Chanteur Country US né Harvey Chambers à Alexandria (Louisiane). Il a enregistré chez Jet et Goldband Records. Harvey Chambers est mort à 41 ans d'un cancer du poumon.
singer born Harvey Chambers, singer from Louisiana. He wrote and recorded music
with his wife Mattie Chambers. In 1955 they did one of their first recordings on
the Jet label in Hollywood, California, owned by country singer
Bennie Hess. The two songs released was
Gumbo Jubilee & Crawfish Gumbo, both uptempo hillbilly.
They had song writing contracts with Acuff Rose Publishing Company and always wrote their own songs. The most succesful song they wrote was a tune called "Big Sandy" that was recorded by Little Jimmy Dickens in 1956.
Like many country singers in the late 1950s Harvey Chambers decided to try his hand at Rockabilly music and In 1957 he recorded his most famous songs, "New Way Rockin" & "Girl In Red Blue Jeans" on Goldband records in Lake Charles, Louisiana. On these songs Chambers is playing lead guitar and singing as Hopeless Homer.
Harvey Chambers died at age 41 from lung cancer.
Talents : Vocals, Guitar, Songwriter
Style musical : Traditional Country, Rockabilly
CRAWFISH GUMBO (1955) (Harvey Chambers)
New Way Rockin (1957) (Hopeless Homer)
The Girl In The Red Blue Jeans (1957) (Hopeless Homer)
Years in activity :
|1955||SP JET 1923 (US)||Harvey Chambers his Southland Guitar & Bayou Strings - Gumbo Jubilee / Crawfish Gumbo|
|04/1957||SP GOLDBAND G-1040 (US)||Hopeless Homer - New Way Rockin / The Girl In The Red Blue Jeans|
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