b. Gary Ralph Buck, 21 March 1940, Thessalon, Ontario, Canada, d. 14 Oct 2003, Didsbury, Alberta, Canada. A singer-songwriter, Buck performed acoustic guitar and bass as a kid, and in his teenagers he shaped his music group the Rock-A-Billies. After documenting for Canatal, he became a member of Petal and obtained his 1st Billboard chart admittance in 1963 with ‘Happy TO BECOME Unsatisfied’. It reached quantity 11 and resulted in Cash Box newspaper naming him their finest Newcomer Of THE ENTIRE YEAR. He implemented with a high 40 strike, ‘The Wheel Melody’, the next calendar year, but was after that absent in the graphs until 1982, when ‘Midnight Magic’ simply reached the very best 100. During this time period, he was extremely active within nation music. In 1966 he became a member of Capitol Information, and through the past due 60s he documented in Nashville for this label and managed his own present on Ontario tv. From 1968-1972, he proved helpful as General Supervisor of Beechwood Music, a posting firm that belonged to Capitol Information. Sense himself under limitation by Capitol Information, he produced his very own Broadlands Music and started making recordings by various other performers (including Ian Tyson, Dick Damron, Dallas Harms and Tommy Hunter) on his Broadlands-affiliated Arpeggio Information label, but hardly ever recorded over the label himself. Buck became a member of RCA Information in 1972, and through the 70s he toured along with his music group Loose Transformation, including New Zealand (1973 and 1975) and the united kingdom (1979). In the first 80s he toured in Germany, but he became increasingly more associated with the advertising of Canadian nation music and shortly drastically scale back on his street function. In 1987 he previously Canadian chart achievement with ‘Blossom’, and in 1992 with ‘One Stage OF THE Two Stage’. Buck was a founding person in the Academy of Nation Music Entertainment, which became the Canadian Nation Music Association. He was extremely involved with the forming of the Canadian Nation Music Hall of Popularity and became its leader when it initial opened up in 1988. He continuing to serve in professional capacities for the CCMA aswell as carrying on with Broadlands Music. In 1991 he opened up Broadlands International Information in Nashville, that he started to promote and make American performers including Gene Watson and Billie Jo Spears. He also offered as International Movie director for the CMA. Buck was inducted in to the Canadian Nation Music Hall of Popularity in 2001.