Carl Lee Perkins (April 9, 1932 – January 19, 1998) was an American singer-songwriter who recorded most notably at Sun Records Studio in Memphis, Tennessee, beginning in 1954. His best-known song is “Blue Suede Shoes”. Enjoy Carl Perkins’s best quotes below.
“If it weren’t for the rocks in its bed, the stream would have no song.”
“That rockabilly sound wasn’t as simple as I thought it was.”
“After all those days in the cotton fields, the dreams came true on a gold record on a piece of wood. It’s in my den where I can look at it every day. I wear it out lookin’ at it.”
“If it helped you get your music off the ground, I’m glad you done it.”