'Pickin on WHRV - 99th Birthday Celebration for Hank Williams
- Written by Barry Graham
- Category: Featured - Radio
- Published: 14 September 2022
This week’s Pickin' we feature another edition of Classic Country, with a celebration of the 99th birthday for the King of Country Music, Hank Williams. Born, September 17, 1923, he would become one of the most influential country musicians ever. He had over 55 singles chart with 12 reaching number 1. We’ll also hear from one of the great honky-tonk singers of the 1950s Faron Young. He had a string of charting hits in the 1950s and early 60s that firmly established him as a major star in the golden era of country music. Tune in and relive great country sounds from artists who helped launch the genre. Sunday night at 7 on 89.5
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