Singer

Merle Haggard

  • Apr 06, 1937 - Apr 06, 2016 (age 79)
  • 5' 9" (1.75 m)
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2016
Merle Haggard
PersonalApril 2016

Merle Haggard

Merle Haggard passed away.
2015
Django and Jimmie
AlbumJun 1, 2015

Django and Jimmie

Django and Jimmie is the sixth and final collaborative studio …
Django and Jimmie is the sixth and final collaborative studio album by American country music artists Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard. It was released on June 2, 2015, by Legacy Recordings. The album was Haggard's final studio album prior to his death in April 2016.
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SongJun 1, 2015

Swinging Doors
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Musical Event of the Year
Nomination2015

Musical Event of the Year

Nominated for "Django and Jimmie".
Country Music Association Award
2012
SongJul 10, 2012

I Think I'll Just Stay Here and Drink
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2011
Working in Tennessee
AlbumOct 4, 2011

Working in Tennessee

Working in Tennessee is the sixty-third and final solo studio …
Working in Tennessee is the sixty-third and final solo studio album by American country music artist Merle Haggard. It was released on October 4, 2011 by Vanguard Records. This is also the second Merle Haggard album released by Vanguard.
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2010
I Am What I Am
AlbumApr 20, 2010

I Am What I Am

I Am What I Am is the sixty-second studio album by American …
I Am What I Am is the sixty-second studio album by American country music artist Merle Haggard. It was released on April 20, 2010 by Vanguard Records. The album peaked at number 18 on the Billboard Top Country Albums chart.
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Award2010

Kennedy Center Honors

Won Kennedy Center Honors.
2007
The Bluegrass Sessions
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AlbumJan 1, 2007

The Bluegrass Sessions

The Bluegrass Sessions is …
The Bluegrass Sessions is the sixty-first studio album by American country music singer and songwriter Merle Haggard. This album was released on October 2, 2007, on the McCoury Music and Hag Records. The bulk of the album was cut live in the studio in one day, with very little overdubbing. Guests include Alison Krauss, Marty Stuart and dobro virtuoso Rob Ickes. It was produced by Ronnie Reno, former rhythm guitarist of The Strangers.
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2006
Nomination2006

Musical Event of the Year

Nominated for "Politically Uncorrect".
Country Music Association Award
2005
Award2005

Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award

Won Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award.
Nomination2005

Best Country Collaboration with Vocals

Nominated for "Politically Uncorrect".
Grammy Award
Nomination2005

Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award

Nominated for Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award.
2004
Nomination2004

Best Country Collaboration with Vocals

Nominated for "Pancho and Lefty".
Grammy Award
SongJan 1, 2004

Okie From Muskogee
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Nomination2004

Best Country Collaboration with Vocals

Nominated for "Politically Uncorrect".
Grammy Award
2003
Nomination2003

Best Country Collaboration with Vocals

Nominated for "Pancho and Lefty".
Grammy Award
2001
Mama Tried
AlbumOct 23, 2001

Mama Tried

Mama Tried is the seventh studio album by American country …
Mama Tried is the seventh studio album by American country music singer and songwriter Merle Haggard and The Strangers, released on Capitol Records in 1968. It reached number 4 on Billboard's country albums chart. The title song was one of Haggard's biggest hit singles and won the Grammy Hall of Fame Award in 1999.
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Nomination2001

Best Southern, Country or Bluegrass Go…

Nominated for "Two Old Friends".
Grammy Award
2000
SongOct 10, 2000

If I Could Only Fly
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If I Could Only Fly
AlbumOct 10, 2000

If I Could Only Fly

If I Could Only Fly is the fiftieth studio album by American …
If I Could Only Fly is the fiftieth studio album by American country singer Merle Haggard, released in 2000. The album reached number 26 on the Billboard Country albums chart. The title song is a cover of a 1979 song recorded by Texas songwriter Blaze Foley. Haggard had previously recorded the song as a duet with American country singer Willie Nelson on their 1987 album, Seashores of Old Mexico, peaking at number 58 on the 1987 Billboard Hot Country Songs singles chart.
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SongJan 1, 2000

The Way I Am
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1999
Nomination1999

Vocal Event of the Year

Nominated for "Same Old Train".
Country Music Association Award
1998
Nomination1998

