Hank Williams



Hank Williams
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Rating
Active
1937 to 1953
Born
September 17, 1923 in Mount Olive
Died
January 1, 1953
Location
Butler, AL, United States
A.K.A.
country music legend
Biography
Hiram King "Hank" Williams (/ˈhæŋk ˈwɪljəmz /; September 17, 1923 – January 1, 1953) was an American country music singer-songwriter and musician. Regarded as one of the most significant and influential American singers and songwriters of the 20th century, Williams recorded 35 singles (five released posthumously) that reached the Top 10 of the Billboard Country & Western Best Sellers chart, including 11 that ranked number one (three posthumously). Born in Mount Olive, Butler County, Alabama, Williams moved to Georgiana, where he met Rufus Payne, who gave him guitar lessons in exchange for meals or money.
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Top Songs by Hank Williams


35 Biggest Hits

The Conversation

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The Complete

Country State of Mind

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127 Rose Avenue

Red, White & Pink-Slip Blues

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Cadillac Pussy (feat. Hank Williams, Jr.)

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It's About Time

God & Guns

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It's About Time

God Fearin' Man

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Club U.S.A.

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It's About Time

Those Days Are Gone

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The Party's On

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Mental Revenge

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


A Country Boy Can Survive (Box Set)

A Country Boy Can Survive (Box Set)

Hank Williams October 21, 2016

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A Country Boy Can Survive (Box Set)

A Country Boy Can Survive (Box Set)

Hank Williams October 21, 2016

50 Tracks

I Remember Hank Williams

I Remember Hank Williams

Hank Williams April 26, 2016

12 Tracks

Singing My Songs (Johnny Cash)

Singing My Songs (Johnny Cash)

Hank Williams July 1, 2015

11 Tracks

Singing My Songs (Johnny Cash)

Singing My Songs (Johnny Cash)

Hank Williams July 1, 2015

11 Tracks

It's About Time

It's About Time

Hank Williams January 1, 2015

12 Tracks

Hillbilly Hero

Hillbilly Hero

Hank Williams October 7, 2014

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Ramblin' Man

Ramblin' Man

Hank Williams April 1, 2014

18 Tracks

The Very Best of Hank Williams

The Very Best of Hank Williams

Hank Williams May 7, 2013

50 Tracks

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