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Joe South (I) (1940–2012)

Excellent and acclaimed singer/songwriter/guitarist Joe South was born as Joseph Alfred Souter on February 28, 1940 in Atlanta, Georgia. South built his own radio station as a little boy and received his first guitar as a Christmas present at age eleven. At age twelve, Joe had his own weekly radio show, playing guitar and singing country songs on ... See full bio »

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 2014 My Mad Fat Diary (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Girls (2014) ... (writer: "Hey Dude" - uncredited)
- Radar (2014) ... (writer: "Hush" - uncredited)
 2013 La Marató 2013 (TV Movie) (writer: "Jardí de roses")
 2013 La força de la vida. El making of del disc i del llibre de La Marató (TV Movie) (writer: "Jardí de roses")
 2013 Die Harald Schmidt Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Show #179 (2013) ... (writer: "Hush")
 2013 One Direction: This Is Us (Documentary) (writer: "Hush")
 2011 Metal Evolution (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Early Metal UK (2011) ... (writer: "Hush")
 2011 Jedermann Remixed (TV Movie) (writer: "Games People Play")
 2011 Opry Memories (TV Movie) (writer: "(I Never Promised You A) Rose Garden" - uncredited)
 2011 The Marty Stuart Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Lynn Anderson (2011) ... (writer: "Rose Garden")
 2010 Dancing on Ice (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #5.17 (2010) ... (writer: " (I Never Promised You A) Rose Garden")
- Episode #5.16 (2010) ... (writer: " (I Never Promised You A) Rose Garden")
 2010 Extraordinary Measures (writer: "Hush")
 2009 Crook & Chase (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 18 June 2009 (2009) ... (writer: "(I Never Promised You A) Rose Garden")
 2009 The Living Room of the Nation (Documentary) (writer: "Luvannut en ruusutarhaa")
 2009 Ghosts of Girlfriends Past (writer: "Hush")
 2009 The Damned United (writer: "Hush")
 2009 Brooklyn's Finest (writer: "Hush" (1968))
 2008 Strange Wilderness (writer: "Hush")
 2007 Opry Video Classics: Queens (Video) (writer: "Rose Garden")
 2007 Donkey Xote (writer: "Games People Play")
 2007 Zodiac (writer: " (I Never Promised You A) Rose Garden")
 2007 Music Within (writer: "Hush")
 2006 It's a Boy Girl Thing (writer: "Hush" (1988 Hook End Manor Live Version))
 2006 Guitar Hero II (Video Game) (writer: "HUSH")
 2006 Children of Men (lyrics: "Hush") / (music: "Hush")
 2006 Glory Road (writer: "Down in the Boondocks")
 2004 Mana: Beyond Belief (Documentary) (writer: "Walk a Mile")
 2004 Beyond the Sea (writer: "Hush" (1967))
 2004 Stateside (writer: "Hush")
 2001 Monster's Ball (writer: " (I Never Promised You a) Rose Garden" (1968))
 2001 Riding in Cars with Boys (writer: "Down in the Boondocks")
 2001 When Strangers Appear (writer: "Hush")
 2000 Isn't She Great (writer: "Hush")
 1999 Safe Sex (writer: "I Never Promised You a Rose Garden")
 1999 Freaks and Geeks (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Beers and Weirs (1999) ... (writer: "Hush")
 1999 Simpatico (writer: "Games People Play" (1968))
 1999 Janice Beard (writer: "I Never Promised You a Rose Garden")
 1998 SLC Punk! (writer: "I Never Promised You a Rose Garden")
 1997 I Know What You Did Last Summer (writer: "Hush")
 1997 Tohuwabohu (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Tralala 2 bzw. 40 (1997) ... (writer: "Rose Garden" - uncredited)
 1996 Apollo 11 (TV Movie) (writer: "Hush" - as J. South)
 1994 The Neverending Story III (writer: "Games People Play")
 1994 Ladybird Ladybird (as Joe Smith, I Never Promised You a, Rose Garden", (writer: ")
 1993 Marienhof (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Julias Angst (1993) ... (writer: "(I Never Promised You A) Rose Garden" - uncredited)
 1990 Midnight Caller (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Protection (1990) ... (writer: "Games People Play")
 1990 Getting Married in Buffalo Jump (TV Movie) (lyrics: "I Never Promised You a Rose Garden") / (music: "I Never Promised You a Rose Garden")
 1984 Buio in città (performer: "GAMES PEOPLE PLAY") / (writer: "GAMES PEOPLE PLAY")
 1980 Ordinary People (writer: " (I Never Promised You A) Rose Garden" (1969) - uncredited)
 1979 The Ken Dodd Laughter Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.3 (1979) ... (writer: "Games People Play" + Medley)
 1977 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 10 February 1977 (1977) ... (writer: "Birds of a Feather")
 1974-1975 The Ernie Sigley Show (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode dated 10 April 1975 (1975) ... (writer: "Rose Garden")
- Episode dated 19 February 1974 (1974) ... (writer: "Games People Play")
 1973 Gospel Road: A Story of Jesus (writer: "Children")
 1971 The Lawrence Welk Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Everything's Coming Up Roses (1971) ... (writer: "Rose Garden" - uncredited)
 1971 The Two Ronnies (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1971) ... (writer: "(I Never Promised You A) Rose Garden")
 1970 This Is Tom Jones (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.9 (1970) ... (writer: "Games People Play" - uncredited)
 1969-1970 The Johnny Cash Show (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #2.3 (1970) ... (writer: "Don't It Make You Want to Go Home" - uncredited)
- Episode #1.11 (1969) ... (writer: "Games People Play")
 1970 The Best on Record (TV Special) (writer: "Games People Play")
 1970 Soul! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 5 March 1970 (1970) ... (writer: "Games People Play")
 1968 Mondo Daytona (Documentary) (performer: "Backfield in Motion") / (writer: "Down in the Boondocks", "Hush", "These Are Not My People")
 1965 Shindig! (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #2.16 (1965) ... (writer: "Down in the Boondocks", "I've Got to Be Somebody")
- Episode #2.6 (1965) ... (writer: "Down in the Boondocks', "I Knew You When")
 1965 Hollywood a Go Go (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.40 (1965) ... (writer: "Down in the Boondocks")
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Album: "Don't It Make You Want To Go Home?" (Capitol) See more »

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