Vor 2 Tagen · Merle Haggard. Merle Ronald Haggard (April 6, 1937 – April 6, 2016) was an American country music singer, songwriter, guitarist, and fiddler . Haggard was born in Oildale, California, toward the end of the Great Depression. His childhood was troubled after the death of his father, and he was incarcerated several times in his youth.
21. Sept. 2023 · Terms apply. Cancel anytime. Written by Merle Haggard and Leona Williams. From the 1983 album "Devoted To Your Memory". Merle takes it after the break at one minute forty two.
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Vor einem Tag · Despite the appeal of the Nashville sound, many traditional country artists emerged during this period and dominated the genre: Loretta Lynn, Merle Haggard, Buck Owens, Porter Wagoner, George Jones, and Sonny James among them. Country-soul crossover
Vor 2 Tagen · McEntire's sound has been influenced by the country music of Bob Wills, Merle Haggard, Dolly Parton, Barbara Mandrell, and Patsy Cline. In college, McEntire attended local dances at the Oklahoma–Texas border so she could dance to Wills's music, commenting that, "it didn't get any better than dancing to Bob Wills music".
20. Sept. 2023 · Merle Haggard, a prolific pioneer of country music, released over 50 albums in his decades-long career. With nearly 40 No. 1 hit songs like “Okie from Muskogee,” “Mama Tried,” “The Fightin’ Side of Me,” and “If We Make It Through December,” he won 4 Grammy Awards, including the Lifetime Achievement Award, and over 20 awards for the Academy of Country Music and Country Music ...