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Conway Twitty was always our local hero while I was growing up. He had a series of good bands. I wanted to sit in, if Co
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"Conway Twitty was always our local hero while I was growing up. He had a series of good bands. I wanted to sit in, if Conway would let me. And he did a couple of times"

- Levon Helm

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In this quote, Levon Helm reflects on his admiration for Conway Twitty, a regional artist who was considered a hero in their community during Helm's childhood. Twitty was understood for his talent and success in leading numerous effective bands. Helm, who was likewise a musician, aspired to play together with Twitty and was fortunate enough to have the opportunity to do so on a couple of events. This quote highlights the effect that Twitty had on Helm's musical journey and the adoration and respect he had for him. It likewise speaks with the kindness and compassion of Twitty in allowing Helm to join him on phase, showcasing the friendship and support within the music community.

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Levon Helm This quote is written / told by Levon Helm between May 26, 1940 and April 19, 2012. He was a famous Musician from USA. The author also have 33 other quotes.

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