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YMMV / Hank Williams

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  • Awesome Music: Arguably his entire career.
  • Covered Up:
    • His biggest hit, "Lovesick Blues", was a Tin Pan Alley standard. It had been recorded by Emmett Miller and later by Rex Griffin before Williams' version.
    • "Mind Your Own Business" was later a #1 hit for his son, Hank Williams Jr.., whose version had guest vocals from Reba McEntire, Tom Petty, Willie Nelson and Reverend Ike.
    • "Move It On Over" was more successful through George Thorogood's cover.
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    • "Cold, Cold Heart" has also been covered by many artists, most notably Tony Bennett, Johnny Cash, Louis Armstrong, Nat King Cole... and The Joker (Troy Baker) of Batman: Arkham Origins.
  • "Funny Aneurysm" Moment: A notorious one, with "I'll Never Get Out of This World Alive" still climbing the charts when he died.


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