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Nazareth made this song a hit, but it was originally recorded by the Everly Brothers. Roy Orbison also released it in 1961 as the B-side to his #1 hit "Running Scared."
Nazareth got its name from the first line of the Band's "The Weight" - "I pulled into Nazareth..." The band is from Scotland. (thanks, Brad Wind - Miami, FL, for above 2)
This all-female group of country rockers were on their way to stardom in the '00s, with a Starbucks deal and major label backing.
Greg Lake of Emerson, Lake & Palmer
Greg talks about writing songs of "universal truth" for King Crimson and ELP, and tells us about his most memorable stage moment (it involves fireworks).