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If I could only fly

Merle Haggard (performer)
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If I could only fly

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Title
If I could only fly
Performer
Merle Haggard 1937-2016
Publisher
Anti Inc., 2000
1 cd
Playing time
00:35:42
EAN
8714092659320
CDR
JHX2813
Placing suggestion
76 - Country & Western (NBLC) J4 - Country (Flemish music schema)

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 3 times in Flemish libraries

About Merle Haggard

Merle Ronald Haggard (April 6, 1937 – April 6, 2016) was an American country singer, songwriter, guitarist, and fiddler.

Haggard was born in Oildale, California, during the Great Depression. His childhood was troubled after the death of his father, and he was incarcerated several times in his youth. After being released from San Quentin State Prison in 1960, he managed to turn his life around and launch a successful country music career. He gained popularity with his songs about the working class that occasionally contained conformist and jingoistic themes contrary to the prevailing anti-Vietnam War sentiment of much popular music of the time. Between the 1960s and the 1980s, he had 38 number-one hits on the US country charts, several of which also made the Billboard all-genre singles chart. Haggard continued to release successful albums into the 2000s.

He received many honors and awards for his music, including a Kennedy Ce…Read more on Wikipedia