* CoveredUp: This has gone both ways:
** "Mind Your Own Business" was originally a #5 hit for his dad in 1949.
** "I'll Think of Something" became more famous when Mark Chesnutt released it in 1992.
* GrowingTheBeard: This occurred both figuratively and literally in the mid-1970s, as his sound really came into focus around the time that he grew his distinctive beard.
* NeverLiveItDown: [[GodwinsLaw Comparing Obama to Hitler.]] And doubling down on it in the face of public outcry.