Apr 12, · A year after his first hit, Tom T. Hall released “A Week In A Country Jail” which reached the No. 1 on January 31, The song stayed at the peak of the charts for two consecutive weeks. The story of the Song. The inspiration for the song came from a neighbor of Tom T. Hall in Brentwood. Tennessee named Stonewall Jackson. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of Tom T. Hall's Greatest Hits on Discogs. Label: Mercury - P2 • Format: CD Compilation, Club Edition • Country: Canada • Genre: Folk, World, & Country • Style: Country. One time I spent a week inside a little country jail And I don't guess I'll ever live it down I was sittin' at a red light when these two men came and got me And said that I was speeding through their town Well, they said,"tomorrow morning you can see the judge then go." They let.
Old Dogs, Children, and Watermelon LP) Ravishing Ruby Salute to a Switchblade Shoeshine Man Sneaky Snake That's How I Got to Memphis The Little Lady Preacher Preview the embedded widget Tom T. Popular Tom T. Nicholas 6 Once Upon a Road. Cheeeek that out dude. Lead RIFFs:. Bad LP). Save Cancel. Really delete this comment? Yes No. A Week in a Country Jail. Ballad of Forty Dollars. Country Is, LP). I Care. Hall born May 25, is an American country music songwriter, singer, instrumentalist, novelist, and short-story writer.
He has written 12 No. He is included in Rolling Stones list of Greatest Songwriters. He became known to fans as "The Storyteller," thanks to his storytelling skills in his songwriting.
Bill program to enlist in Roanoke Collegewhere he worked as a disc jockey. Hall's big songwriting break came inwhen country singer Jimmy C. Newman recorded his song, "DJ For a Day.
Riley hit No. The song would go on to inspire a motion picture and television program of the same name. Hall himself has recorded this song, on his album The Definitive Collection as track No. Hall's recording career took off after Riley's rendition of the song, releasing a number of hits from the late s through the early s.
Hall has largely been retired from writing new material since  and from performing since about ;  his last public performance, which was also his first in several years, was in Hall's Greatest Hits.
He was nominated for, but did not win, the same award in for his album Greatest Hits Volume 2. He has been a member of the Grand Ole Opry since Together with his wife Dixie Hall he won the Bluegrass Song Writer of the Year award in and awarded annually by the Society for the Preservation of Bluegrass A Week In A Country Jail - Tom T.
Hall - Greatest Hits (Vinyl of America SPBGMA. Goes the Country in and continued until the series ended in In the mid-to-late s, Hall was a commercial spokesperson for Chevrolet trucks. His song " I Love ", in which the narrator lists the things in life that he loves, was used, with altered LP) and a hard rock arrangement, in a popular TV commercial for Coors Light and also used in in a TV advertisement for Clipper Teas.
Hall was inducted into the Kentucky Music Hall of Fame in Tom Hall was married to bluegrass songwriter and producer Dixie Hall from until her death on January 16, From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Redirected from Tom T Hall. American Shadows. The show focuses on the darker stories from American history: the people, places, and things that are hidden and forgotten in the shadows. Billionaire Boys Club. In s Los Angeles, A Week In A Country Jail - Tom T. Hall - Greatest Hits (Vinyl group of prep school boys got together to make investments together, get rich quick, and live large.
The boys must stick together, or risk prison - or worse. Very Presidential with Ashley Flowers. But behind the oath to preserve, protect and defend, lie dark secrets posed to leave some legacies in disgrace.
Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Tom T. Hall's Greatest Hits - Tom T. Hall on AllMusic - Thomas T. Hall (born May 25, ) is an American country music songwriter, singer, instrumentalist, novelist, and short-story writer. He has written 12 No. 1 hit songs, with 26 more that reached the Top 10, including the No. 1 international pop crossover smash "Harper Valley PTA" and the hit "I Love", which reached No. 12 on the Billboard Hot He is included in Rolling Stones list of Signed to Mercury Records in Nashville in , Tom T Hall quickly started racking up the country hits – the first in with Ballad Of Forty Dollars. Dozens of Top Ten hits followed. He has delivered 35 albums in his career with over 50 country charting singles, and with the exception of a handful of albums for RCA, all were recorded for.
Tom T. Hall (born May 25, in Olive Hill, Kentucky) is an American country balladeer and songwriter. He has written 11 #1 Hits, with 26 more that hit the Top He was the son of a preacher. As a teen, Hall put together a band called the Kentucky Travelers that performed before movies for a travelling theater.
Tom T. Hall - Tom T. Hall's Greatest Hits - faharderimarneusobisecocontge.co Music. Skip to main content. Try Prime Hello, Sign in. Account & Lists Account Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders. Try Prime Cart. CDs & Vinyl Go Search Hello Select your. In putting together this Mercury CD release of one of their vinyl LPs, Project Manager Kira Florita wasn't exactly being magnanimous, expanding it from the original 10 tracks to all of 11 by adding That Song Is Driving Me Crazy - a # 2 Country, # 24 Adult Contemporary and # 63 Billboard Pop Hot in June-July on Mercury /5(4).
A Week In A County Jail Written and recorded by Tom T. Hall G Doo do do doo do do doo do oooh wooo C G One time I spent a week inside a little county jail C G And I don't guess I'll ever live it down C G I was sitting at a red light when these two men came and got me.
Tom T. Hall (born May 25, in Olive Hill, Kentucky) is an American country balladeer and songwriter. He has written 11 #1 Hits, with 26 more that hit the Top He was the son of a preacher. As a teen, Hall put together a band called the Kentucky Travelers that performed before movies for a travelling theater. A Week In A County Jail Written and recorded by Tom T. Hall G Doo do do doo do do doo do oooh wooo C G One time I spent a week inside a little county jail C G And I don't guess I'll ever live it down C G I was sitting at a red light when these two men came and got me.
Greatest Hits Vol. 2 is the second compilation album by American country music singer Tom T. Hall released by Mercury in It reached #12 in the US country .
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