopted the stage name "Slim Dusty" in...

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Discography

  • Henry Lawson & Banjo Patterson
  • Regal Zonophone Collection (disc 2)
  • Pubs, Trucks & Plains, 2007
  • Regal Zonophone Collection (disc 1)
  • Spirit of Australia
  • King Of Kalgoorlie
  • Slim Dusty Sings Stan Coster
  • Who's Riding Old Harlequin Now?, 1982
  • Makin' a Mile
  • Songs of Australia, 2013
  • Beer Drinking Songs of Australia
  • Side by Side, 2002
  • Slim Dusty Movie, 1984
  • Sittin' on 80, 2009
  • I've Been There (And Back Again)
  • Songs From Down Under, 1976
  • Glory Bound Train
  • Australian Bush Ballads, 2005
  • Down The Dusty Road, 2001
  • Country Living, 1987
  • Regal Zonophone Collection, 2005
  • Country Way Of Life, 2003
  • Song of Australia, 1998
  • Neon City, 1987
  • I'll Take Mine Country Style, 2006
  • Cattlemen from the High Plains, 1988
  • Rarities
  • Heritage Album
  • The Men From Nulla Nulla, 2001
  • On the Move, 1977
  • Lights On The Hill, 1975
  • The Very Best of Slim Dusty, 1998
  • Give Me the Road, 1996
  • West of Winton, 2001
  • The Man Who Is Australia, 2000
  • A Time to Remember
  • Dinki-Di Aussies, 1996
  • 91 Over 50, 1996
  • Dusty Tracks
  • No.50 The Golden Anniversary Album, 1981
  • Country Livin', 1987
  • Land of Lots of Time, 1998
  • Travelling Country Man, 1977
  • Singer From Down Under, 2004
  • Coming Home
  • Looking Forward Looking Back
  • Australia Is His Name, 1985
  • Australiana, 1996
  • A Piece of Australia
  • Two Singers - One Song
  • Travelling Guitar

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