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Lawrence Hankins Locklin Net Worth

Lawrence Hankins Locklin Net Worth is
$19 Million

Lawrence Hankins Locklin Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Lawrence Hankins Locklin (February 15, 1918–March 8, 2009), better known as Hank Locklin, was an American country music singer-songwriter. A member of the Grand Ole Opry for nearly 50 years, Locklin had a long recording career with RCA Victor and scored big with the hits, "Please Help Me, I'm Falling", "Send Me the Pillow That You Dream On" and "Geisha Girl" from 1957–60. His singles charted from 1949–71. In 2007 he was inducted in the Florida Artists Hall of Fame.
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IMDB Wikipedia

Date Of BirthFebruary 15, 1918
Died2009-03-08
Place Of BirthMcLellan, Florida, USA
ProfessionSoundtrack, Actor
Star SignAquarius
#Fact
1He was one of the "4 Hanks" of country music. The other three were Hank Williams, Hank Thompson, and Hank Snow.
2At the time of his death, he was the oldest member of the Grand Ole Opry.
3He was one of the first US country singers to tour overseas. He particularly helped popularize the genre in Ireland.
4His other hit songs include "Let Me Be the One", "It's a Little More Like Heaven", "Happy Birthday to Me", and "Country Hall of Fame".
5His career took off when he signed with RCA in 1955. Roy Acuff and Ernest Tubb were his main influences. His 1960 hit, "Please Help Me, I'm Falling" spent 36 weeks on the Billboard country charts, including 14 weeks at number one. It was also number 8 on the pop charts.
6He eventually went to Houston, where he hosted his own radio show. After his first broadcast of "Send Me the Pillow You Dream On", the station was deluged with about 200 pillows sent in by fans.
7As a teenager, he was a featured performer on a Pensacola radio station. He left high school to become a traveling musician. To supplement his income, he worked on farms and at shipyards.
8As a youth, he sang in church, where his mother played the piano. He learned to play the guitar, and won several amateur contests.
9Country singer. Performed at Nashville's Grand Ole Opry for 47 years.

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Ma2015performer: "A Good Woman's Love"
Young Ones2014performer: "Send Me the Pillow You Dream On" / writer: "Send Me the Pillow You Dream On"
Vegas2012TV Series performer - 1 episode
Opry Video Classics: Love Ballads2007Video performer: "Please Help Me, I'm Falling"
Live and Swingin': The Ultimate Rat Pack Collection2003Video documentary writer: "Send Me the Pillow You Dream On"
Tohuwabohu1994TV Series performer - 1 episode
A Perfect World1993performer: "Please Help Me, I'm Falling in Love with You"
W.W. and the Dixie Dancekings1975writer: "Send Me the Pillow that You Dream On" - uncredited
The Porter Wagoner ShowTV Series writer - 1 episode, 1973 performer - 1 episode, 1970

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Mir u Kosinjskoj dolini1992VideoVocal

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
My Music: Country Pop Legends2006TV MovieHimself
The Porter Wagoner Show1970TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Thank Your Lucky Stars1965TV SeriesHimself
Ready, Steady, Go!1963TV SeriesHimself
The 6:25 Show1963TV SeriesHimself - Performer

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Opry Video Classics: Love Ballads2007VideoHimself

Known for movies


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