Hank Williams

By Jonny Whiteside

 

            Hank Williams was the single most important and influential singer-songwriter in country music. Widely known as the "Hillbilly Shakespeare," Williams was a fervently poetic misfit whose raw, expressive vocals and intensely emotional writing style combined into a powerhouse presentation that codified modern honky tonk even as it anticipated rockabilly and significantly raised the bar for country music's lyrical content. Literally idolized by both his fans and colleagues, Williams was also... Read More

City Of Origin:
Mount Olive, Alabama, United States
Genre:
Country, Traditional Country
Birthdate:
09/17/1923
Death date:
01/01/1953
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Tracks

Blue Eyes Crying in the Rain

The Unreleased Recordings
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Dust On the Bible

The Unreleased Recordings
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I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry

The Unreleased Recordings
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I Heard My Savior Calling Me

The Unreleased Recordings
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Precious Lord, Take My Hand

The Unreleased Recordings
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Hey, Good Lookin'

The Unreleased Recordings
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On Top of Old Smoky

The Unreleased Recordings
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