George Jones

Pure Country

Apr 1, 2004 By Pamela Colloff

"I don't believe anything in this world could ever disturb or upset me enough to make me start drinking again."

CD and Book Reviews

Sep 30, 1997 By Texas Monthly

Hot CDs Few voices evoke the pathos of country and western tragedy as genuinely as the rich, honeyed timbre of George Jones. By 1962, the year Jones signed with the United Artists label, the East Texan had been divorced, jailed, and was already as legendary for his hard drinking as…