(1911 – 1967)
Thomas Elmer Duncan (January 11, 1911–July 25, 1967), better known as Tommy Duncan, was a pioneering American Western swing vocalist and songwriter who gained fame in the 1930s as a founding member of The Texas Playboys. He recorded and toured with bandleader Bob Wills & His Texas Playboys on and off into the early 1960s.
Duncan was born near Whitney, Texas on a large farm into a large and impoverished family of truck farmers. He was one of 14… read more
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