Bill Anderson affectionately nicknamed Whispering Bill for his warm, conversational vocal approach is one of country music's most beloved and durable artists. In addition to scoring more than 80 hits over the course of four decades, Anderson has distinguished himself as a widely respected songwriter and a versatile multimedia renaissance man. All the while, he's managed to maintain the same easygoing charm that first endeared him to his fans. With nearly half a century of musical history under his belt, Bill Anderson remains both a respected elder statesman and a vital creative force. He continues to write for other artists, releases new material of his own on a regular basis and still performs frequently on the Grand Ole Opry. While standing as a living link with Nashville's storied past, Anderson embraces the technological future by hosting a country show on the XM Satellite Radio network. The enduring songs on this collection are the foundation of his notoriety.