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  1. Aug 02,  · 50+ videos Play all Mix - Johnny Cash - Sixteen tons with lyrics YouTube Johnny Cash - Rock Island Line with lyrics - Duration: Barbara Pellegatta , views.
  2. Description It's been performed by Elvis, Stevie Wonder, and a host of others, but it was the Tennessee Ernie Ford recording that brought this song to national attention and the top of the Billboard charts. Great voice-leading and a tight rhythmic groove make it fun to sing.
  3. Browse our 9 arrangements of "Sixteen Tons." Sheet music is available for Piano, Voice, Guitar and 5 others with 7 scorings and 5 notations in 7 genres. Find your perfect arrangement and access a variety of transpositions so you can print and play instantly, anywhere. Lyrics begin: "Some people say a man is made out of mud.".
  4. "Sixteen Tons" is a song written by Merle Travis about a coal miner, based on life in mines in Muhlenberg County, Kentucky. Travis first recorded the song at the Radio Recorders Studio B in Hollywood, California, on August 8, Cliffie Stone played bass on the recording. It was first released in July by Capitol on Travis's album Folk Songs of the Hills.
  5. The only recording by Davis seems to be of "Sixteen Tons", made at the time of the interview and released in , as his s song was apparently unrecorded. Interesting to see Travis himself quoted here as saying, "I stole pieces of two Josh White songs and wrote Sixteen Tons". That might be .
  6. Print and download Sixteen Tons sheet music by 'Tennessee' Ernie Ford. Sheet music arranged for Piano/Vocal/Guitar in E Minor (transposable). SKU: MN
  7. Ernest Jennings Ford (February 13, – October 17, ) known professionally as Tennessee Ernie Ford, was an American country and gospel singer and radio and television host. Today, he is best remembered for his hit recording of "Sixteen Tons".
  8. Find Sixteen Tons discography, albums and singles on AllMusic. Find Sixteen Tons discography, albums and singles on AllMusic TOP ARTICLES. Alicia Keys Has Self Doubts. Active. s. Genre. Pop/Rock. Styles. Alternative/Indie Rock Indie Rock Punk Revival. + Follow Artist. Overview.

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