Cal Smith
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Country Bumpkin
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The Lord Knows I'm Drinking
3
Drinking Champagne
4
Oklahoma Hills
5
I've Found Someone On My Own

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Cal Smith

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Singer Cal Smith emerged from Ernest Tubb's band and enjoyed several hits of his own between the late '60s and mid-'70s. His best-known song was the sentimental "Country Bumpkin," but his gritty baritone voice was equally suited to more acid material such as "The Lord Knows I'm Drinking," a sharp denunciation of small-town religious self-righteousness. Smith was born Calvin Grant Shofner in Oklahoma but grew up in the San Francisco Bay area. A guitar player since childhood, he s... Read more

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