Tex Williams
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Smoke! Smoke! Smoke! (That Cigarette)
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Suspicion
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That's What I Like About The West
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Crazy' Cause I Love You
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Life Gets Teejus, Don't It?

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Tex Williams

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Although not nearly as well-known as figures like Bob Wills, the Maddox Brothers, and Merle Travis, Tex Williams was an important Western swing performer. Like all of the aforementioned musicians, he helped develop country music from its rural, acoustic origins to a more danceable, city-fied, and electrified form with a much wider popular appeal. At his peak in the late '40s, he also recorded some of the most enjoyable country swing of his time, distinguished by his talking-blue... Read more

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