• Remembering Wilma Lee Cooper

    Wilma Lee Cooper, the veteran bluegrass-based country music singer, died of natural causes on September 13 at her home in Sweetwater, Tennessee. She was 90 years old and had spent nearly her entire life singing and entertaining. Born Wilma Lee Leary

  • Wilma Lee Cooper passes

    It has been announced today that Wilma Lee Cooper died earlier this week. She was 90 years old. Her family says that she died at home on Tuesday, September 13, from natural causes. There will be no memorial or funeral service. Wilma

  • Wilma Lee Cooper on WBIR

    Thanks to Richard Thompson, who alerted us to this interview with Wilma Lee Cooper which ran last month on WBIR-TV in Knoxville, TN. At 88 years old, Wilma Lee is no longer active in the music world, particularly following her

  • 2 more great bluegrass downloads from Rebel

    Rebel Records continues to make notable recordings from their back catalog available as download-only releases via iTunes. Two new titles have been added to their digital catalog this month. Blue Sparks is a 1983 release from Larry Sparks with Jim Heffernan