Jan Howard



Jan Howard
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Rating
Active
1960
Born
March 13, 1930 in West Plains
Location
West Plains, MO, United States
Biography
Jan Howard has seen her share of ups and downs personally and professionally and has managed to come out on top. Married at age 15, Jan had three sons before she turned 21. After two divorces, she headed to Los Angeles and took on jobs as a waitress and a secretary to support her family. Through singer Wynn Stewart she met and later married up-and-coming songwriter Harlan Howard. Although she had no musical training or experience, Harlan convinced her to record demos of his songs, which brought her the attention and encouragement of Johnny Bond and Tex Ritter. In 1959, she and Stewart recorded the duet "Yankee Go Home.
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Top Songs by Jan Howard


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Wrong Company

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Bad Seed

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I Walk the Line

For Loving You

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Evil On Your Mind

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Beyond the Sunset

Take My Hand Precious Lord

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Jan Howard - Her Very Best

Where No One Stands Alone

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The Gospel Collection

Just a Closer Walk with Thee

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Beyond the Sunset

Nearer My God to Thee

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Beyond the Sunset

Lord's Prayer

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The One You Slip Around With

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Beyond the Sunset

Beyond the Sunset

Jan Howard January 30, 2013

11 Tracks

Sweet And Sentimental

Sweet And Sentimental

Jan Howard January 7, 2013

11 Tracks

I Walk the Line

I Walk the Line

Jan Howard January 1, 2013

11 Tracks

Evil On Your Mind / the One You Slip Around With

Evil On Your Mind / the One You Slip Around With

Jan Howard July 10, 2012

2 Tracks

Country Essentials

Country Essentials

Jan Howard December 1, 2011

11 Tracks

Country Legend

Country Legend

Jan Howard September 1, 2011

21 Tracks

The Real Me

The Real Me

Jan Howard August 1, 2011

10 Tracks

Evil On Your Mind

Evil On Your Mind

Jan Howard May 12, 2009

9 Tracks

Greatest Hits

Greatest Hits

Jan Howard April 4, 2009

12 Tracks

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