Hank Williams Influence

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My favorite quote by Hank Williams Jr. is “... in their shame, they’re all the same…” Hank Williams Jr. Hank Williams Jr. is the son of one of the greatest country music legends ever known, Hank Williams Sr. Hank Williams Jr. has become famous not only from his father 's past, but from his musical achievements and things he has done throughout the entertainment world. He has performed all over the world, and is loved by many people. Although, he is also known for his views on the country, and rather instead of keeping them to himself, the country music artist is bold and wants us to hear what is on his mind. Hank Williams Jr was born in 1964 on May 26th. His given name was Randall Hank Williams. His mother was Audrey Williams. he was given the nickname Bocephus after a ventriloquist dummy, and was often addressed by his father as Bocephus, saying “Don’t worry …show more content…

Hank Jr. is not only known for his musical career, but also for his views on the world. He is no doubt a republican, and will not keep his opinions to himself. He has referred to Obama as Adolf Hitler—a dictator, full of hatred—, and Obama and Biden to the Three Stooges— as group of actors who play mentally challenged characters. One of the things he did, that caused major controversy was when he lashed out on Obama, saying "We 've got a Muslim for a president who hates cowboys, hates cowgirls, hates fishing, hates farming, loves gays, and we hate him!" He wants people to hear what he says, but that is something that continues to get him into trouble, like when he was dropped from monday night. Hank Williams Jr. supports many causes, and organizations, but they aren’t really for the benefit of his hometown. Operation Troop Aid, an organization that serves veterans, is one of his major causes. He was set to win an award, for all of his help with the organization. Although, he may not seem like it, Hank is a giving and caring person. Veterans just seem to have most of his attention, because he is a major

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