Tennessee Ernie Ford Lyrics

Lyrics to Tennessee Ernie Ford

Ernest Jennings Ford (February 13, 1919 - October 17, 1991), better known as Tennessee Ernie Ford, was an American recording artist and television host who enjoyed success in the country and Western, pop, and gospel musical genres. Biography Early years Born in Bristol, Tennessee, to Clarence Thomas Ford and Maud Long, Ford began his radio career as an announcer at WOPI-AM in Bristol, Virginia. In 1939, he left the station to pursue classical music and voice...Read more »