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Jack Green

Jack Henry Greene (January 7, 1930 – March 14, 2013) was an American country musician. Nicknamed the "Jolly Greene Giant" due to his height and deep voice, Greene was a long time member of the Grand Ole Opry. A three-time Grammy Award nominee, Greene is best known for his 1966 hit, "There Goes My Everything". The song dominated the Country music charts for nearly two months in 1967 and earned Greene "Male Vocalist of the Year", "Single of the Year", "Album of the Year" and "Song of the Year" honors from the Country Music Association. Greene had a total of five No. 1 country hits and three others that reached the top ten. Billboard magazine named Greene one of the Top 100 "Most Played Artists".

Birth and Death Data: Born January 7, 1930 (Maryville), Died March 14, 2013 (Nashville)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1958 - 1972

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, drums

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Recordings (Results 76-100 of 300 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca NA 13394 4/19/1965 Waltz across Texas-1 The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, drums  
Decca NA 13395 4/19/1965 Honeymoon with the blues The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, drums  
Decca NA 13396 4/19/1965 Afraid to care The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, drums  
Decca NA 13397 4/19/1965 Big beaver The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, drums  
Decca NA 13402 4/20/1965 Cocoanut Grove (Instrumental) The Texas Troubadours instrumentalist, drums  
Decca NA 13403 4/20/1965 What am I bid The Texas Troubadours instrumentalist, drums  
Decca NA 13404 4/20/1965 Lost highway The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, drums  
Decca NA 13405 4/20/1965 After the boy gets the girl The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, drums  
Decca NA 13638 6/21/1965 Blue Christmas tree The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, drums  
Decca NA 13639 6/21/1965 Who's gonna be your Santa Claus this year The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, drums  
Decca NA 13640 6/21/1965 What am I bid The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, drums  
Decca NA 13731 9/28/1965 It's for God and country The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, drums  
Decca NA 13732 9/28/1965 You'll still be in my heart The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, drums  
Decca NA 13733 9/28/1965 Forgive me The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, drums  
Decca NA 13830 12/17/1965 It's another world The Wilburn Brothers instrumentalist, drums  
Decca NA 13831 12/17/1965 The Knoxville girl The Wilburn Brothers instrumentalist, drums  
Decca NA 13832 12/17/1965 Hunt the coon tonight Harold Morrison instrumentalist, drums  
Decca NA 13833 12/17/1965 The home you're tearin' down Loretta Lynn instrumentalist, drums  
Decca NA 13834 12/17/1965 There's gonna be some changes made around here Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, drums  
Decca NA 13835 12/17/1965 The legend of the big river train The Wilburn Brothers instrumentalist, drums  
Decca NA 13836 12/17/1965 Bring me back my heart The Wilburn Brothers instrumentalist, drums  
Decca NA 13837 12/17/1965 Look who's lonely Loretta Lynn instrumentalist, drums  
Decca NA 13838 12/17/1965 All I have for you, Mom The Wilburn Brothers instrumentalist, drums  
Decca NA 13839 12/17/1965 You'll never get a better chance Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, drums  
Decca NA 13840 12/17/1965 Hey Mr. Bluebird-1 Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, drums  
(Results 76-100 of 300 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Greene, Jack," accessed January 30, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/204029.

Greene, Jack. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 30, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/204029.

"Greene, Jack." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 30 January 2023.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/204029

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