Folk musician whose songs included Bridges, Child of Mine, and A Place in the Choir, as well as children's songs.He won the National Yodeling Championship at the Kerrville Folk Festival in 1975.His songs were covered by many artists, including Nanci Griffith, Peter, Paul and Mary, Mason Williams, and The Highwaymen.BEFORE FAME
He formed a folk band called the Green Mountain Boys.PERSONAL LIFE
He and wife Karen had son Bowen together. He featured his cocker spaniel Andy on the cover of Old Dogs, his album from 2007.FUN FACTS
Folk Singer Bill Staines were born on Thursday, birthstone is Amethyst, the seaon was Winter in the Chinese year of Pig, it is 29 days until Bill Staines next birthday.
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