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Jimmie Driftwood (1907–1998)

Jimmie Driftwood was born on June 20, 1907 in West Richwoods, Arkansas, USA as James Corbitt Morris. He was married to Cleda Azalea Johnson. He died on July 12, 1998 in Fayetteville, Arkansas. See full bio »

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Jackie Brown Soundtrack
Dead Poets Society Soundtrack
A Town Called Hell Soundtrack
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 2017 Die Gentrifizierung bin ich. Beichte eines Finsterlings (Documentary) (music: "Mexico")
 2012 The Imposter (Documentary) (performer: "He Had a Long Chain On" - as Jimmy Driftwood) / (writer: "He Had a Long Chain On" - as Jimmy Driftwood)
 2009-2011 The Marty Stuart Show (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- The Cast (2011) ... (writer: "Git Along Little Yearlings")
- Brad Paisley (2011) ... (writer: "Country Music's Gone to Town")
- Jim Ed Brown (2010) ... (writer: "The Tennessee Stud")
- John Rich (2009) ... (writer: "Battle of New Orleans")
 2008 Carts of Darkness (Documentary) (writer: "Tennessee Stud")
 2007 Dolly Parton & Friends (Video) (writer: "The Battle of New Orleans")
 2004 Chrystal (arranger: "OLD JOE CLARK") / (performer: "OLD JOE CLARK")
 1998 Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Werewolf (1998) ... (writer: "The Battle of New Orleans" - uncredited)
 1997 Jackie Brown (writer: "Tennessee Stud" (1959) - as Jimmy Driftwood)
 1989 Dead Poets Society (writer: "The Battle of New Orleans")
 1987 Roomies (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Mid-Term Fever (1987) ... (writer: "Battle of New Orleans" - uncredited)
 1982 Veronika Voss (writer: "The Battle Of New Orleans" - as Jimmy Driftwood)
 1980 Melvin and Howard (writer: "Tennessee Stud")
 1978 Good Old Days Part II (TV Special) (writer: "The Battle of New Orleans")
 1977 Dolly (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Featuring Anne Murray and Randy Parton (1977) ... (writer: "The Battle of New Orleans")
  The Porter Wagoner Show (TV Series) (writer - 7 episodes, 1968 - 1973) (performer - 1 episode, 1973)
- Jimmy Driftwood (1973) ... (performer: "The Battle of New Orleans", "Old Joe Clark") / (writer: "The Battle of New Orleans")
- Chet Atkins (1973) ... (writer: "Tennessee Stud/ Send Me The Pillow You Dream On/ How's The World Treating You?/ I Don't Hurt Anymore Medley")
- Billy Edd Wheeler (1970) ... (writer: "Country Music Has Gone to Town")
- Lonzo & Oscar (1970) ... (writer: "Howdy, Neighbor Howdy", "The Tennessee Stud")
- Wayne Kemp (1969) ... (writer: "The Battle of New Orleans")
 1972 Hail (writer: "The Battle of New Orleans")
 1971 Medicine Ball Caravan (Documentary) (writer: "The Battle of New Orleans")
 1971 A Town Called Hell (as Jimmy Driftwood, "La batalla de Nueva Orleans")
 1969 An Old-Time Country Christmas (TV Movie) (writer: "Howdy Neighbor Howdy" (Christmas Version))
 1967 The Road to Nashville (writer: "Howdy Neighbour")
 1965 Shindig! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.21 (1965) ... (writer: "Battle of New Orleans")
 1959-1960 The Tennessee Ernie Ford Show (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Johnny Cash and Homer & Jethroe (1960) ... (writer: "The Battle of Kookamonga" - uncredited)
- Adolph Menjou (1959) ... (writer: "The Battle of New Orleans" - uncredited)
 1960 Ozark Jubilee (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 30 April 1960 (1960) ... (performer: "Jesse James" (uncredited), "Old Dan Tucker")
 1957 The DuPont Show of the Month (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Crescendo (1957) ... (writer: "Sweet Betsy from Pike")
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