QUESTION:  “Honky Tonk Blues” was a hit in 1952 for Hank Williams and then a cover version of the same song went to number one on Billboard’s Hot Country Singles chart in April 1980.  Who recorded that version?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ANSWER:  Charley Pride.  Many other artists have released cover versions of “Honky Tonk Blues” including, The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Huey Lewis and the News, Hank Williams, Jr. and the Kentucky Headhunters.

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