Tammy Wynette was a Grammy Award-winning country singer who recorded "Stand By Your Man." She was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame 1998
Did you know this about "The First Lady of Country Music"?
- Tammy once said: "I spent 15 minutes writing ["Stand by Your Man"], and a lifetime defending it".
- Tammy was given the Nickname "The First Lady Of Country Music" after becoming the first female country singer to sell a million copies of a single album, which was "Tammy's Greatest Hits" in 1970.
- Named Female Vocalist of the Year Country Music Assn. 1968, 1969, 1970.