QUESTION:  True or false: Both Keith Whitley and Ricky Skaggs were hired to play with Bluegrass icon Ralph Stanley.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ANSWER: True.  Stanley arrived late for one of his own shows in the 1970s and was so impressed by the way teenage Whitley and Skaggs held the crowd until he got there that he hired them to join his band.

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