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Johnny Horton

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Johnny Horton

Johnny Horton has been played on NTS shows including The Do!! You!!! Breakfast Show w/ Charlie Bones, with The Gosh Darn Wheel first played on 4 February 2014.

John Gale "Johnny" Horton (April 30, 1925 – November 5, 1960) was an American country music and rockabilly singer most famous for his semi-folk, so-called "saga songs" which began the "historical ballad" craze of the late 1950s and early 1960s. With them, he had several major successes, most notably in 1959 with the song "The Battle of New Orleans" (written by Jimmy Driftwood), which was awarded the 1960 Grammy Award for Best Country & Western Recording. The…

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The Gosh Darn Wheel
Johnny Horton
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North To Alaska
Johnny Horton
Supraphon, CBS1975
North To Alaska
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Ridin' The Sunshine Special
Johnny Horton
Mercury1959
Ridin' The Sunshine Special
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First Train Headin' South
Johnny Horton
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First Train Headin' South
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