b. 8 Might 1921, Kansas Town, Kansas, USA. Long discovered guitar and started his musical profession at age 10. In his early teenagers, along with his brothers Harry and Jimmy, he toured playing rodeos and fairs with Roy Knapp’s Tough Riders. He obtained radio just work at KITE Kansas Town, Missouri, ultimately fronting the favorite dailyHeart Of America Hoedown. During this time period, he became innovator and business lead vocalist using the 101 Ranch Kids and through the entire past due 30s, they truly became a popular take action on other channels playing coastline to coastline network on WSBA York and WCMB Harrisburg. Down the road the recommend of Smiley Burnette, they made an appearance on WLS Chicago. They toured with Gene Autry and had been the 1st C&W band to try out Constitution Hall in Washington, DC. During Globe War II, Very long served in america Naval Air flow Corps. Following the battle, he as well as the 101 Ranch Kids had been reunited and through the past due 40s and early 50s continuing to amuse. In 1946, they documented for Protection and Full and in 1948, for Columbia Information. When the music group split up around 1955, Longer, a professional pilot, resolved in Meza, Az and made single appearances on regional radio and tv. Long was an excellent vocalist but apparently several music group’s recordings remain aside from a 1985 German compilation of 20 Protection, Full or Columbia recordings.