There are "music makers" and then there are "Makers Of Music".
Composer - Songwriter Wayne Carson, has proven himself to be one of
that rare breed known as a "Maker of Music". His songs have sold in
excess of 75 million records and have been recorded by a list of artists
that read like a Who's Who of the recording industry. Wayne has written
such American classics as "The Letter" and "Always On My Mind". Equally
at home with rock-n-roll, country, or rhythm and blues, his music has
successfully crossed all boundaries throughout the world.

He has composed 20 number one records, 5 platinum albums and a
couple hundred album pieces. He also has 2 Grammys and in doing all
of this he has truly become a spokesman for all people.

Discography / Career Highlights


1982 - Grammy\Song of the Year\"Always On My Mind"
1982 - Grammy\Best Country Song\"Always On My Mind"
1982 - NSAI\Song of the Year\"Always On My Mind"
1982 - ACM\Single of the Year\"Always On My Mind"
1982 - CMA\Song of the Year\"Always On My Mind"
1983 - CMA\Song of the Year\"Always On My Mind"

Following are a list of Wayne Carson's songs that have been recorded by other artists
through the years...

"Somebody Like Me" - Eddy Arnold
"Always On My Mind" - Elvis Presley
"Always On My Mind" - Willie Nelson
"Always On My Mind" - The Pet Shop Boys
"The Letter" - The Box Tops
"The Letter" - Joe Cocker featuring Leon Russell
"Who's Julie" - Mel Tillis
"She's Actin' Single (I'm Drinkin' Doubles)" - Gary Stewart
"She's Actin' Single (I'm Drinkin' Doubles)" - Wade Hayes
"Neon Rainbow" - The Box Tops
"Soul Deep" - The Box Tops
"Soul Deep" - Tina Turner
"Soul Deep" - Eddy Arnold
"The Clown" - Conway Twitty
"Slide Off Your Satin Sheets" - Johnny Paycheck
"Whiskey Trip" - Gary Stewart
"No Love At All" - B.J. Thomas
"Drinkin' Thing" - Gary Stewart
"Barstool Mountain" - Moe Bandy
"Carryin' On" - Tina Turner
"The Letter" - The Beach Boys
"That's The Only Way To Say Good Morning" - Ray Price
"A Horse Called Music" - Willie Nelson
"A Horse Called Music" - Randy Travis
"Dog Day Afternoon" - Shelby Lynne
"I See The Want-To In Your Eyes" - Conway Twitty
"(Don't Let The Sun Set On You In) Tulsa" - Waylon Jennings
"Something's Wrong In California" - Waylon Jennings

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