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Collin Raye

Collin Raye
Born: Aug 22, 1959 in De Queen, AR
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Genre: Country
Biography: Contemporary country star Collin Raye burned up the sales charts in the '90s, thanks to a blend of country-rock and smooth balladry, and a willingness to record socially conscious material in between the dance and romance tunes. Raye was actually born Floyd Collin Wray in DeQueen, AR, in 1959, and his ...Read full biography
Extremes
Released: 1994
Label: EPIC/NASHVILLE
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Tired of the balladeer image "Love, Me" and "In This Life" had tagged him with, Raye set out to show that he was made of stronger material. The first single, the rollicking "That's My Story," was a Lee ...Read full review
I Think About You
Released: 1995
Label: Sbme Special Mkts.
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After attempting a somewhat rougher approach with Extremes, Collin Raye returned to his smooth ballad stylings on I Think About You. Though he still sings the occasional honky tonk raver, the high points ...Read full review
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