b. Ernest Bert Ashworth, 15 Dec 1928, Huntsville, Alabama, USA. In his youngsters, the united states singer-songwriter longed to be always a star within the Grand Ole Opry. His 1st job is at the civil services, but he relocated into radio in Huntsville in the past due 40s and performed in an area band, the Melody Twisters. Ashworth relocated to Nashville in 1950 where he worked well in radio and tv. In 1955, as Billy Well worth, he produced his 1st recordings for MGM but he grew disillusioned and came back to Huntsville in 1957 where he worked well inside a missile manufacturing plant. In 1960 Wesley Rose became his supervisor and he guaranteed a contract around Decca Information. His 1st release, ‘Each Instant Spent With You’, reached #4 4 in america country graphs. In 1962, after additional country strikes with ‘You Can’t SELECT A Rose In Dec’ and ‘Forever Eliminated’, he relocated to Hickory Information and found achievement with ‘Everybody But Me’. In 1963 his documenting of John D. Loudermilk’s ‘Chat Back Trembling Lip area’ topped the united states country charts, though it was a pop strike for Johnny Tillotson. In March 1964 Ashworth joined up with the Opry and continues to be a normal performer, now referred to as Ernie instead of Ernest. He was presented within the 1965 film The Farmer’s Additional Daughter, along with other successes included ‘I WANT TO Dance With Annie’ and ‘The D.J. Cried’. Ashworth still trips occasionally.