Old School: Lefty Frizzell

Saginaw, Michigan – Lefty Frizzell (1964)

Lefty Frizzell
(1928-1975)

Genre: Country / Honky tonk
Origin: Corsicana > Texas > US
Career: 1942-1975
Tidbit: Born William Frizzell, this prolific songwriter held the distinction of landing four songs in the Country Top 10 at the same time in 1951: A feat not exceeded on any chart until the Beatles scored five in 1964. Frizzell was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame and Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame.

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