Newnan, Georgia, USA
Contemporary Country, New Traditionalist, Neo-Traditionalist Country
Amiable/Good-Natured, Earthy, Confident, Plaintive, Gritty, Earnest, Sentimental, Reflective, Rollicking, Bittersweet, Poignant, Rousing, Fun, Rambunctious, Energetic, Yearning
Alan Eugene Jackson (born October 17, 1958) is an American singer, songwriter and musician, known for blending traditional honky tonk and mainstream country sounds and penning many of his own hits. He has recorded 15 studio albums, three Greatest Hits albums, two Christmas albums, two Gospel albums and several compilations.
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Alan Eugene Jackson
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Alan Eugene Jackson (born October 17, 1958) is an American country music singer, known for blending traditional honky tonk and mainstream country sounds and penning many of his own hits. He has recorded 14 studio albums, three Greatest Hits albums, two Christmas albums, one Gospel album and several compilations, all on the Arista Nashville label. More than 50 of his singles have appeared on Billboard's list of the "Top 30 Country Songs". Of Jackson's entries, 35 were number-one hits, with 50 in the Top 10. He is the recipient of 2 Grammys, 16 CMA Awards, 17 ACM Awards and nominee of multiple other awards. He is a member of the Grand Ole Opry, and was inducted into the Georgia Music Hall of Fame in 2001. Jackson has sold more than 60 million records worldwide.
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"Don't Rock the Jukebox" in 1991
Joseph Eugene Jackson (Daddy Gene)
Ruth Musick (Mama Ruth)
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Arista Nashville, EMI Nashville/Alan's Country Records
Keith Stegall, George Jones, George Strait, Jimmy Buffett, The Wrights, Zac Brown Band, Hank Williams, Jr.
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