Johnny Hicks

Johnny Hicks

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Hamburger Hop (Album Version)
Hamburger Hop


Johnny Hicks


b. 19 May 1918, on a farm near Kansas City, Missouri, USA, d. 9 April 1997, Carmel, California, USA. While attending the University of Texas, in 1938, Hicks was offered an announcing job on a local Austin station. It turned out to be with the country music programme of Wilbert Lee O'Daniel, then Governor of Texas. In 1941, he worked as a disc jockey and sang on KABC San Antonio and WBAP Fort Worth, where working with Ernest Tubb converted him completely to country music. He relo... Read more

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