Billy Marvin Walker (Jan. 14, 1929-May 21, 2006) was an American Country singer and guitarist, best known for his 1962 hit "(I'd Like To Be In) Charlie's Shoes".
Nicknamed "The Tall Texan",Walker had more than 30 Charted Records during a nearly 60 year career and was a long time member of "The Grand 'Ole Opry".
Billy Walker was instrumental in launching the career of Elvis Presley.
Billy and I became good friends.
Listen to an interview I did with him and you will hear stories about Elvis from someone who helped him along the way to becoming the Legend we all know and love.
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