Country Artists We’ve Lost in 2013: Patti Page
The new year began with the passing of Patti Page, the singer of one of the most iconic country songs of all time. The ‘Tennessee Waltz’ star died on Jan. 1 after a career that stretched over six decades. Page was a Grammy winner and ACM Pioneer Award winner in addition to being one of the best-selling artists of her time. In Feb. 2013 she was scheduled to be honored with the Recording Academy’s Lifetime Achievement Award.