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Jimmie Rodgers Songs

Remembering Jimmie Rodgers Songs, The Father of Country Music

The late 1920s saw the rise to fame of American musician Jimmie Rodgers. Known for his rhythmic yodeling, most Jimmie Rodgers songs are still recognized today.

Jimmie Rodgers Facts

Here Are Some Facts About Jimmie Rodgers, Widely Regarded As The Father Of Country Music

While his six year-career was cut short, Jimmie Rodgers managed to create and define the role of a country music star. Here are some facts about this country legend.

Jimmie Rodgers DEATH

Remembering The Death Of Jimmie Rodgers, The First Nationally-Known Country Music Star

On May 26, 1933, the world of country music lost the man who started it all – Jimmie Rodgers, who was regarded with great respect as the Father of Country Music.

Jimmie Rodgers’ “In the Jailhouse Now” Got A Funny Lyrics That Evolved Through Time

The entire idea of "In the Jailhouse Now" is ironic. That is what makes it such an amusing and enjoyable story even after all these years.

Jimmie Rodgers Sings About the Reality of War in “The Soldier’s Sweetheart”

Jimmie Rodgers, also known as the father of country music, has always produced great songs. Some of his notable tracks are the Blue Yodel series.

Jimmie Rodgers is “Lonely and Blue” in His Song for a Reason

Jimmie Rodgers, also known as the father of country music, has always produced great songs. Some of his notable tracks are the Blue Yodel series, "Waiting for a Train" and "I'm Lonely and Blue."

The Novelty Song “In the Jailhouse Now” Comes in Different Versions

Jimmie Rodgers' has been credited the song "In the Jailhouse Now" in 1928. After his release, he was followed by many artists from different genres.