Vocal Event of the Year

Nominated for "Same Old Train".
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1998

Best Country Collaboration with Vocals

Nominated for "Same Old Train".
Grammy Award
Award1998

Best Country Collaboration with Vocals

Won award for "Same Old Train".
Grammy Award
Grammy Hall of Fame
Award1998

Grammy Hall of Fame

Won award for "Mama Tried".
1996
Down Every Road
AlbumApr 2, 1996

Down Every Road

Down Every Road 1962–1994 is a compilation album by …
Down Every Road 1962–1994 is a compilation album by American country singer Merle Haggard, released in 1996. It covers music from his earliest work in the early 1960s to his Epic releases of the late 1980s. The boxed set includes three CDs of material recorded for Capitol (up to 1977) and one of Haggard's later MCA and Epic recordings.
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1996
AlbumJan 23, 1996

1996

1996 is the forty-ninth studio album by American country singer …
1996 is the forty-ninth studio album by American country singer Merle Haggard, released in 1996. It was his last studio album on the Curb Records label, and was considered something of a return to form for Haggard despite poor sales.
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1994
1994
AlbumMar 22, 1994

1994

1994 is the forty-eighth studio album by American country …
1994 is the forty-eighth studio album by American country singer Merle Haggard, released in 1994.
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Nomination1994

Album of the Year

Nominated for "Tribute to the music of Bob Wills and The Texas Playboys".
Country Music Association Award
1993
Theresa Ann Lane
MarriageSeptember 1993

Theresa Ann Lane

Married Theresa Ann Lane.
1991
Award1991

American Music Award of Merit

Won American Music Award of Merit.
1987
Chill Factor
AlbumJan 1, 1987

Chill Factor

Chill Factor is the forty-fourth studio album by American country …
Chill Factor is the forty-fourth studio album by American country music singer Merle Haggard, with backing by The Strangers, released on the Epic label in 1987.
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1985
Debbie Parret
MarriageJune 1985

Debbie Parret

Married Debbie Parret.
SongJan 1, 1985

Working Man Blues
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1984
Nomination1984

Best Male Country Vocal Performance

Nominated for Grammy …
Nominated for Grammy Award for Best Male Country Vocal Performance.
Grammy Award
Nomination1984

Male Vocalist of the Year

Nominated for Country Music …
Nominated for Country Music Association Award for Male Vocalist of the Year.
Country Music Association Award
Best Male Country Vocal Performance
Nomination1984

Best Male Country Vocal Performance

Nominated for "That's the Way Love Goes".
Grammy Award
Award1984

Best Male Country Vocal Performance

Won Grammy Award for Best …
Won Grammy Award for Best Male Country Vocal Performance.
Grammy Award
Best Male Country Vocal Performance
Award1984

Best Male Country Vocal Performance

Won award for "That's the Way Love Goes".
Grammy Award
Favorite Country Album
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Nomination1984

Favorite Country Album

Nominated for "Pancho & Lefty".
American Music Award
Album of the Year
Nomination1984

Album of the Year

Nominated for "That's the Way Love Goes".
Country Music Association Award
1983
Single of the Year
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Nomination1983

Single of the Year

Nominated for "Pancho & Lefty".
Country Music Association Award
Nomination1983

Male Vocalist of the Year

Nominated for Country Music …
Nominated for Country Music Association Award for Male Vocalist of the Year.
Country Music Association Award
Nomination1983

Best Country Performance by a Duo or …

Nominated for Grammy …
Nominated for Grammy Award for Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal.
Grammy Award
Nomination1983

Best Country Performance by a Duo or …

Nominated for "Pancho and Lefty".
Grammy Award
Nomination1983

Entertainer of the Year

Nominated for Country Music …
Nominated for Country Music Association Award for Entertainer of the Year.
Country Music Association Award
Nomination1983

Vocal Duo of the Year

Nominated for Country Music …
Nominated for Country Music Association Award for Vocal Duo of the Year.
Country Music Association Award
Nomination1983

Album of the Year

Nominated for Country Music Association Award for Album …
Nominated for Country Music Association Award for Album of the Year.
Country Music Association Award
Award1983

Vocal Duo of the Year

Won Country Music …
Won Country Music Association Award for Vocal Duo of the Year.
Country Music Association Award
Single Record of the Year
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Nomination1983

