Hank Snow, singer, guitarist
Singer ~ Guitarist
birth name: Clarence Eugene Snow

Hank Snow

May 9, 1914, Brooklyn, Canada ~ December 20, 1999, Madison, TN

“I've always listened to Hank Snow.” ~ Bob Dylan

Through the 50s nearly all of Hank Snow's singles were top 10. ~ Pure Country Music: Hank Snow ~ retrieved May 9, 2014 © Pure Country Music

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May 9, 1998 ~ Billboard Hot 100 ~ #3 (2) Shania Twain, You're Still The One ~ #2 (-) Mariah Carey, My All ~ #1 (1) Next, Too Close

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Snow was an accomplished songwriter whose clear, baritone voice expressed a wide range of emotions including the joys of freedom and travel as well as the anguish of tortured love. His music was rooted in his beginnings in small town Nova Scotia where, as a frail, 80-pound youngster, he endured extreme poverty, beatings and psychological abuse as well as physically punishing labour during the economically depressed 1920s and 30s. ~ Wikipedia: Hank Snow ~ retrieved May 9, 2014 © Wikipedia

Hank Snow ~ Inducted in the 1978 Nashville Songwriters Hall Of Fame.



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