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Groupe Country US en juillet 1949 à Nashville et comprenant Don Helms (né le 28 février 1927 à New Brockton (Alabama)), Bob McNett (né le 26 octobre 1925 à Roaring Branch (Pensylvanie)), Jerry Rivers (né le 25 août 1928 à Nashville (Tennessee)) et Hillous B. Butrum (né le 21 avril 1928 à Lafayette (Tennessee)), puis sont venus Cedric Rainwater, Bobby Andrews, Jimmy Heap Jr. et Sammy Pruett. Ce fut le groupe qui accompagna Hank Williams.

Talents : Don Helms : Steel Guitar, Vocalss - Bob McNett : Guitar, Vocalss - Jerry Rivers : Fiddle, Vocalss - Hillous B. Butrum : String Bass puis Cedric Rainwater : String Bass - Bobby Andrews : String Bass, Lead Vocalss - Jimmy Heap Jr. : Drums - Sammy Pruett ::Guitar

Style musical : Traditional Country, Honky Tonk

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MANSION ON THE HILL (1969)

Years in activity :

1910 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 2000

DISCOGRAPHY

Singles

04/1953 SP MGM K 11497 (US) Corn Crib / Mud Hut
10/1953 SP MGM K 11590 (US) Canal Street Parade / Swing Shift Boogie
02/1954 SP MGM K 11691 (US) Fish Tail / Rock Point
1963 SP SIMS 137 (US) Hillous BUTRUM - Vigah / The Legend Of Uncle Sam 
12/1977 SP EPIC 8-50498 (US) Jim OWEN & The DRIFTING COWBOYS - Gift In The Name Of Love / Lovesick Blues
04/1978 SP EPIC 8-50543 (US) Rag Mop / Mud Hut
1981 SP DELTA 11141 (US)

HANK WILLIAMS' ORIGINAL DRIFTING COWBOYS - I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry / Hey, Good Lookin'

1983 SP DELTA 1146 (US) HANK WILLIAMS' ORIGINAL DRIFTING COWBOYS - Tumbling Tumbleweeds/ White Silver Sands



Albums

1969 LP 12" MGM SE-4626 (US) WE REMEMBER HANK WILLIAMS - Cold Cold Heart / Honky Tonkin' / On The Banks Of The Old Ponchartrain / I Just Don't Like This Kind Of Livin' / Mansion On The Hill / Window Shopping / Pan American / Wedding Bells / There'll Be No Teardrops Tonight / May You Never Be Alone / Take These Chains From My Heart
1977 LP 12" WESTWOOD WRS 140 (US) THE BEST OF HANK WILLIAMS ORIGINAL DRIFTING COWBOYS - LIVE ON RADIO! - Rag Mop / I Thought I Heard You Calling My Name / Remington Ride / I'd Trade All Of My Tomorrows / Whistling Rufus / You're That Something Special / Cimmaron / Blues Stay Away From Me / Slew Foot / If I Could Hear My Mother Pray Again / There Be No Teardrops Tonight / San Antonio Rose
1977 2 LP 12" EPIC PEG-34852 (US) A SONG FOR US ALL - A SALUTE TO HANK WILLIAMS - JIM OWEN - THE DRIFTING COWBOYS - Narrative Introduction By Ron HUNTSMAN / Your Cheatin’ Heart / Hey, Good Lookin’ / Cold, Cold Heart / Long Haired Country Boy / Sing Me A Sad Song, Hank Williams / Take These Chains From My Heart / I Saw The Light / Wedding Bells / Corn Crib / Settin’ The Woods On Fire / My Heart Would Know / Rag Mop / Move It On Over / Why Should We Try Anymore? / Black Mountain Rag / Lovesick Blues / Mud Hut / Long Gone Lonesome Blues / Jambalaya (On The Bayou) / A Gift In The Name Of Love
1979 LP 12" BOLL-WEEVIL BW111 (US) THE BEST OF HANK WILLIAMS ORIGINAL DRIFTING COWBOYS - LIVE ON RADIO! - I Thought I Heard You Calling My Name / There’ll Be No Teardrops Tonight / Remington Ride / I’ll Trade All Of My Tomorrows / San Antonio Rose / Cimarron / Blues Stay Away From Me / Slewfoot / You’re My Special Something / I heard My Mother Call My Name In Prayer / Whistling Rufus / Ragmop
1979 2 LP 12" STANDING STONE SSDC-1234 (US) THE DRIFTING COWBOYS' TRIBUTE TO HANK WILLIAMS - Move It On Over / Mansion On The Hill / You Win Again / Cold, Cold Heart / Hey, Good Lookin' / Jambalaya / Your Cheatin' Heart / Kawliga / I Can't Help It If I'm Still In Love With You / May You Never Be Alone Like Me / Are You Walking And Talking With The Lord? / When God Comes And Gathers His Jewels / Calling You / Sing, Sing, Sing / The Funeral / Jesus Is Calling / Jesus Remembered Me / House Of Gold / How Can You Refuse Him Now? / I Saw The Light / Instrumental Closing
1980? LP 12" LOOK LK 10012 (US) SING ALONG WITH HANK WILLIAMS ORIGINAL DRIFTING COWBOYS
1981 LP 12" DELTA DLP-1114 (US) CLASSIC INSTRUMENTALS - HANK WILLIAMS' ORIGINAL DRIFTING COWBOYS - Your Cheatin’Heart / I Saw The Light / I’m So Lonesome I Could Cry / Kaw-Liga / Jambalaya / I Can’t Help It / Hey, Good Lookin‘ / Cold, Cold Heart / You Win Again / A Mansion On The Hill
1983 LP 12" DELTA DLP-1146 (US) HANK WILLIAMS' ORIGINAL DRIFTING COWBOYS BAND - One More Time Around / Somebody’s Back In Town / Slow poke / A Habit I Can’t Break / San Antonio Rose / Tumbling Tumbleweeds / A Song About Cowboys / Waitin’For The Teardrops / Somebody Gave Me This Day / White Silver Sands / If The Good Lord’s Willing
06/2000 CD LANDMARK 3514 (US) HANK WILLIAMS INSTRUMENTALS - ORIGINAL DRIFTING COWBOYS BAND - Your Cheatin' Heart  / I Saw The Light / I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry / Kaw-Liga / Jambalaya (On The Bayou) / I Can't Help It (If I'm Still In Love With You) / Hey, Good Lookin' / Cold, Cold Heart / You Win Again / A Mansion On The Hill

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