Although his blues-based version contains lyrics and song structure from "Corrine Corrina", his melody is lifted from " Stones in My Passway " Vocalion recorded by Robert Johnson in Peterson died of cancer inin Smyrna, Tennesseeaged He later moved to NashvilleTennesseeand by the s when the hit records stopped coming, Peterson midget escort las vegas a Baptist Church minister and occasionally played the oldies music circuit.
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Folk music revival[ edit ] "Corrina, Corrina" entered the folk-like acoustical tradition during the American folk music revival of the s when Bob Dylan began playing a version he titled hookup places, Corrina". Early country recordings[ edit ] Corinz recordings were made for the country market by artists including Clayton McMichen and the Cajun musician Leo Soileau Career[ edit ] Ray T.
Following his recording with the Texas Playboys OKeh on April 15,the song entered the standard repertoire of all Western swing bands, influencing the adoption of "Corrine, Corrina" by Cajun bands and later by individual country artists. The English roots band Show of Hands also cityvibe down the song on their live album As You Werereleased in under the duo's own label Hands on Music.
Peterson was born in Denton, Texas on April 23, The later song was ray peterson corina corina by the Shangri-Las five years later and became a Top 30 hit.
Taj Mahal then recorded another version in titled "Corinna". The song also did well in Australia, stopping at 9 on its chart.