b. 1 June 1941, Greenwood, Arkansas, USA. Kemp’s dad was a engine mechanic so when an adolescent Kemp drove race cars. His curiosity transformed to music and, developing his own music group, he toured the south-west. In 1963, he obtained fame being a songwriter when George Jones acquired a big strike with ‘Like Insect’. After his very own documenting of ‘The Picture Of Me’ acquired made small impression, Conway Twitty’s cover edition became lots 5 country strike. Twitty acquired further major achievement with Kemp’s music ‘Following In Series’, ‘Darling YOU UNDERSTAND I Wouldn’t Rest’ and ‘That’s When She BEGAN TO End Loving You’. Kemp’s very own first hit emerged in 1969 along with his Decca Information documenting of ‘Won’t You Arrive House’. Between after that and 1982, also documenting on MCA, United Performers Information and Mercury Information, he charted 20 even more hits, the only real Best 20 entrant becoming ‘Honky Tonk Wines’ (1973). In 1983, he previously a minor strike on Door Knob along with his music ‘Don’t Send Me Simply no Angels’ (the music was later effectively documented by both Ricky Vehicle Shelton and George Jones). Kemp continues to be active like a author of great ‘tears in ma ale’ tracks. His personal last chart strike was a duet with Bobby G. Grain, ‘Red Throat And Over Thirty’, in 1986.