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Jamey Johnson, ‘Living for a Song’ Exclusive Album Preview (WATCH)
In a relatively short span of time, singer-songwriter Jamey Johnson has cultivated a reputation as a country-music trailblazer. Unafraid to walk the road less traveled, Jamey has stayed rooted in traditional country music and true to himself as an artist, with little regard for commercial viability -- although the CMA award winner has certainly enjoyed his fair share of critical acclaim and commer
Jamey Johnson Album, ‘Hank Cochran: Living for a Song’ Due October 16
Jamey Johnson has set Oct. 16 as the release date of his latest album, Livin' for a Song: A Tribute to Hank Cochran. The 16-track collection, produced by Buddy Cannon and Dale Dodson, pairs Jamey with a host of other country greats, including Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard, Alison Krauss, Vince Gill, Leon Russell, Emmylou Harris, Kris Kristofferson, Lee Ann Womack and more...
Hank Cochran Documentary Spotlights Songwriter’s Legacy
Hank Cochran was one of the most prolific and successful songwriters to call Nashville home. The man who penned "Make the World Go Away," "The Chair," "I Fall to Pieces" and "Don't Touch Me" was celebrated Wednesday night (April 25), with the premiere of "Hank Cochran: Livin' For a Song" at the Nashville Film Festival...
Jamey Johnson Duets Album Pays Tribute to Hank Cochran
Jamey Johnson, whose 2010 double album, 'The Guitar Song' featured 'Set Em Up, Joe,' is putting the finishing touches on a duets tribute album to one of that song's co-writers, the late Hank Cochran. CMT reports that the disc will pair him vocally with Ray Price, Willie Nelson, Alison Krauss, Emmylou Harris, Elvis Costello, George Strait, Vince Gill and Merle Haggard, among others...
Hank Cochran, Songwriting Legend, Dead at 74
Hank Cochran, the legendary songwriter who penned such classic tunes as 'I Fall to Pieces' for Patsy Cline, 'Make the World Go Away' by Eddy Arnold, and George Strait's 'Ocean Front Property' and 'The Chair,' died at his Hendersonville, Tenn...
Hank Cochran Recovering After Aneurysm Surgery
Legendary Nashville songwriter Hank Cochran is recovering after emergency surgery on March 31 to repair an aortic aneurysm the size of a grapefruit. The 74-year-old is in good spirits, although a bit "tired," according to his wife Suzi. Hank says that God often smiles upon him, and it was obviously true, thanks to the quick intervention of Doctors Karl Vandevender, Johanna Bendell and C
Christmas Is Family to Country Entertainers
When Christmas rolls around, our favorite country stars steer the tour bus home. The Boot gathers some traditions and memories from Craig Morgan, Chris Young, Hank Cochran and the Bellamy Brothers -- all of whom are spending time with family this holiday season...