Single Record of the Year

Nominated for "Pancho & Lefty".
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1983

Male Vocalist of the Year

Nominated for Academy of …
Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Male Vocalist of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Album of the Year
Nomination1983

Album of the Year

Nominated for "Going Where the Lonely Go".
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1983

Album of the Year

Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Album of …
Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Album of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Heart to Heart
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AlbumJan 1, 1983

Heart to Heart

Heart to Heart is a duet album by Merle Haggard and Leona …
Heart to Heart is a duet album by Merle Haggard and Leona Williams with backing by The Strangers, released in June 1983 on Mercury Records. It reached number 44 on the Billboard Country music chart.
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Nomination1983

Vocal Duo of the Year

Nominated for Academy of …
Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Vocal Duo of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
1982
Nomination1982

Male Vocalist of the Year

Nominated for Academy of …
Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Male Vocalist of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Pancho & Lefty
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AlbumJan 1, 1982

Pancho & Lefty

Pancho & Lefty is a honky tonk album by outlaw country …
Pancho & Lefty is a honky tonk album by outlaw country musicians Merle Haggard and Willie Nelson, released in 1983. Original vinyl copies from 1983 give the album's title as "Poncho & Lefty" on the cover, as well as on the inner sleeve and the record label; the album's title track is similarly rendered "Poncho & Lefty" on the cover, inner sleeve, and label. Later editions correct the title to the intended "Pancho & Lefty". They are backed by Don Markham of The Strangers.
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A Taste of Yesterday's Wine
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AlbumJan 1, 1982

A Taste of Yesterday's Wine

A Taste of Yesterday's Wine …
A Taste of Yesterday's Wine is an album by the American country music artists George Jones and Merle Haggard, released in 1982. They are backed by Don Markham and Jimmy Belken of The Strangers. The album includes the song "Silver Eagle", written by Gary Church, also of The Strangers]. This was their first album together; their next album together, Kickin' Out the Footlights...Again, did not come until 24 years later in 2006.
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Award1982

Song of the Year

Won award for "Are the Good Times Really Over (I Wish a Buck Was Still Silver)".
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1982

Vocal Duo of the Year

Nominated for Academy of …
Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Vocal Duo of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1982

Male Vocalist of the Year

Nominated for Country Music …
Nominated for Country Music Association Award for Male Vocalist of the Year.
Country Music Association Award
Album of the Year
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Nomination1982

Album of the Year

Nominated for "Big City".
Country Music Association Award
Nomination1982

Song of the Year

Nominated for "Are the Good Times Really Over (I Wish a Buck Was Still Silver)".
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1982

Vocal Duo of the Year

Nominated for Country Music …
Nominated for Country Music Association Award for Vocal Duo of the Year.
Country Music Association Award
1981
Song of the Year
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Nomination1981

Song of the Year

Nominated for "My Favorite Memory".
Academy of Country Music Award
Award1981

Male Vocalist of the Year

Won Academy of Country …
Won Academy of Country Music Award for Male Vocalist of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1981

Male Vocalist of the Year

Nominated for Academy of …
Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Male Vocalist of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
1980
Back to the Barrooms
AlbumOct 10, 1980

Back to the Barrooms

Back to the Barrooms is the 31st studio album by American …
Back to the Barrooms is the 31st studio album by American country singer Merle Haggard, released in October 1980. He is backed by Norm Hamlet and Don Markham of The Strangers.
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Bronco Billy
TV ShowJun 11, 1980

Bronco Billy

"Bronco" Billy McCoy (Clint Eastwood) is the proud …
"Bronco" Billy McCoy (Clint Eastwood) is the proud owner of a small travelling Wild West show. But the business isn't doing too well. For the past six months, he hasn't paid his employees. At a gas station he picks up Antoinette Lily (Sondra Locke), a stuck-up blonde from a rich family, who was left behind without a penny by her husband John Arlington (Geoffrey Lewis) on their wedding night. Billy likes her looks and hires her as his assistant. She seems to bring them bad luck and the business gets even worse. In these hard times, she loses her reluctance and starts to like her new way of life, and Bronco Billy.
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1979
Serving 190 Proof
AlbumMay 18, 1979

