Tennessee Ernie Ford is one of the more famous 1950s country singers with hits such as “The Shotgun Boogie” and “Sixteen Tons.” The latter became one of Ernie Ford’s recognizable songs because of the message of the song and how ...

Back in 1955 and early 1956, the top song was about the hard life and poverty of being a coal miner called Tennessee Ernie Ford’s “Sixteen Tons.” The song was written and released back in the 1940s, although it became ...

Johnny Cash’s Version of “Sixteen Tons” The Man in Black, Johnny Cash, covered Tennessee Ernie Ford‘s most famous song “Sixteen Tons.” Cash changed the original style of the song. He adapted “Sixteen Tons” into a country version. It was then ...

Messiah, Healer, Counselor, and Son of God are the few titles of Jesus Christ. Truly, there are no words or adjectives enough to describe who He is. But the real question that we should ask is, who is Jesus in our life? ...

“Sixteen Tons” is a song that talks about the hardship and life of a coal miner. Also, how the coal miners work hard every single day and sacrifice a lot. But, they do not get rich or have a better life. ...

I always remember my grandma’s house as a museum of the past because she had a lot memorabilia from her childhood. Including pictures and CDs of Tennessee Ernie Ford, Elvis Presley, Charlie Pride, and many more. Further, she is an ...