John Prine



John Prine
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Rating
Active
1971
Born
October 10, 1946 in Maywood
Location
Maywood, Illinois, United States
Biography
John Prine (born October 10, 1946 in Maywood, Illinois) is an american country/folk singer-songwriter who has achieved widespread critical (and some commercial) success since the early 1970s. The son of William Prine and Verna Hamm, his grandfather had played guitar with Merle Travis and he started playing guitar himself at 14 years old. He was a postman for 5 years and spent a couple of years in the army before starting his musical career in the Chicago area. He emerged in 1971 with a highly acclaimed debut album titled John Prine.
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Top Songs by John Prine


Angel From Montgomery

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That's the Way That the World Goes 'Round

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Paradise

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Angel from Montgomery - Live

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Lost Dogs and Mixed Blessings

Ain't Hurtin' Nobody

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Lost Dogs and Mixed Blessings

Day Is Done

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Angel From Montgomery

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Aimless Love

Unwed Fathers

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Sweet Revenge

Mexican Home

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Speed of the Sound of Loneliness - Live

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


The Tree of Forgiveness

The Tree of Forgiveness

John Prine April 13, 2018

10 Tracks

In Person & On Stage (Live)

In Person & On Stage (Live)

John Prine December 2, 2017

14 Tracks

For Better, or Worse

For Better, or Worse

John Prine September 30, 2016

15 Tracks

I'm Tellin' You (feat. Holly Williams)

I'm Tellin' You (feat. Holly Williams)

John Prine September 16, 2016

1 Tracks

Color of the Blues (feat. Susan Tedeschi)

Color of the Blues (feat. Susan Tedeschi)

John Prine August 12, 2016

1 Tracks

Who's Gonna Take The Garbage Out

Who's Gonna Take The Garbage Out

Iris DeMent July 22, 2016

1 Tracks

Lost Dogs + Mixed Blessings

Lost Dogs + Mixed Blessings

John Prine June 3, 2016

14 Tracks

I'm Telling You

I'm Telling You

John Prine December 3, 2012

1 Tracks

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