Serving 190 Proof

Serving 190 Proof is the 29th studio album by American country …
Serving 190 Proof is the 29th studio album by American country singer Merle Haggard, released in May 1979. It reached Number 17 on the Billboard Country album chart. Four singles were released and all peaked at number 4 on the Billboard Country Singles chart — "Heaven Was A Drink Of Wine", "I Must Have Done Something Bad", "My Own Kind Of Hat" and "Red Bandana".
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Nomination1979

Favorite Country Male Artist

Nominated for American …
Nominated for American Music Award for Favorite Country Male Artist.
American Music Award
1978
Leona Williams
MarriageOctober 1978

Leona Williams

Leona Belle Helton (born January 7, 1943 in Vienna, Missouri, …
Leona Belle Helton (born January 7, 1943 in Vienna, Missouri, United States) is an American country music singer known professionally as Leona Williams. Active since 1958, Williams has been a backing musician for Loretta Lynn and Merle Haggard and The Strangers, to whom she was married between 1978 and 1983. She also charted eight times on Hot Country Songs, with her only Top 40 hit being a duet with Haggard titled "The Bull and the Beaver."
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Nomination1978

Male Vocalist of the Year

Nominated for Academy of …
Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Male Vocalist of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Song of the Year
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Nomination1978

Song of the Year

Nominated for "I'm Always on a Mountain When I Fall".
Academy of Country Music Award
1977
Ramblin' Fever
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AlbumFeb 1, 1977

Ramblin' Fever

Ramblin' Fever is the 22nd studio album by American country …
Ramblin' Fever is the 22nd studio album by American country singer Merle Haggard, released in 1977. It was his first on the MCA label after recording for Capitol Records since 1965. It was also his first album without crediting The Strangers. It reached Number 5 on the Country album chart. Ramblin' Fever was reissued on CD in 2002.
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Nomination1977

Entertainer of the Year

Nominated for Country Music …
Nominated for Country Music Association Award for Entertainer of the Year.
Country Music Association Award
Nomination1977

Song of the Year

Nominated for "From Graceland to the Promised Land".
Academy of Country Music Award
1976
Nomination1976

Favorite Country Male Artist

Nominated for American …
Nominated for American Music Award for Favorite Country Male Artist.
American Music Award
1975
Nomination1975

Male Vocalist of the Year

Nominated for Academy of …
Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Male Vocalist of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Favorite Country Song
Nomination1975

Favorite Country Song

Nominated for "If We Make It Through December".
American Music Award
Album of the Year
Nomination1975

Album of the Year

Nominated for "Keep Movin' On".
Academy of Country Music Award
1974
Award1974

Male Vocalist of the Year

Won Academy of Country …
Won Academy of Country Music Award for Male Vocalist of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Song of the Year
Nomination1974

Song of the Year

Nominated for "If We Make It Through December".
Country Music Association Award
Nomination1974

Song of the Year

Nominated for "Things Aren't Funny Anymore".
Academy of Country Music Award
Album of the Year
Nomination1974

Album of the Year

Nominated for "Merle Haggard Presents His 30th Album".
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1974

Entertainer of the Year

Nominated for Academy of …
Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Entertainer of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1974

Male Vocalist of the Year

Nominated for Academy of …
Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Male Vocalist of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1974

Favorite Country Male Artist

Nominated for American …
Nominated for American Music Award for Favorite Country Male Artist.
American Music Award
Album of the Year
Nomination1974

Album of the Year

Nominated for "If We Make It Through December".
Country Music Association Award
Nomination1974

Male Vocalist of the Year

Nominated for Country Music …
Nominated for Country Music Association Award for Male Vocalist of the Year.
Country Music Association Award
Nomination1974

Best Country Song

Nominated for "If We Make it Through December".
Grammy Award
Nomination1974

Single Record of the Year

Nominated for Academy of …
Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Single Record of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
1973
Nomination1973

Male Vocalist of the Year

Nominated for Country Music …
Nominated for Country Music Association Award for Male Vocalist of the Year.
Country Music Association Award
Nomination1973

Entertainer of the Year

Nominated for Country Music …
Nominated for Country Music Association Award for Entertainer of the Year.
Country Music Association Award
Nomination1973

Album of the Year

Nominated for "I Love Dixie Blues".
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1973

