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Slim Whitman Dies at 90

Slim Whitman Dies at 90
Posted June 19th, 2013 @ 11:00am

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(Middleburg, FL)  --  Yodeling country singer Slim Whitman is dead at the age of 90.  The Florida native died overnight at a Jacksonville-area hospital.  Whitman scored his first hit "Indian Love Call" in 1952 and became a global sensation with 1955's "Rose Marie."  During his career, Slim Whitman made more than 100 albums and sold more than 70-million records worldwide. 

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