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Western swing pioneer Evelyn Stevens’ big break was touring with Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys

SACRAMENTO, Calif – Evelyn Stevens, a pioneer of western swing music who sang with her sister and toured with legendary Bob Wills before marrying his brother, bandleader Billy Jack Wills, died Dec. 24 of cancer, her family said. She was

Western swing pioneer Evelyn Stevens’ big break was touring with Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys

SACRAMENTO, Calif – Evelyn Stevens, a pioneer of western swing music who sang with her sister and toured with legendary Bob Wills before marrying his brother, bandleader Billy Jack Wills, died Dec. 24 of cancer, her family said. She was