LOST HIGHWAY

Latest update on 28/06/2013

Artist: Leon Payne
Author: Leon Payne
Label: Capitol
Year: 1947

See also: I Love You Because.

Covers:

1949:

Hank Williams

1958:

Osborne Brothers

1960:

Johnny Horton

1961:

Hank Thompson

1967:

Don Gibson

1972:

Nitty Gritty Dirt Band

1973:

Leon Russell

1983:

Gun Club

1985:

Jason & The Scorchers

1985:

Mekons

1989:

Waterboys

1990s:

Townes Van Zandt [died exactly 44 years after Hank]

1990s:

Jeff Buckley

2001:

Billy Bob Thornton

2006:

Jerry Lee Lewis [with Delaney Bramlett]

2006:

Ramblin' Jack Elliott [as Rake & Ramblin' Boy]

2007:

Lee Rocker

Melody and part of the lyrics borrowed from the English ballad Rake And Rambling Rose. There's a 1928 version by Clayton McMichen's McMichen-Lane String Band, later cut by Riley Puckett, The Carter Family, Joan Baez (as Rake And Rambling Boy) and Long John Baldry.

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