John Hartford

Dec 30, 1937


The man who penned the massively popular 1967 hit "Gentle on My Mind," bluegrass eccentric John Hartford would refine his multilingual musician skills and love of music to become one of country music's most fascinating and talented performers.

Born in New York City in 1938 and raised in St. Louis, MO, Hartford began to harbor a love for… More

John Hartford Videos

Down From The Mountain
2 minutes 5 seconds

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