Top Red Simpson Albums
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American Portraits
American Portraits
[2020]
Capitol Collectors Series
Capitol Collectors Series
[2013]
Truckers' Christmas
Truckers' Christmas
[2011]
Gusto's Top Hits: Hello I'm a Truck - EP
Gusto's Top Hits: Hello I'm a Truck - EP
[2008]
Red Simpson: Studio 102 Essentials
Red Simpson: Studio 102 Essentials
[2008]
Hello, I'm a Truck
Hello, I'm a Truck
[2005]
Roll, Truck, Roll
Roll, Truck, Roll
[2004]
Truck Drivin' Fool
Truck Drivin' Fool
[1967]
The Man Behind the Badge
The Man Behind the Badge
[1966]
Related Information for Red Simpson
Red Simpson was raised in Bakersfield, California, the youngest of a dozen children. At age 14, he wrote his first song.Simpson was working at the Wagon Wheel in Lamont when Fuzzy Owens saw him and arranged for Simpson to work at his Clover Club as a piano player. He then got a job replacing Buck Owens at the Blackboard Club on weekends. Simpson was influenced by Owens, Merle Haggard and Bill Woods, who asked Red if he would write a song about driving trucks. (By the time Simpson handed him four truck songs, however, Woods had stopped recording.) Simpson began writing songs with Owens in 1962, including the Top Ten hit "Gonna Have Love."In 1965, Capitol records producer Ken Nelson was looking for someone to record some song... read more