(December 19, 1920-January 2, 2015)
Born in Bolt, West Virginia
Notable singles include 'Country Boy,' 'A-Sleeping at the Foot of the Bed,' 'I'm Little But I'm Loud,' 'Take an Old Cold Tater (And Wait)' and 'May the Bird of Paradise Fly Up Your Nose'
Country Music Hall of Fame inductee (1983)
Appeared in Vince Gill's 'Don't Let Our Love Start Slipping Away' and Brad Paisley's 'Celebrity,' 'Mud on the Tires' and 'Alcohol' music videos
Why he might be annoying
He wore rhinestone covered jackets on stage.
He refered to himself as 'Willie Nelson after taxes.'
He dropped out of school to pursue a full time music career.
He dressed up as Justin Bieber during the 2011 CMA Awards.
Many of his songs were silly for country music.
Many younger fans remember him for being in Vince Gill's and Brad Paisley's music videos.
Why he might not be annoying
He got his break in the music industry after a meeting with Roy Acuff.
He was responsible for discovering an unknown Marty Robbins while performing in Phoenix.
He was one of the first country singers to perform at gigs around the world.
Despite not recording many singles of his own after the 1970's, he remained a fixture in country music circles.
He had an extremely good sense of humour.
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