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A.P. Carter (1891–1960)


A.P. Carter was born on December 15, 1891 in Maces Springs, Scott County, Virginia, USA as Alvin Pleasant Carter. He was married to Sara Dougherty. He died on November 7, 1960 in Tennessee, USA. See full bio »

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(age 68) in Tennessee, USA

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Known For

O Brother, Where Art Thou?
(2000)
Walk the Line
Walk the Line Soundtrack
(2005)
2012
2012 Soundtrack
(2009)
Pitch Perfect
Pitch Perfect Soundtrack
(2012)

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 2015 Pitch Perfect 2 (writer: "Cups")
 2014 The Big Interview with Dan Rather (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Dolly Parton (2014) ... (writer: "Wabash Cannon Ball")
 2014 Obvious Child (writer: "Single Girl, Married Girl")
 2013 Passion & Poetry: Sam's Trucker Movie (Documentary) (writer: "Keep on the Sunny Side of Life")
 2013 Ring of Fire (TV Movie) (writer: "Keep On the Sunny Side", "Wildwood Flower", "Engine 143", "Diamonds in the Rough", "The Wabash Cannonball", "The Stroms Are on the Ocean", "Can the Circle Be Unbroken")
 2013 Caldeirão do Huck (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 25 May 2013 (2013) ... (writer: "Cups (Pitch Perfect's "When I'm Gone")")
  The Marty Stuart Show (TV Series) (2 episodes, 2010 - 2013) (writer - 4 episodes, 2011 - 2013)
- Sheryl Crow (2013) ... ("No Depression in Heaven", uncredited)
- Iris Dement and Jim Brock (2013) ... (writer: "East Virginia Blues" - uncredited)
- Stonewall Jackson and the Martin Family Circus (2012) ... (writer: "Foggy Mountain Top" - uncredited)
- Dale Jett and Hello Stranger (2012) ... (writer: "Lula Walls", "The Sea of Galilee" - uncredited)
- The Tennessee Mafia Jug Band (2011) ... (writer: "Gathering Flowers from the Hillside")
 2013 Inside Llewyn Davis (writer: "Storms Are on the Ocean")
 2013 A Case of You (performer: "Storms Are on the Ocean") / (writer: "Storms Are on the Ocean")
 2012 The Broken Circle Breakdown (writer: "Will the Circle Be Unbroken")
 2012 Pitch Perfect (writer: "Cups")
 2010 Treme (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- At the Foot of Canal Street (2010) ... (writer: "Gold Watch and Chain" - uncredited)
 2009/I 2012 (writer: "Will the Circle Be Unbroken")
 2009 Trash Humpers (lyrics: "Single Girl, Married Girl") / (music: "Single Girl, Married Girl")
 2009 The Soloist (writer: "Can The Circle Be Unbroken")
 2008 Sordid Lives: The Series (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Secrets and Lies (2008) ... (writer: "Will The Circle Be Unbroken")
 2007 Dolly Parton & Friends (Video) (arranger: "Foggy Mountain Top")
 2006 Big Love (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Roberta's Funeral (2006) ... (writer: "Will You Miss Me When I'm Gone?")
 2006 Danielson: A Family Movie (or, Make a Joyful Noise Here) (Documentary) (writer: "Gospel Ship")
 2006 A Prairie Home Companion (lyrics: "You Have Been A Friend To Me", "Gold Watch & Chain") / (music: "You Have Been A Friend To Me", "Gold Watch & Chain")
 2005 Walk the Line (writer: "Engine 143", "The Sea of Galilee", "Wildwood Flower")
 2005 Almost Heaven (writer: "John Hardy Was a Desperate Little Man", "Single Girl, Married Girl")
 2005/I Man of the House (writer: "Wabash Cannonball")
 2004 Cold Case (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The House (2004) ... (writer: "Will The Circle Be Unbroken")
 2004 Iron Jawed Angels (TV Movie) (writer: "Will The Circle Be Unbroken" (1958))
 2000 Grand Ole Opry 75th: A Celebration (TV Special) (writer: "Will The Circle Be Unbroken")
 2000 Sordid Lives (writer: "Will The Circle Be Unbroken")
 2000 O Brother, Where Art Thou? (lyrics: "Keep on the Sunny Side" (ca 1930)) / (music: "Keep on the Sunny Side" (ca 1930))
 1997 Traveller (writer: "I'm Thinking of My Blue Eyes")
 1996 The Life and Times of the Red Dog Saloon (Documentary) (writer: "Wabash Cannonball")
 1996 Bastard Out of Carolina (writer: "Will You Miss Me When I'm Gone")
 1995 Naomi & Wynonna: Love Can Build a Bridge (TV Movie) ("HELLO STRANGER")
 1991 Nothing But Trouble (writer: "Wabash Cannonball")
 1987 Long Gone (TV Movie) (writer: "I'm Thinking Tonight of My Blue Eyes")
 1980 Coal Miner's Daughter (writer: "The Titanic")
 1978 Convoy (writer: "Keep on the Sunny Side")
 1957-1959 Country Style, U.S.A. (TV Series short) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #3.11 (1959) ... (writer: "Foggy Mountain Top")
- Episode #1.5 (1957) ... (writer: "Jealous Hearted Me" - uncredited)
 1946 Singing on the Trail (writer: "Wabash Cannonball")
 1946 Cowboy Blues (writer: "I'm Thinking Tonight of My Blue Eyes")
 1944 Cowboy from Lonesome River (writer: "Wabash Cannonball")
 1943 Man from Music Mountain (writer: "I'm Thinking Tonight of My Blue Eyes")
 1943 Hail to the Rangers (writer: "I'm Thinking Tonight of My Blue Eyes")
 1942 Home in Wyomin' (writer: "I'm Thinking Tonight of My Blue Eyes")
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Member of The Carter Family with his wife Sarah and Mother Maybelle Carter. See more »

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