Jerry Reed: This Great Big Empty Room (Capitol 3504, 1956)
In April 1956, Jerry Reed, a native of Atlanta, Georgia, was one of Capitol Records’ newest artists. He was only 18 years old. Two months later, on June the 20th, Jerry is in Nashville for a session produced by Ken Nelson.
“This Great Big Empty Room” is selected for the next single (Capitol 3504, released 25 August 1956.
Just listen to my Jerry Reed’s favorite number as he sings his heart-breakin’ rockabilly lamento about a girl leaving him behind.