George Jones

Sep 12, 1931

Bio: Began performing in a radio-station band in the late '40s. Had his first Top Five hit in 1955 with "Why, Baby, Why." Was encouraged to cut some rockabilly songs during the rock-and-roll craze of the late '50s. He reluctantly agreed, but only if released under the name Thumper Jones. The songs failed to make the pop charts. First No. 1 song was "White Lightning,"… More

George Jones Videos

1 minutes 31 seconds
A Poem Is A Naked Person
2 minutes 41 seconds
The Longest Yard
4 minutes 1 seconds

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