The country music world truly lost one of its biggest badasses today when the legendary George Jones passed away this morning at a Nashville, Tennessee hospital. He was 81 years old.
kcconfidential.com George Jones
The Possum, as he was known to countless, leaves behind a towering legacy in country, a long and troubled life filled with wrecked marriages and lengthy history of substance alcoholism, and -- ultimately -- a voliminously exhaustive discography of glorious, heartbreak-laden music that such tumultuousnes inspired.
By the numbers alone, Jones was incomporable.More »