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Stuart Hamblen

Stuart Hamblen
Born: Oct 20, 1908 in Kellyville, TX
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Died: Mar 8, 1989
Genre: Classical, Country, Folk
Biography: The name alone evokes a big, beefy hard-livin' type and that's exactly what Stuart Hamblen was. Popular for singing hits like "My Mary" and "Texas Plains" during the '40s, Hamblen was also cast as the ranch "tough" in many cowboy flicks of the era, as his reputation with the bottle served him well for ...Read full biography
The Spell of the Yukon
Released: 1961
Label: Columbia
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Stuart Hamblen's The Spell of the Yukon is an innovative early concept album that combines the Yukon poetry of Robert W. Service with Hamblen's original songs, produced in a style reminiscent of Johnny ...Read full review
This Old House Has Got to Go
Released: 1966
Label: KAPP
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In name, This Old House Has Got to Go recalls Stuart Hamblen's career hit "This Ole House," but it actually refers to a new song about a freeway cutting through a family's homestead. Hamblen is a creative ...Read full review
More Stuart Hamblen albums: Main Albums (11), Compilations (3)
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