Tony Joe White
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1943-07-23
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Tony Joe White

Biography

Tony Joe White (born July 23, 1943, Oak Grove, Louisiana, United States) is an American singer-songwriter and guitarist, best known for his 1969 hit "Polk Salad Annie" and for "Rainy Night in Georgia", which he wrote but was first made ...

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Biography

Tony Joe White (born July 23, 1943, Oak Grove, Louisiana, United States) is an American singer-songwriter and guitarist, best known for his 1969 hit "Polk Salad Annie" and for "Rainy Night in Georgia", which he wrote but was first made popular by Brook Benton in 1970. He also wrote "Steamy Windows" and "Undercover Agent for the Blues", both hits for Tina Turner in 1989; those two songs came by way of Turner's producer at the time, Mark Knopfler, who is a friend of White. "Polk Salad Annie" was also recorded by Elvis Presley and Tom Jones.

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Hard To Handle
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Hard To Handle
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Rainy Night in Georgia
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Rainy Night in Georgia
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A Man Can Only Stand So Much Pain
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A Man Can Only Stand So Much Pain
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Polk Salad Annie
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Polk Salad Annie
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A Night In The Life Of A Swamp Fox
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A Night In The Life Of A Swamp Fox
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Boom Boom
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Boom Boom
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High Sheriff of Calhoun Parrish
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High Sheriff of Calhoun Parrish
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Wichita Lineman
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Wichita Lineman
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Even Trolls Love Rock 'n' Roll
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Even Trolls Love Rock 'n' Roll
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Willie and Laura Mae Jones
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Willie and Laura Mae Jones
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I’ve Got a Thing About You Baby
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I’ve Got a Thing About You Baby
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Steamy Windows (American Music Festival 1992)
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Steamy Windows (American Music Festival 1992)
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Deleted Record (Proms 2015)
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Deleted Record (Proms 2015)
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Polk Salda Annie (American Music Festival 1992)
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Polk Salda Annie (American Music Festival 1992)
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Bi-Yo Rhythm (American Music Festival 1992)
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Bi-Yo Rhythm (American Music Festival 1992)
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(You're Gonna Look) Good in Blues (American Music Festival 1992)
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(You're Gonna Look) Good in Blues (American Music Festival 1992)
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Undercover Agent for the Blues (American Music Festival 1992)
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Undercover Agent for the Blues (American Music Festival 1992)
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Tunica Motel (American Music Festival 1992)
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Tunica Motel (American Music Festival 1992)
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Playlists featuring Tony Joe White
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Later... with Jools Holland - Autumn 2013


Tony Joe White Biography

Tony Joe White (born July 23, 1943, Oak Grove, Louisiana, United States) is an American singer-songwriter and guitarist, best known for his 1969 hit "Polk Salad Annie" and for "Rainy Night in Georgia", which he wrote but was first made popular by Brook Benton in 1970. He also wrote "Steamy Windows" and "Undercover Agent for the Blues", both hits for Tina Turner in 1989; those two songs came by way of Turner's producer at the time, Mark Knopfler, who is a friend of White. "Polk Salad Annie" was also recorded by Elvis Presley and Tom Jones.

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