Hey, Good Lookin'” is a 1951 song written and recorded by Hank Williams, and his version was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 2001. The Hank Williams song was inspired by another song by the same title, which was written by Cole Porter in 1942. Williams was friendly with musician Jimmy Dickens. Having told Dickens that Dickens needed a hit record if he was going to become a star, Williams said he’d write it, and penned “Hey Good Lookin'” in only 20 minutes while on a plane with Dickens, Minnie Pearl, and Pearl’s husband Henry Cannon. Hey, Good Lookin'” was recorded on March 16, 1951 at Castle Studio in Nashville. He is introduced by Roy Acuff and banters with a young June Carter. Buffett – Hey Good Lookin cover. 21 on the Billboard Hot 100 charts. Johnny Cash recorded a version during his tenure with Sun Records.
George Jones recorded the song for his 1960 LP George Jones Salutes Hank Williams. Ray Charles covered the song in the first volume of his 1962 album Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music. Dean Martin included it “Hey, Good Lookin'” on his 1963 LP Country Style. Del Shannon recorded it for his 1964 album Del Shannon Sings Hank Williams. Ace Cannon recorded an instrumental version on his 1965 album Nashville Hits. Ernest Tubb included it on his 1968 LP Ernest Tubb Sings Hank Williams. The Residents covered the song in 1986. Buckwheat Zydeco and Dwight Yoakam covered the song in 1990. Waylon Jennings recorded the song for his 1992 album Ol’ Waylon Sings Ol’ Hank. Country music band The Mavericks released a cover version in 1992 from the album From Hell to Paradise.
This rendition peaked at number 74 on the country singles charts. Deville Son In Law Soundtrack in 1993. In 2004, Jimmy Buffett recorded a version for his License to Chill album. The original Hank Williams song appears in the 2004 video game Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas on the fictional country music radio station K-Rose. Leon Russell recorded a cover of the song on his 1973 album “Hank Wilson’s Back Vol. The Quilt and the Poetry of Alabama Music. My Country Roots: The Ultimate MP3 Guide to America’s Original Outsider Music. Little Jimmy Dickens: Country singer to Opry Legend”. Rock N Roll Gold Rush: A Singles Un-Cyclopedia. Top RPM Country Tracks: Issue 1983.
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