Jimmie Rodgers (country music pioneer, died in 1933)
This is Jimmie Rodgers, the country music pioneer, also known as "the singing brakeman", who died in 1933. Many releases and songs here should be moved to the younger Jimmie Rodgers (pop singer), who was born in 1933.
James Charles "Jimmie" Rodgers (September 8, 1897 – May 26, 1933) was an American country singer in the early 20th century, known most widely for his rhythmic yodeling. Among the first country music superstars and pioneers, Rodgers was also known as "The Singing Brakeman", "The Blue Yodeler", and "The Father of Country Music".