Top Sheb Wooley Albums
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Warm and Wooley
Warm and Wooley
[2011]
The Purple People Eater
The Purple People Eater
[2011]
Cowboy Essentials
Cowboy Essentials
[2011]
Tales Of How The West Was Won
Tales Of How The West Was Won
[1963]
Related Information for Sheb Wooley
Shelby F. "Sheb" Wooley (April 10, 1921 – September 16, 2003) was a character actor and singer, best known for his 1958 novelty hit "Purple People Eater".Wooley was born in Erick, Oklahoma and grew up on a farm. He learned how to ride horses at a young age, and was working cowboy and rodeo rider. He also played in a country-western band. During WWII, Wooley was turned down for service because of his rodeo injuries. He worked in the oil industry and as a welder. In 1946, he moved to Fort Worth, Texas and became a country and western musician.Wooley appeared in dozens of western films from the 1950s through 1970s, most notably High Noon. He also appeared in The Outlaw Josey Wales and Giant. He also co-starred as Pete in th... read more