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Gene Watson (born October 11, 1943) is an American country singer. He is most famous for his 1975 hit "Love in the Hot Afternoon" and his 1982 hit "Fourteen Carat Mind."

Watson was born in Palestine, Texas, in 1943 and began his music career in the early 1970s, performing in local clubs at night while working in a Houston auto body shop during the day. He only recorded for a few small, regional record labels…

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  • This is one of the songs of my top five songs of all time...!!!!!!!!!!!!
  • Probably no better country singer today... Love you Gene !!!!!!!!!!
  • nice track.
  • Checked out that 3 hour interview with Gene on Willie's Roadhouse. Pretty great stuff.
  • gene working on a new cd hope to have out this year.
  • let me look in my song list
  • I can't find Watson singing From Cotton To Satin, think that's the title, from early 80's. Any clues,anyone?
  • I love ene Watson's music. i wish he would do a Christmas album. I heard country Dan play his version of Pretty Papers and it was fantastic. I like every thing he sings
  • Doing sound for Gene right now. October 30, 2010. Ok, so, country may not be my favorite genre but he sure is sounding pretty good. He and [artist]Rhonda Vincent & the Rage[/artist] will be playing together later tonight.

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