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Buck Owens performed at his own bronze-induction concert, Legends in Bronze. The high-definition concert was shot on May 25, 2005 in font of 7,000 fans. Legends in Bronze paid tribute to ten country music and rockabilly stars with bronze statues cast by sculptor Bill Rains at the expense of Buck Owens himself.

The medley of popular songs performed included a mix of “Act Naturally,” “Together Again,” “I’ve Got A Tiger By The Tail,” and “Streets of Bakersfield.” “Act Naturally” is a song written by Johnny Russell and Voni Morrison, originally recorded by Buck Owens and the Buckaroos, whose version reached number 1 on the Billboard Country Singles chart in 1963, his first chart-topper. “Together Again” is a 1964 song that is best known as the “B” side to Owens’ No. 1 hit, “My Heart Skips a Beat.” Steel guitarist Tom Brumley’s original performance on “Together Again” is considered “one of the finest steel guitar solos in the history of country music” by the Country Music Television staff-which inspired Jerry Garcia to learn the instrument. The third song in the medley performed, “I’ve Got a Tiger By the Tail,” became one of Owens’ signature songs and showcases of the Bakersfield sound in the genre. Finally, “Streets of Bakersfield” is a 1973 song written by Homer Joy and popularized by Buck Owens.

Buck Owens was an American singer, guitarist and television personality who had 21 No. 1 hits on the Billboard country music charts with his band, the Buckaroos. They pioneered what came to be called the Bakersfield sound—a reference to Bakersfield, California, the city Owens called home and from which he drew inspiration for what he preferred to call American music. Buck Owens is also known for his role as a co-host with Roy Clark on the popular TV series Hee Haw.