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Woodrow Wilson "Red" Sovine (July 17, 1918 — April 4, 1980) was a country music singer. He was associated with truck driving songs, particularly those recited as narratives, but set to music. The most famous example of this is his 1976 number one hit "Teddy Bear".

Born in 1918 in Charleston, West Virginia, he was taught how to play guitar by his mother. His first venture into music was with his childhood friend Johnnie…

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  • i LOVE him!
  • I don't think I can not cry while listening to Red.
  • An incredibly funny man. Thanks for all the laughs, Red!
  • first two words of Teddy Bear and I gotta lump in ma throat and a tear in my eye...............
  • HERO!!
  • was here...
  • What A Man!!!
  • First time I listened to Teddy Bear. I was at the top of a ladder and came stright down to earth with a tear in my eye !
  • Red is the man! You can keep your new country bullshit. Give me the classics.

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