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Birth Name: George Glenn Jones
Born: 1931/09/12
Birth Place: Saratoga, Texas, USA
Years Active: 1954 - Present
Genres: Country

George Glenn Jones (born September 12, 1931) is an American country music singer known for his long list of hit records, his distinctive voice and phrasing, and his marriage to Tammy Wynette. Throughout his long career, Jones made headlines often as much for tales of his drinking, stormy relationships with women and violent rages, as for his prolific career of making records and touring. His wild lifestyle led to Jones missing many performances, earning him the nickname "No Show Jones." With the help of his fourth wife, Nancy, he has been sober for many years. The shape of his nose and facial features has given Jones the nickname “The Possum.” His debut album, “Grand Ole Opry's New St... Continue Bio >>


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