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Tom T. Hall I Witness Life - 100 Children

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Tom T. Hall: I Witness Life - 100 Children

1-CD with 24-page booklet, 22 tracks. Playing time approx. 60 mns.

1-CD with 24-page booklet, 22 tracks. Playing time approx. 60 mns



Hall, Tom T. - I Witness Life - 100 Children CD 1
1: Salute To A Switchblade
2: Thank You, Connersville, Indiana
3: Do It To Someone You Love
4: The Ballad Of Bill Crump
5: All You Want When You Please
6: Chattanooga Dog
7: Girls In Saigon City
8: Hang Them All
9: Coming To The Party
10: America The Ugly
11: That'll Be All Right With Me
12: One Hundred Children
13: I Can't Dance
14: I Want To See The Parade
15: Sing A Little Baby To Sleep
16: Mama Bake A Pie (Daddy Kill A Chicken)
17: Ode To A Half A Pound Of Ground Round
18: Pinto The Wonder Horse Is Dead
19: I Hope It Rains At My Funeral
20: I Took A Memory To Lunch
21: The Hitch-Hiker
22: Old Enough To Want You


Artikeleigenschaften von Tom T. Hall: I Witness Life - 100 Children

  • Interpret: Tom T. Hall

  • Albumtitel: I Witness Life - 100 Children

  • Format CD
  • Genre Country

  • Music Genre Country Music
  • Music Style Classic Country Artists
  • Music Sub-Genre 002 Classic Country Artists
  • Title I Witness Life/100 Children

  • Price code AH
  • SubGenre Country - General

  • EAN: 4000127156587

  • weight in Kg 0.115

Artist description "Hall, Tom T."

Tom T. Hall

Tom T. Hall

"He was like a human demo," said Mercury's Jerry Kennedy of Tom T. Hall. "His music publisher, Jimmy Key, would bring him in.  Jimmy had brought us Dave Dudley, and he would bring in Tom with songs he thought would fit Dave. Then one day Jimmy said, 'What would you think about recording Tom?'  It hadn't crossed my mind. He was so quiet and shy. He'd sing his demos and leave." At Kennedy's insistence, Tom Hall became Tom T. Hall to differentiate him from Tom Tall and Tompall Glaser.

Signed in 1967, Hall first cracked the Top 10 with Ballad Of Forty Dollars. He wrote prolifically, and one morning sang an untitled song to his wife, Dixie Deen. “It was a bitter and hard look at old time funerals that took place in my town when I was a kid,” he said. “When I was thirteen or fourteen, I worked in a graveyard as a summertime job. I helped dig the graves and carry the chairs. It dawned on me then how much hypocrisy was involved. Yesterday, he was a son-of-a-bitch. Today, he was a great old guy that meant well. I didn't take that song with me when I went to see Jimmy Key. We were listening to tapes when Key went to answer the phone. When he came back, he said, 'That was Dixie. Sing the one about forty dollars.' I sang it. He snapped his fingers and said, 'That's the one.'” And so it was.

It reached #4, establishing Hall in his niche. He would relate cracker barrel homilies, short stories, and tall tales. He'd sing them in a comfortable, rumpled voice that made you feel as if you were sitting across the table. The rhymes were often weak, betraying the speed with which he wrote, but the songs had an engaging humanity.

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