- Black Sheep Hit: While Hall isn't too embarrassed by "I Love" and "Old Dogs, Children and Watermelon Wine", his fans sometimes have trouble convincing others that the majority of his catalogue isn't as sappy as those songs.
- Breakthrough Hit: "Ballad of Forty Dollars" in 1968.
- Follow the Leader: He's admitted that Bobbie Gentry's "Ode to Billy Joe" inspired him to adopt his signature Slice of Life storytelling style.
- Revival by Commercialization: A rewritten version of "I Like Beer" was used in Michelob Ultra commercials in 2018.
Trivia / Tom T. Hall