In this live performance from 1987, Randy Travis performs like no other in his beautiful rendition
of "Forever and Ever, Amen
", and it's the best thing you'll see all day!Randy Travis is a legend
, and he will always be recognized for the many unbelievable ballads
and hit songs he recorded, during his career.
The song, "Forever and Ever, Amen
" was released in March of 1987, and shortly there after, won a grammy for 'Best Country and Western Song
' and also an Academy of Country Music award for 'Song of the Year
Throughout Randy's long and fruitful career, he continued to surprise us with his raw talent
, and uncanny ability to please audiences
all across the world.
An American singer, actor, guitarist, and songwriter, Randy Travis has recorded 20 studio albums and placed more than 50 singles on the Billboard Hot Country Songs Chart (16 of those 50 were actually number one hits!).
In July 10, 2013, Randy Travis suffered a massive stroke
, and had surgery to relieve the pressure on his brain. A few days after the surgery, Travis regained consciousness, and his heart was pumping without any help from the hospital machines, and he was finally on the road to recovery
After Randy's massive stroke, and many physical therapy sessions, Randy became unable to sing or speak, and had difficulty in walking. In 2014, Randy began showing signs of actual progress
, and slowly recovering!
As of 2015, Randy made a guest appearance
at the Academy of Country Music Awards, and seemed to be doing better
than anyone could have imagined.
Randy Travis, you are in our prayers
, and it is a blessing
that you are on the road to recovery
This 1987 performance of Randy's "Forever and Ever, Amen" is simply beautiful, and it shows Randy as a country music icon, and a forever legend in the industry.
You may think that I'm talking foolishYou've heard that I'm wild and I'm freeYou may wonder how I can promise you nowThis love, that I feel for you, always will beYou're not just time that I'm killingI'm no longer one of those guysAs sure as I live this love that I giveIs gonna be yours until the day that I die – oh, babyI'm gonna love you forever, forever and ever, amenAs long as old men sit and talk about the weatherAs long as old women sit and talk about old menIf you wonder how long I'll be faithfulI'll be happy to tell you againI'm gonna love you forever and ever, forever and ever, amenThey say that time takes it's toll on a bodyMakes the young girls brown hair turn greyBut honey, I don't care, I ain't in love with your hairAnd if it all fell out, well, I'd love you anywayThey say that time can play tricks on a memory,make people forget things they knew.well, it's easy to see it's happening to meI've already forgotten every woman but you – oh, darlingI'm gonna love you forever, forever and ever, amenAs long as old men sit and talk about the weatherAs long as old women sit and talk about old menIf you wonder how long I'll be faithfulwell, just listen to how this song endsI'm gonna love you forever and ever, forever and ever, amenI'm gonna love you forever and ever, forever and ever, forever and ever, forever and ever, amen
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