David Lynn Jones

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David Lynn Jones
Born (1950-01-15) January 15, 1950 (age 66)
Origin Bexar, Arkansas, USA
Genres Country
Occupation(s) Singer-songwriter
Instruments Vocals, bass
Years active 1987-present
Labels Mercury, Liberty
Associated acts Willie Nelson

David Lynn Jones (born January 15, 1950 in Bexar, Arkansas) is an American country music singer-songwriter. Between 1987 and 1994, Jones released four studio albums. He also charted four singles on Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart. His highest charting single, "Bonnie Jean (Little Sister)," peaked at number ten in 1987.

As a songwriter, Jones wrote "Living in the Promiseland," a number one hit for Willie Nelson in 1986.



Title Album details Peak positions
US Country
Hard Times on Easy Street 28
Wood, Wind and Stone
  • Release date: 1990
  • Label: Mercury Records
Mixed Emotions
Play by Ear
  • Release date: April 5, 1994
  • Label: Liberty Records
"—" denotes releases that did not chart


Year Single Peak chart
US Country CAN Country
1987 "Bonnie Jean (Little Sister)" 10 9 Hard Times on Easy Street
1988 "High Ridin' Heroes" (with Waylon Jennings) 14 12
"The Rogue" 36 66
"Tonight in America" 66
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

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