George Hamilton IV At Grand Ole Opry Country Music Show - Nashville
Born in Winston-Salem, North Carolina on July 19, 1937, George Hamilton IV has been recording since he was nineteen years old. While a student at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Hamilton recorded his first song, “A Rose and a Baby Ruth” for the Chapel Hill record label. The song reached Number Six on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart and started Hamilton’s climb to success. By 1960, the song had been certified gold and Hamilton became a member of the esteemed Grand Ole Opry.