Amy’s Throwback Video of the Week – John Anderson ‘Swingin’
John Anderson is probably best known for his hits, 'Swingin,' 'I'm Just an Old Chunk of Coal,' Black Sheep' and 'Straight Tequila Night.' I've been playing John Anderson songs since I started in country music back in 1986. I even saw John perform a few times at Billy Bob's In Ft. Worth. It was way cool.
Anderson is, of course, known as a great classic country singer, but his first musical influences included The Rolling Stones and Jimi Hendrix! How about that?
John is definitely a wonderful legend. With more than 40 singles on the charts (and five No. 1 hits, mind you), he'll be forever remembered in country music.
Check out the KNUE Gold Rush Show with John Moore, Saturday mornings from 8 to 10 a.m. and listen to the best of John Anderson and all your favorites from the 1970s, '80s and '90s.
Now, here's my favorite John Anderson tune, Swingin', of course!