Fifty Years Ago Today, Charley Pride Records his first Song: The Snakes Crawl At Night

Today In Country Music History...  

August 16, 1965: Charley Pride has his first recording session for RCA Victor, at RCA Studio B, in Nashville. The first song recorded was "The Snakes Crawl At Night," written by Mel Tillis and Fred Burch.


Charley Pride's first hit song for RCA. 1966.