Results for - Roy Clark

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Country Music Hall of Fame member, singer, instrumentalist and actor Roy Clark died on November 15, 2018 at age 85 due to complications with pneumonia.

1. How do you best remember Roy Clark?

Band member and comic relief on The Jimmy Dean Show
9%
178 votes
His portrayal of Cousin Roy on television sitcom The Beverley Hillbillies
26%
485 votes
.Co-host (and, for a while, sole host) of country-centric music-and-comedy TV show Hee Haw
41%
783 votes
Occasional substitute host for The Tonight Show during Johnny Carson's tenure as its main host
7%
138 votes
Masterful player of guitar, banjo, fiddle and other instrumernts
29%
549 votes
Singer of numerous country, and occasionally pop crossover, radio hits.
22%
415 votes
The first country music figure to open a theater in the family friendly entertainment center of Branson, Missouri, U.S.A.
6%
119 votes
Namesake of the Roy Clark Signature Guitar, sold via TV ads in the 1990's
5%
92 votes
Something other than the distinctions listed above
3%
66 votes
I've too little or no recollection of Roy Clark to intelligently answer the question.
33%
633 votes

2. For all of his media exposure-or, perhaps, at least in part because of it-Clark wasn't the prolific presence on country radio that some of his contemporaries from the 1960s's-'70's were. But he did have several memorable hits. Which of his big singles listed below do you enjoy?

Yesterday When I Was Young
25%
477 votes
I Never Picked Cotton
10%
186 votes
Come Live With Me
7%
134 votes
Honeymoon Feelin'
7%
139 votes
The Lawrence Welk-Hee Haw Counter-Revolution Polka
12%
231 votes
The Tip of My Fingers
9%
166 votes
Thank God and Greyhound
16%
296 votes
If I Had To Do It All Over Again
14%
262 votes
Other/s of his (which I may mention in a comment)
8%
152 votes
Thanks for the points, but I never cared for Clark's music.
44%
829 votes

3. Not long after Clark's passing, it dawned on me that many of his Hee Haw co-stars have passed on as well. Which of these departed Hee Haw cast mates of Clark's did you enjoy seeing on the show?

Stringbean
16%
311 votes
Archie Campbell
17%
329 votes
Grandpa Jones
33%
626 votes
Buck Owens
36%
686 votes
Grady Nutt
9%
165 votes
Minnie Pearl
41%
782 votes
Junior Samples
21%
397 votes
Gordie Tapp
15%
286 votes
Other/s
4%
85 votes
I didn't watch/enjoy Hee Haw.
41%
780 votes
11/23/2018 Celebrities 1946 32 By: jlrake

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