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  • Category: Radio
  • Address:
    1604 Vine St
  • HWOF Popularity:
    Today: 996th
    Monthly Average: 902nd

Tennessee Ernie Ford

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Previous star: Al Hibbler

Biography

Source: Wikipedia

Ernest Jennings Ford (February 13, 1919 – October 17, 1991), known professionally as Tennessee Ernie Ford, was an American recording artist and television host who enjoyed success in the country and Western, pop, and gospel musical genres. Noted for his rich bass-baritone voice and down-home humor, he is remembered for his hit recordings of "The Shotgun Boogie" and "Sixteen Tons".

Fact file

  • Birth name: Ernest Jennings Ford
  • Born: February 13, 1919Bristol, Tennessee
  • Died: October 17, 1991 (aged 72)Reston, Virginia
  • Genres: Countryrockabillypopgospel
  • Occupation(s): Singer, actor
  • Instruments: Vocals, Guitar, violin
  • Associated acts: Eddy Arnold, Dean Martin, Glen Campbell

Read more about Tennessee Ernie Ford at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

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  • For recording
    6968 Hollywood Blvd Hollywood Blvd, south side, between Orange and Highland
  • For television
    6301 Hollywood Blvd Hollywood Blvd, north side, between Vine and Ivar

Vine St, east side, between Selma and Hollywood

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