The World Is Told Of The Death Of Hank Williams
There is no greater name in Country Music history than Hank Williams.
Oh, there have been artist’s that have sold more records. There’s artist’s that had more number one hit’s.
But there’s only one Hank Williams and more than 60 years after his death his song’s are still being recorded, still being sung on stage’s around the world, from the smallest towns to the Mother Church of country music, the Grand Ole Opry.
Hank died January 1, 1953. He was just 29 years old. Here’s the announcement of his death on WCKY radio in Cincinnati, Ohio.