Entertainer of the Year

Nominated for Academy of …
Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Entertainer of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1973

Male Vocalist of the Year

Nominated for Academy of …
Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Male Vocalist of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Single Record of the Year
Nomination1973

Single Record of the Year

Nominated for "If We Make It Through December".
Academy of Country Music Award
Song of the Year
Nomination1973

Song of the Year

Nominated for "If We Make It Through December".
Academy of Country Music Award
1972
Nomination1972

Male Vocalist of the Year

Nominated for Country Music …
Nominated for Country Music Association Award for Male Vocalist of the Year.
Country Music Association Award
Best Male Country Vocal Performance
Nomination1972

Best Male Country Vocal Performance

Nominated for "It's Not Love (But It's Not Bad)".
Grammy Award
Album of the Year
Nomination1972

Album of the Year

Nominated for "Let Me Tell You About a Song".
Country Music Association Award
Nomination1972

Entertainer of the Year

Nominated for Country Music …
Nominated for Country Music Association Award for Entertainer of the Year.
Country Music Association Award
Nomination1972

Album of the Year

Nominated for "The Best of the Best of Merle Haggard".
Academy of Country Music Award
Album of the Year
Nomination1972

Album of the Year

Nominated for "It's Not Love (But It's Not Bad)".
Academy of Country Music Award
Album of the Year
Award1972

Album of the Year

Won award for "Let Me Tell You About a Song".
Country Music Association Award
Award1972

Male Vocalist of the Year

Won Academy of Country …
Won Academy of Country Music Award for Male Vocalist of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1972

Entertainer of the Year

Nominated for Academy of …
Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Entertainer of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1972

Male Vocalist of the Year

Nominated for Academy of …
Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Male Vocalist of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Album of the Year
Nomination1972

Album of the Year

Nominated for "Let Me Tell You About a Song".
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1972

Single Record of the Year

Nominated for Academy of …
Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Single Record of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
1971
Someday We'll Look Back
AlbumAug 9, 1971

Someday We'll Look Back

Someday We'll Look Back is …
Someday We'll Look Back is the thirteenth studio album by American recording artist Merle Haggard and The Strangers, released in 1971. It reached number 4 on the Billboard country albums chart.
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Hag
AlbumApr 22, 1971

Hag

Hag is the twelfth studio album by Merle Haggard and The …
Hag is the twelfth studio album by Merle Haggard and The Strangers released on Capitol Records in 1971. It became his fifth album to top the Billboard country album charts. It also reached number 66 on the pop albums chart.
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Album of the Year
Nomination1971

Album of the Year

Nominated for "A Tribute to the Best Damn Fiddle Player in the World".
Country Music Association Award
Nomination1971

Male Vocalist of the Year

Nominated for Country Music …
Nominated for Country Music Association Award for Male Vocalist of the Year.
Country Music Association Award
Nomination1971

Entertainer of the Year

Nominated for Country Music …
Nominated for Country Music Association Award for Entertainer of the Year.
Country Music Association Award
Nomination1971

Song of the Year

Nominated for "Carolyn".
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1971

Single Record of the Year

Nominated for Academy of …
Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Single Record of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1971

Entertainer of the Year

Nominated for Academy of …
Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Entertainer of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Album of the Year
Nomination1971

Album of the Year

Nominated for "Someday We'll Look Back".
Academy of Country Music Award
Album of the Year
Nomination1971

Album of the Year

Nominated for "Hag".
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1971

Male Vocalist of the Year

Nominated for Academy of …
Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Male Vocalist of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
1970
A Tribute to the Best Damn Fiddle Player in the World
AlbumNov 16, 1970

A Tribute to the Best Damn Fiddle Playe…

A Tribute to the Best Damn …
A Tribute to the Best Damn Fiddle Player in the World (or, My Salute to Bob Wills) is the eleventh studio album by Merle Haggard backed by The Strangers, released in 1970.
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The Fightin' Side of Me
AlbumJul 6, 1970

The Fightin' Side of Me

The Fightin' Side of Me is the …
The Fightin' Side of Me is the second live album by Merle Haggard and The Strangers, released in 1970. Like the song "Okie from Muskogee" led to a quickly released album, The Fightin' Side of Me was also quickly released because of the run of success of Haggard's patriotic hit single "The Fightin' Side of Me".
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Single of the Year
Nomination1970

