In Nashville, people have a very strong opinion about Hank Williams
I just knew that my grandfather had written songs and was kinda famous and it was only when I was older that I found out it was Hank Williams
who had paved the way.
Add the Hank Williams
songs You Win Again, Your Cheating Heart, I Can't Help It and I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry and you have an essential listen.
A CELEBRATION of the Music of Hank Williams
is at the Philharmonic Hall tomorrow.
No one has heard it as it was a Hank Williams
lyric sheet that Jack put to music and edited.
Of 66 songs recorded by Hank Williams
in only five years of cutting records, 37 of them made Billboard's top 10 chart and 50 of them were written by Hank.
Little Richard also told us we could collect free copies of his book and photograph, and that Hank Williams
was due to be playing at the venue.
From the ragged croak of "Last Fair Deal Gone Down" to the gallows grin of Bob Wills's "Trouble in Mind," Lofty Deeds tells a story of exploitation that would have been as familiar to Hank Williams
as it is to Langford.
might have been just another country singer if it hadn't been for "that lonesome whistle" of faraway trains.
Artists mentioned in the book include Hank Williams
, Hank Snow, Loretta Lynn and Buck Owens as well as some musicians that may not be considered by everyone to be country singers such as the Monkees, Otis Redding and Los Lobos.
was on the same show, and Hank was the older artist with more records out and more time in the business.
In the 1930s he began teaching guitar to a little boy named King Hiram Williams, who went on to wear the crown of country music as Hank Williams