Posted: Friday, April 26, 2013 12:00 am
Nobody did sad songs better than country star George Jones. Tear-jerking and painfully realistic tracks such as “He Stopped Loving Her Today” and “If Drinkin' Don't Kill Me (Her Memory Will)” were the highlights of Jones' career.
Jones wasn't afraid to address the dirty, secret, not-so-fun parts of life, and his influence left an indelible mark on country music today.
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