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Jimmy Dean - Big Bad John album mp3

  • Performer: Jimmy Dean
  • Genre: Rock
  • Title: Big Bad John
  • Released: 1961
  • Style: Country Rock
  • Country: US
  • MP3 version size: 1297 mb
  • FLAC version size: 1674 mb
  • Rating: 4.3
  • Votes: 340


Текст песни: Ev’ry mornin' at the mine you could see him arrive He stood six foot six and weighed two forty five Kinda broad at the shoulder and narrow at the hip And everybody knew ya didn’t give no lip to Big John.

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Jimmy Dean - (August 10, 1928 – June 13, 2010) Birth name: Jimmy Ray Dean Birth place: Plainview, Texas Place of death: Varina, Virginia (at 81 years old). Per the notes written on the back of the JIMMY DEAN: BIG BAD JOHN AND OTHER FABULOUS SONGS AND TALES (Columbia LP 1735) record jacket, it states: "Jimmy Dean had been thinking for some time of writing a song about a PAUL BUNYAN-like hero. He began writing the lyrics at home, but never quite finished them, because he had to fly to Nashville, Tennessee for a recording session with veteran Columbia producer, Don Law.

Big Bad John" is a country song originally performed by Jimmy Dean, who wrote and composed in collaboration with Roy Acuff. It was released in September 1961 and by the beginning of November it had gone to number one on the Billboard Hot 100. It won Dean the 1962 Grammy Award for Best Country & Western Recording, and was nominated for the Grammy Award for Song of the Year.

Album: Greatest Hits (1961). Charted: 2 1. Get the Sheet Music License This Song. Jimmy Dean wrote this about fellow actor John Mentoe ("Destry Rides Again"), who was 6' 5" tall. According to Dean's roommate (at the time), the song was intended to be a joke. Floyd Cramer ("Last Date") was hired to play the piano on the recording, but wound up hitting a chunk of steel with a hammer instead .

Big Bad John and Other Fabulous Songs and Tales, 1961. Big Bad John and Other Fabulous Songs and Tales, 1961.

Big John, Big John) Big Bad John (Big John). Nobody seemed to know where John called home He just drifted into town and stayed all alone He didn't say much, he kinda quiet and shy And if you spoke at all, he just said, "Hi" to Big John. Somebody said he came from New Orleans Where he got in a fight over a Cajun Queen And a crashin' blow from a huge right hand Sent a Louisiana fellow to the Promised Land, Big John. Big John, Big John) Big Bad John (Big John).

Big Bad John - The Original LP Plus All His Hit Singles 1953-1962 Audio CD. Jimmy Dean. Big Bad John is one of the best ones on there. Then theres the song which was the original flip side of that I Wont Go Hunting With You Jake But IIIll Go Chasing Women. We also have his versions of Billy Grammers Gotta Travel On Tennessee Ernie Fords Sixteen Tons and Tex Williams Smoke Smoke Smoke That Cigarette although I like Phil Harriss version better.

Big Bad John- Jimmy Dean 2008. 2:30 (Big Bad John p. ) "The Cajun Queen" 1962.

Album · 1961 · 14 Songs. Louisianna Legends: Big Bad John and Other Tales. Jimmy Dean's Greatest Hits. All-Time Greatest Hits (Re-Recorded Versions).

Tracklist Hide Credits

A Big Bad John
Written-By – Dean*
B I Won't Go Huntin' With You Jake (But I'll Go Chasin' Wimmin)
Written-By – Hamblen*

Companies, etc.

  • Pressed By – Philips Phonografische Industrie

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society (Side A): GEMA BIEM
  • Rights Society (Side B): PM
  • Matrix / Runout (Label A): AA 322 811.1 F
  • Matrix / Runout (Label B): AA 322 811.2 F
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout A [stamped]): ✶ AA322811 1F//2 Made in Germany B 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout B [stamped]): ✶ AA322811 2F Made in Germany A 1

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
4-42175 Jimmy Dean Big John ‎(7", Single) Columbia 4-42175 US 1961
322 811 BF Jimmy Dean Big Bad John ‎(7", Single) Philips 322 811 BF Netherlands 1961
PB.1187 Jimmy Dean Big Bad John ‎(7", Single, Thr) Philips PB.1187 UK 1961
4-42175 Jimmy Dean Big Bad John ‎(7", Single, Promo) Columbia 4-42175 US 1961
PB 1187 Jimmy Dean Big Bad John ‎(7", Single, Thr) Philips PB 1187 UK 1961