November 6, 2009
I saw Old Henry Lee Summer more times than I can count. I can say without a doubt he is in the top two or three entertainers I have had the privilege to see. Henry had a one-hit wonder with this song. If you ever get a chance to hear his live version of Treat her Like a Lady, well,I can only offer that he makes The Cornelius Brothers sound like a bunch of hacks.
Henry has had his legal problems with drugs and alcohol lately, but in the day he was a hell of an entertainer.
As a bonus here is a performance from one of the First Farm Aid concerts: