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Sep 17/13

Happy Birthday, Hank Sr. Posted by: Dan | 0 Comments

Musician Hank Williams Sr. would be 90 years old today, if he hadn’t died in the back of a Cadillac on the way to a show. He’s had 10 No. 1 singles, inducted posthumously into the Country Music Hall of Fame and had an off-Broadway musical devoted to his legacy.

Today, Southern Living’s The Daily South blog has a few more facts about the elder Hank Williams you might not have known.

So, in honor of the singer’s memory, what’s the most poetic thing Hank Williams has ever sung? While you’re thinking, stream this recording of “I’m So Lonesome I Could Cry.”



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