Single of the Year

Nominated for "The Fightin' Side of Me".
Country Music Association Award
Song of the Year
Nomination1970

Song of the Year

Nominated for "The Fightin' Side of Me".
Country Music Association Award
Nomination1970

Vocal Duo of the Year

Nominated for Country Music …
Nominated for Country Music Association Award for Vocal Duo of the Year.
Country Music Association Award
Best Country Song
Nomination1970

Best Country Song

Nominated for "The Fightin' Side of Me".
Grammy Award
Best Male Country Vocal Performance
Nomination1970

Best Male Country Vocal Performance

Nominated for "Okie from Muskogee".
Grammy Award
Single of the Year
Award1970

Single of the Year

Won award for "Okie from Muskogee".
Country Music Association Award
Song of the Year
Nomination1970

Song of the Year

Nominated for "Okie from Muskogee".
Country Music Association Award
Award1970

Male Vocalist of the Year

Won Country Music …
Won Country Music Association Award for Male Vocalist of the Year.
Country Music Association Award
Award1970

Entertainer of the Year

Won Country Music …
Won Country Music Association Award for Entertainer of the Year.
Country Music Association Award
Award1970

Album of the Year

Won Country Music Association Award for Album of the Year.
Country Music Association Award
Single of the Year
Nomination1970

Single of the Year

Nominated for "Okie from Muskogee".
Country Music Association Award
Award1970

Male Vocalist of the Year

Won Academy of Country …
Won Academy of Country Music Award for Male Vocalist of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Award1970

Entertainer of the Year

Won Academy of Country …
Won Academy of Country Music Award for Entertainer of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1970

Album of the Year

Nominated for Country Music Association Award for Album …
Nominated for Country Music Association Award for Album of the Year.
Country Music Association Award
Song of the Year
Nomination1970

Song of the Year

Nominated for "The Fightin' Side of Me".
Academy of Country Music Award
Album of the Year
Nomination1970

Album of the Year

Nominated for "The Fightin' Side of Me".
Country Music Association Award
Album of the Year
Nomination1970

Album of the Year

Nominated for "A Tribute to the Best Damn Fiddle Player in the World".
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1970

Male Vocalist of the Year

Nominated for Academy of …
Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Male Vocalist of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Single Record of the Year
Nomination1970

Single Record of the Year

Nominated for "The Fightin' Side of Me".
Academy of Country Music Award
Album of the Year
Nomination1970

Album of the Year

Nominated for "The Fightin' Side of Me".
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1970

Entertainer of the Year

Nominated for Academy of …
Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Entertainer of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1970

Male Vocalist of the Year

Nominated for Country Music …
Nominated for Country Music Association Award for Male Vocalist of the Year.
Country Music Association Award
Nomination1970

Entertainer of the Year

Nominated for Country Music …
Nominated for Country Music Association Award for Entertainer of the Year.
Country Music Association Award
1969
Okie from Muskogee
AlbumDec 29, 1969

Okie from Muskogee

Okie from Muskogee is the first live album by Merle Haggard and …
Okie from Muskogee is the first live album by Merle Haggard and the Strangers released in October 1969 on Capitol Records.
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A Portrait of Merle Haggard
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AlbumSep 2, 1969

A Portrait of Merle Haggard

A Portrait of Merle Haggard …
A Portrait of Merle Haggard is the tenth studio album by American recording artist Merle Haggard and The Strangers, released September 2, 1969.
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Same Train, a Different Time
AlbumMay 1, 1969

Same Train, a Different Time

Same Train, A Different Time …
Same Train, A Different Time (subtitled Merle Haggard Sings the Great Songs of Jimmie Rodgers) is the ninth studio album by American country music artist Merle Haggard backed by The Strangers, released in 1969, featuring covers of songs by legendary country music songwriter Jimmie Rodgers. It was originally released as a 2 LP set on Capitol (SWBB-223).
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Pride in What I Am
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AlbumFeb 3, 1969

Pride in What I Am

Pride in What I Am is the eighth studio album by Merle …
Pride in What I Am is the eighth studio album by Merle Haggard and The Strangers released in 1969 on Capitol Records.
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Nomination1969

