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Pappy Tipton

October 17, 1975 OH184 53 min.


Country music disc jockey. Born 1922.

Interview Summary

1975 October 17
(53 minutes)
Disc Jockey Pappy Tipton talks about country music. Discussion includes his early introduction to country radio; comments on early country entertainers; changes in country music; the start of his career in 1948; his recording career; and memories of early country performers; comments on organizations and individuals who have promoted country music, including the Country Music Association (CMA); and an overview of his career.

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