2-CD with 44-page booklet, 60 tracks. Playing time approx. 150 mns.
The Davis Sisters were one of the great tragic stories in country music. Skeeter Penick and Betty Jack Davis harmonized beautifully and scored a nationwide smash in 1953 with
I Forgot More Than You'll Ever Know. Shortly after, Betty Jack was killed. The complete story of the girls' early recordings for Fortune (Jealous Love, Sorrow And Pain, etc.) is here together with all of their RCA recordings, including the recordings that Skeeter made with Betty Jack's sister after Betty Jack's death. Unissued acetates from Skeeter's collection round out this set. In total, 60 sides, including Rock A Bye Boogie, Sorrow And Pain, Takin' Time Out For Tears, Foggy Mountain Top, Tomorrow's Just Another Day To Cry, andIt Wasn't God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels.