Joe Dowell Lyrics

Lyrics to Joe Dowell

Joe Dowell (born January 23, 1940, Bloomington, Indiana) was an American pop singer. Career He was born in Bloomington, Indiana, but moved to Bloomington, Illinois, as a child. He first performed at a ninth-grade talent show, and later attended the University of Illinois. At his first recording session (backed by organist Ray Stevens), he sang the tune "Wooden Heart", which had been a hit for Elvis Presley in Europe, but which was never released as a single stateside. "Wooden Heart", the first single released on Smash...Read more »