Jimmy Wayne

Story Behind the Song: Jimmy Wayne, 'I Will'
Story Behind the Song: Jimmy Wayne, 'I Will'
Jimmy Wayne didn't write "I Will," but he still feels a personal connection to the tune, co-penned by Dave Pahanish and Rory Feek. Wayne released the song in October of 2008, as the second single from his Do You Believe Me Now album. The single peaked at No. 18 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart in April of 2009 and remained on the charts for a total of 28 weeks. Inside, Wayne explains that personal connection he has to the Top 20 hit.
Jimmy Wayne, 'Do You Believe Me Now' - Story Behind the Song
Jimmy Wayne, 'Do You Believe Me Now' - Story Behind the Song
Jimmy Wayne released 'Do You Believe Me Now,' the title track from his August 2008 album, as a single in March of the same year. The song became his first No. 1 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart, his third Top 10 single and his first Top 40 tune since 'Paper Angels' in 2004. Tim Johnson, who co-wrote 'Do You Believe Me Now' with Joe West and Dave Pahanish, tells The Boot about how the hit came to be.
Jimmy Wayne's 'Walk to Beautiful' Chronicles His Journey
Jimmy Wayne's 'Walk to Beautiful' Chronicles His Journey
Jimmy Wayne's autobiography, 'Walk to Beautiful: the Power of Love and a Homeless Kid Who Found the Way,' is available today (Oct. 7). The book, written with New York Times best-selling author Ken Abraham, chronicles the singer's unfathomable childhood, shuffling between foster care, detention homes and homelessness, with a mother who was in and out of jail and psychiatric wards.

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