“It’s still one of my favorite songs and it’s definitely one of my banker’s favorites!”Patsy Bruce

American husband and wife country music songwriter team Ed and Pasty Bruce are best known for their song “Mamas Don’t Let Your Babies Grow Up To Be Cowboys”. It was first recorded and released by Ed Bruce in 1975 when it went to #15 on Billboard’s Hot Country Singles chart. In 1978, Waylon Jennings and Willie Nelson covered the song for their debut Waylon & Willie album and that version hit and spent four weeks at #1 on the Billboard Country Music charts, eventually winning a Grammy Award for Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group With Vocal. The song has since been covered over 300 times and has been featured in a variety of visual media including film, television, advertising and video games.