Everyone remembers Kitty Wells’ famous song “It Wasn’t God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels.” She became known in the music industry because of it. However, Wells wouldn’t have been known if the songwriter of the song, J.D. “Jay” Miller, wasn’t ...

The Making of “Wild Side of Life” William Warren’s heart was broken when a girl he met left him. It was a painful experience for him, but at the same time, it became a good thing for him, too. This ...

The Golden Years of Hank Thompson Henry William Thompson, or Hank Thompson, was born in Waco, Texas. And, it was apparent in the early ages of his life that he was interested in music. He got into playing the harmonica ...

Hank Thompson | Photo Credits: tshaonline.com Hank Thompson was one of the most distinguished musicians in the 1940s until his death in 2007. His musical style roots back as honky tonk Western swing. He was an accomplished fiddler and guitarist ...

Hank Thompson is the man behind the famous “The Wild Side of Life” song. Originally released in 1952, the song became one of the most popular recordings in country music history. The song spent 15 weeks at Top 1 on the Billboard country charts. ...