Entertainer of the Year

Nominated for Country Music …
Nominated for Country Music Association Award for Entertainer of the Year.
Country Music Association Award
Nomination1969

Male Vocalist of the Year

Nominated for Country Music …
Nominated for Country Music Association Award for Male Vocalist of the Year.
Country Music Association Award
Song of the Year
Nomination1969

Song of the Year

Nominated for "Okie from Muskogee".
Academy of Country Music Award
Single Record of the Year
Nomination1969

Single Record of the Year

Nominated for "Okie from Muskogee".
Academy of Country Music Award
Album of the Year
Nomination1969

Album of the Year

Nominated for "Same Train, a Different Time".
Country Music Association Award
Song of the Year
Award1969

Song of the Year

Won award for "Okie from Muskogee".
Academy of Country Music Award
Single Record of the Year
Award1969

Single Record of the Year

Won award for "Okie from Muskogee".
Academy of Country Music Award
Award1969

Male Vocalist of the Year

Won Academy of Country …
Won Academy of Country Music Award for Male Vocalist of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Award1969

Album of the Year

Won Academy of Country Music Award for Album of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1969

Male Vocalist of the Year

Nominated for Academy of …
Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Male Vocalist of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1969

Album of the Year

Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Album of …
Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Album of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
1968
Killers Three
TV ShowNov 1, 1968

Killers Three

Two backwoods North Carolinians (Robert Walker, Jr., and Dick …
Two backwoods North Carolinians (Robert Walker, Jr., and Dick Clark, who also produced) rob a bootlegger's safe, kill several people in the process, and head for California with Walker's wife (Diane Varsi). Merle Haggard appears as a sheriff and sings the title song and "Mama Tried."
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The Legend of Bonnie & Clyde
AlbumApr 8, 1968

The Legend of Bonnie & Clyde

The Legend of Bonnie & …
The Legend of Bonnie & Clyde is the sixth studio album by Merle Haggard and The Strangers released on Capitol Records in 1968. It rose to number 6 on the Billboard country albums chart.
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Song of the Year
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Nomination1968

Song of the Year

Nominated for "The Legend of Bonnie and Clyde".
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1968

Song of the Year

Nominated for "I Take a Lot of Pride in What I Am".
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1968

Entertainer of the Year

Nominated for Country Music …
Nominated for Country Music Association Award for Entertainer of the Year.
Country Music Association Award
Nomination1968

Album of the Year

Nominated for Country Music Association Award for Album …
Nominated for Country Music Association Award for Album of the Year.
Country Music Association Award
Nomination1968

Single Record of the Year

Nominated for Academy of …
Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Single Record of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1968

Single Record of the Year

Nominated for Academy of …
Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Single Record of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1968

Male Vocalist of the Year

Nominated for Academy of …
Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Male Vocalist of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Song of the Year
Nomination1968

Song of the Year

Nominated for "Mama Tried".
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1968

Album of the Year

Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Album of …
Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Album of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1968

Album of the Year

Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Album of …
Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Album of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Single Record of the Year
Nomination1968

Single Record of the Year

Nominated for "Mama Tried".
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1968

Male Vocalist of the Year

Nominated for Country Music …
Nominated for Country Music Association Award for Male Vocalist of the Year.
Country Music Association Award
1967
Branded Man
AlbumAug 28, 1967

Branded Man

Branded Man is the fourth studio album by American country …
Branded Man is the fourth studio album by American country singer Merle Haggard and The Strangers. It was released on Capitol Records in 1967.
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I'm a Lonesome Fugitive
AlbumMar 4, 1967

I'm a Lonesome Fugitive

I'm a Lonesome Fugitive is …
I'm a Lonesome Fugitive is the third studio album by Merle Haggard and The Strangers released on Capitol Records in 1967.
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Nomination1967

Vocal Duo of the Year

Nominated for Academy of …
Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Vocal Duo of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1967

Single of the Year

Nominated for "The Fugitive".
Country Music Association Award
Nomination1967

Male Vocalist of the Year

Nominated for Country Music …
Nominated for Country Music Association Award for Male Vocalist of the Year.
Country Music Association Award
Nomination1967

Entertainer of the Year

Nominated for Country Music …
Nominated for Country Music Association Award for Entertainer of the Year.
Country Music Association Award
Album of the Year
Nomination1967

