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The Best Oak Ridge Boys Songs: ‘Elvira,’ ‘American Made,’ and More

From their signature “Elvira” to high-energy radio hits like “American Made,” the country quartet’s must-have tracks

When the oak The Ridge Boys (Duane Allen, William Lee Golden, Richard Sterban and Joe Bonsall, who died Tuesday) were inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2015, and with them came some of the genre’s most recognizable and singable songs. From their first hit single, 1977’s “Y’all Come Back Saloon,” to their 1981 crossover hit “Elvira,” the Oaks’ catalog is rich with country music gems. But they also had gospel in their blood, weaving heavenly harmonies into secular hits like “Trying to Love Two Women” and releasing full albums of gospel material throughout their decades-long career. Here are 10 of the vocal quartet’s must-hear songs.