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Category: Lee Russell

"Honky-Tonk Woman"

“Honky-Tonk Woman”: from 1958!

How likely is it that Don Davis borrowed the title for 1961’s “Honkey Tonk Woman” from a rockabilly tune released three years prior? “Honky-Tonk Woman” by Lee Russell (1958) Lee Russell appears to have recorded exactly one single before giving up a music career.  Unlikely that “Honky-Tonk Woman” spent any

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