Fiddle Player - The Texas Playboys
(performer: "The Honey Song")
(writer: "Shame on You", "Wake Up, Susan", "Tennessee Wagoner", "You've Got Me Wrapped Around Your Finger")
The Silver Bandit
(performer: "Shame, Shame on You", "My Cherokee", "Adios, My Love")
Square Dance Jubilee
(performer: "Shame, Shame On You", "I Came Here To Be Went With", "It's Dark Outside", "You've Got Me Wrapped Around Your Finger", "Tennessee Wagoner", "Ida Red")
(performer: "Take Me Back to Tulsa", "Shame, Shame on You", "Trail That Brings Me Back to You")
Shame on You
(writer: "Shame on You" / performer: "Shame on You")
Spade Cooley: King of Western Swing
(writer: "Who Killed the Goose" - uncredited, "The Trouble with Me" - uncredited, "Tennessee Wagoner" - uncredited, "Topeka Polka" - uncredited / performer: "Who Killed the Goose" - uncredited, "The Trouble with Me" - uncredited, "Turkey in the Straw" - uncredited, "Steel Guitar Rag" - uncredited)
Bandleader and television actor.
1 Biographical Movie
Spade Cooley King of Western Swing
Did You Know?
Playing the fiddle was as much a part of my life as breathing. I was knee-high to a stump and playing the fiddle, and my daddy played the fiddle and so did my granddad before him. So I came by it naturally, and later on I got it in my head to just flat quit schooling, the idea to be making money because...
Upon his death, his remains were interred at the Chapel of the Chimes Memorial Park in Hayward, Alameda County, California.
The King of Western Swing