Paul Williams of Temptations born in Alabama. Listen to them sing "Ball of Confusion."Click on the honeybee.
Click ducks to listen to the awesome Alabama-born Blind Boys of Alabama sing while you persue the site.
Click horse to listen to a litte country rock. Listen to Alabama's "Mountain Music."
Listen to Alabama-born Nat King Cole sing "LOVE".Click on the dogs.
"I had just turned 20, and Jackie told me the only way to be successful at anything was
to go out and do it.
He said baseball was a game you played every day...not once a week. "
(Speaking about Jackie Robinson.)
~Henry Louis "Hank" Aaron
born in Mobile, Alabama
“Gratitude is when memory is stored in the heart and not in the mind.”
lived in Birmingham, Alabama
as a child with his grandmother.
Listen to Emmylou Harris, animal lover and angel to the animals, who was born in Birmingham, Alabama!
“A dog wags their tail with their heart.”
Click dragonfly to hear
Robert Cray, blues extraordinaire
Click egret to hear "Sweet Home Alabama"
“A great leader's courage to fulfill his vision comes from passion,
“It is lack of love for ourselves that inhibits our compassion
If we make friends with ourselves, then there is no obstacle to opening our hearts and minds to others.”
Click birds to hear legendary Hank Williams born in Mount Olive, Alabama.
The members of the group Commodores met as freshmen at Tuskegee Institute (now Tuskegee University). Click cat to hear "Sail On."
Listen to "Time of My Life." Click bears!
Listen to Taylor Hicks sing about his home in Alabama! Click on cat.
Alabama state bird: Yellowhammer
Click on the frog to hear
"I plan on staying at Alabama for the rest of my career. I guarantee that I'll be here for you through it all, regardless of what happens. "
September 11, 1913 – January 26, 1983
The best of the best! We still miss you, Bear!
The future belongs to those who give the next generation reason for hope.
Aim at heaven and you will get earth thrown in. Aim at earth and you get neither.
~C. S. Lewis
“Hunting is not a sport. In a sport, both sides should know
they're in the game.”
Blind Boys of Alabama
BornJanuary 5, 1923
DiedJuly 30, 2003 (aged 80)
American musician, businessman, record executive, music producer, and disc jockey who played an important role in the emergence and development of rock and roll and rockabilly