and western star performs at Burnham-On-Sea church
and western musician George Hamilton IV - who used to tour with
Buddy Holly and the Everly Brothers - was the special guest at
a one-off concert in a Burnham-On-Sea church on Tuesday evening
Kelton Black welcomed the singer to Burnham Baptist Church in
College Street, as pictured, where almost 200 people gathered
to hear watch him perform.
told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We were delighted to welcome George
into Burnham for this special peformance - he gave a superb performance
which was enjoyed by everyone."
his first hit 'A Rose and a Baby Ruth' in 1956, George toured
with Buddy Holly and the Everly Brothers. His top ten country
singles 'Before This Day Ends' and 'If You Don't Know I Ain't
Gonna Tell You' were followd by 1963's 'Abilene', which topped
the country music charts for four weeks.
great to return here to Burnham," said George. "I've
been to the town several times before and always get a warm welcome
from my friends here. It's a great place."