• Music Nation
    Roger Henry Brough Whittaker, known as Roger Whittaker, was a British singer-songwriter and musician best known for his 1969 hit Durham Town the Leavin. He was also known for his baritone singing voice and trademark whistling ability as well as his guitar skills. Whittaker's musical journey began in the late 1960s when he released his debut album, "Whistle Stop." His breakthrough came with the release of the single "Durham Town The Leavin' " in 1969, which became a massive hit and propelled him ...  more