"You and Me" is a 1976 single written by Billy Sherrill and George Richey and recorded by Tammy Wynette. "You and Me" would be Tammy Wynette's sixteenth and final number one country hit as a solo artist. The single stayed at number one for two weeks and spent a total of twelve weeks on the country chart. It would turn out to be Wynette's final solo single to top the country charts.
Virginia Wynette Pugh, known professionally as Tammy Wynette (May 5, 1942 – April 6, 1998), was an American country music singer-songwriter and one of country music's best-known artists and biggest-selling female vocalists.
She was known as the "First Lady of Country Music" and one of her best-known songs, "Stand By Your Man" was one of the biggest selling hit singles by a woman in the history of the country music genre.
Tammy Wynette is considered by numerous music critics from Allmusic and Rolling Stone to be one of the greatest and most influential female singers in country music history. Many other female country singers have been influenced by Wynette, including Sara Evans, Faith Hill, and Lee Ann Womack. In 1998, following Wynette's death, she was elected to the Country Music Hall of Fame, one of the highest honors of her career. A special CD collection titled Tammy Wynette: Collector's Edition was released in 1998, that included Wynette's signature "Stand By Your Man".
The "First Lady Of Country Music"
A True "Star" In Country Music!
Her Songs Touched Our Hearts And Still Do!
Through Her Music She Still Lives On!
Tammy's last appearance on The Grande Ole Opry in May 1997
The "First Lady" Of Country Music Took Her Final Bow In May of 1997 on The Grande Ole Opry Stage