He’s a man that in the decade of the 1950’s was only topped on the charts by a little-known artist named Elvis Presley.
Billboard magazine named him the 9th biggest recording artist between 1955 and 1995…bigger than legendary artists like The Beach Boys and Aretha Franklin.
He still holds the Billboard magazine record after holding 220 consecutive weeks with at least one song on the chart.
And through it all he gave credit for his success to the One who gave him the talent to perform: God! (more…)