Crystal Gayle said she sold a lot of merchandise after Will Ferrell wore this t-shirt in “Talladega Nights.”
Crystal Gayle said she sold a lot of merchandise after Will Ferrell wore this t-shirt in “Talladega Nights.” Youtube Courtesy
Crystal Gayle said she sold a lot of merchandise after Will Ferrell wore this t-shirt in “Talladega Nights.” Youtube Courtesy

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‘Shake ’n’ bake’ — Crystal Gayle talks Ricky Bobby’s famous T-shirt

April 07, 2017 9:01 AM

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