Long Gone Lonesome Blues

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"Long Gone Lonesome Blues" is 1950 song by Hank Williams. The song was Hank Williams' second number one on the Country & Western chart. "Long Gone Lonesome Blues" stayed on the charts for twenty-one weeks, with five weeks at the top of the Country & Western chart. The B-side of the song, entitled, "My Son Calls Another Man Daddy" peaked at number nine on the Country and Western chart.[1]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1950) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles 1

Covers[edit]

  • In 1964, Hank Williams Jr. made his debut on the country chart with his own version of the song, which peaked at number five on the country chart.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 387. 
  2. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 388. 
Preceded by
"Chattanoogie Shoe Shine Boy" by Red Foley
Best Selling Retail Country & Western Records
number one single by Hank Williams with His Drifting Cowboys

April 22, 1950
Succeeded by
"Birmingham Bounce" by Red Foley