b. 8 January 1943, Nashville, Tennessee, USA. When he was 18 yrs . old, Jimmy Elledge delivered a demo tape to famous nation maker Chet Atkins, who authorized him to RCA – Victor Information. Elledge’s debut solitary, the united states ballad ‘Crazy How Period Slips Away’ – made by Atkins and compiled by soon-to-be nation superstar Willie Nelson – reached the united states Best 30 in early 1962 and gained him a platinum disc for offering more than a million copies. He afterwards joined up with the Hickory label within the middle-60s but got no more US chart achievement.