Album of the Year

Nominated for "I'm a Lonesome Fugitive".
Country Music Association Award
Album of the Year
Nomination1967

Album of the Year

Nominated for "I'm a Lonesome Fugitive".
Academy of Country Music Award
Award1967

Vocal Duo of the Year

Won Academy of Country …
Won Academy of Country Music Award for Vocal Duo of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1967

Single Record of the Year

Nominated for Academy of …
Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Single Record of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1967

Single Record of the Year

Nominated for Academy of …
Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Single Record of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1967

Male Vocalist of the Year

Nominated for Academy of …
Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Male Vocalist of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Album of the Year
Nomination1967

Album of the Year

Nominated for "Branded Man".
Academy of Country Music Award
Song of the Year
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Nomination1967

Song of the Year

Nominated for "I Threw Away the Rose".
Academy of Country Music Award
Song of the Year
Nomination1967

Song of the Year

Nominated for "Branded Man".
Academy of Country Music Award
1966
Nomination1966

Song of the Year

Nominated for "The Bottle Let Me Down".
Academy of Country Music Award
Song of the Year
Nomination1966

Song of the Year

Nominated for "Swinging Doors".
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1966

Vocal Group of the Year

Nominated for Academy of …
Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Vocal Group of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Swinging Doors
AlbumJan 1, 1966

Swinging Doors

Swinging Doors and the Bottle Let Me Down is the second …
Swinging Doors and the Bottle Let Me Down is the second studio album by country singer Merle Haggard and The Strangers, released in 1966 on Capitol Records. It is sometimes called Swinging Doors and The Bottle Let Me Down.
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Just Between the Two of Us
AlbumJan 1, 1966

Just Between the Two of Us

Just Between the Two of Us …
Just Between the Two of Us is a duet album by country singers Bonnie Owens and Merle Haggard with the Strangers. It was released in 1966 by Capitol Records.
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Award1966

Male Vocalist of the Year

Won Academy of Country …
Won Academy of Country Music Award for Male Vocalist of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Award1966

Vocal Group of the Year

Won Academy of Country …
Won Academy of Country Music Award for Vocal Group of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1966

Male Vocalist of the Year

Nominated for Academy of …
Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Male Vocalist of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
1965
Strangers
AlbumSep 6, 1965

Strangers

Strangers is the debut studio album by Merle Haggard. It was …
Strangers is the debut studio album by Merle Haggard. It was released on September 27, 1965, by Capitol Records.
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Bonnie Owens
Marriage1965

Bonnie Owens

Bonnie Owens (October 1, 1929 – April 24, 2006), born Bonnie …
Bonnie Owens (October 1, 1929 – April 24, 2006), born Bonnie Campbell, was an American country music singer who was married to Buck Owens and later Merle Haggard.
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Nomination1965

New Male Vocalist of the Year

Nominated for Academy of …
Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for New Male Vocalist of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Award1965

New Male Vocalist of the Year

Won Academy of Country …
Won Academy of Country Music Award for New Male Vocalist of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Nomination1965

Vocal Group of the Year

Nominated for Academy of …
Nominated for Academy of Country Music Award for Vocal Group of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
Award1965

Vocal Group of the Year

Won Academy of Country …
Won Academy of Country Music Award for Vocal Group of the Year.
Academy of Country Music Award
1963
Noel Haggard
ChildSeptember 1963

Noel Haggard

Noel Lee Haggard (born September 4, 1963) is an …
Noel Lee Haggard (born September 4, 1963) is an American country music artist. Haggard is the son of country music legend Merle Haggard. He was signed to a recording deal with Atlantic Records and released his debut album, One Lifetime, in 1997. The album produced two singles, both of which peaked at No. 75 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart.
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1958
Marty Haggard
ChildJune 1958

Marty Haggard

Marty Haggard (born June 18, 1958) is an American country …
Marty Haggard (born June 18, 1958) is an American country music singer. He is the son of singer-songwriter Merle Haggard. Between 1981 and 1987, Haggard charted five singles on the Hot Country Songs charts, in addition to performing in his father's road band.
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1956
Leona Hobbs
Marriage1956

Leona Hobbs

Married Leona Hobbs.
1937
Merle Haggard
BirthApril 1937

Merle Haggard

Merle Haggard was born.
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