Watch a video of Hank Snow performing "Music Makin' Mama From Memphis" on the Perry Como television show. From YouTube.
In 1986 Snow made a 7-day concert tour of NS and Nfld; NS Premier Buchanan declared "Hank Snow Week" in NS (20-27 July 1986). In 1994 Snow published The Hank Snow Story, written with Jack Ownbey and Bob Burris (published in association with the Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame by University of Illinois Press). Bear Family Records (Germany) is releasing the complete Hank Snow RCA Victor and RCA Victor Thesaurus (transcription series) recordings in a series of CD box sets.
Snow received an honorary degree from St Mary's University in 1994. In 1995 Liverpool, NS, held an 81st birthday party to raise money for the Hank Snow Country Music Centre, which opened in 1997.
Author RICHARD GREEN
Links to Other Sites
Canadian Music Hall of Fame
The website for the Canadian Music Hall of Fame from the Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS).
The Country Music Hall of Fame tribute to legendary Canadian-born singer Hank Snow.
The Hank Snow Country Music Centre
This Nova Scotia website is dedicated to Hank Snow. Features a bio, discography, and song lyrics. Also includes information about the Nova Scotia Country Music Hall of Fame.
Country legend Hank Snow tops the charts
In this 1982 CBC interview, Nova Scotia native Hank Snow talks about his musical career.
A profile and discography for country singer-songwriter Hank Snow. From the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame.
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