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Tennessee Ernie Ford

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Tennessee Ernie Ford

Tennessee Ernie Ford has been played on NTS shows including Country Hayride, with You Don't Have To Be A Baby To Cry first played on 7 September 2015.

Ernest Jennings Ford (February 13, 1919 – October 17, 1991) known professionally as Tennessee Ernie Ford, was an American country and gospel singer and radio and television host. Today, he is best remembered for his hit recording of "Sixteen Tons".

Born in Bristol, Tennessee, to Clarence Thomas Ford and Maud Long, Ford began his radio career as an announcer at station WOPI in Bristol, leaving in 1939 to study classical music and voice at the Cincinnati Conservatory of…

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Sixteen Tons
"Tennessee" Ernie Ford
Capitol Records1955
Sixteen Tons
"Tennessee" Ernie FordCapitol Records1955
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You Don't Have To Be A Baby To Cry
"Tennessee" Ernie Ford
Capitol Records1955
You Don't Have To Be A Baby To Cry
"Tennessee" Ernie FordCapitol Records1955
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