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Roy Clark, 'Hee Haw' Host And Country Music Ambassador, Dies At 85

3 monthes ago   |   By NPR

The 85-year-old singer and multi-instrumentalist, known for his fleet guitar work and big smile, died at home on Thursday at age 85.
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Roy Clark Is Dead at 85; a Face of Country Music on ‘Hee Haw'

Roy Clark Is Dead at 85; a Face of Country Music on ‘Hee Haw'

3 monthes ago   |   By NY Times

He and Buck Owens were hosts of a long-running prime-time TV variety show that helped bring country music into mainstream American pop culture.
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‘Hee Haw' and country music star Roy Clark dead 85

‘Hee Haw' and country music star Roy Clark dead 85

3 monthes ago   |   By New York Post

Clark died Thursday of pneumonia complications at his home in Tulsa, OK.
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Legendary Country Musician, ‘Hee Haw' Star, Roy Clark Dead At 85

Legendary Country Musician, ‘Hee Haw' Star, Roy Clark Dead At 85

3 monthes ago   |   By CBS

DALLAS, Texas. - Roy Clark, the legendary' superpicker', GRAMMY, CMA and ACM award winner, Country Music Hall of Fame and Grand Ole Opry member and co-host of the famed ‘Hee Haw' television series, died today at the age of 85 due to complications from pneumonia at home in Tulsa, Okla.
Clark was last in North Texas when he played Billy Bobs in 1991.
His decade-defying success could be summed up in one word - sincerity. Sure, he was one of the world's finest multi-instrumentalists, and one of the first cross-over artists to land singles on both the pop and country charts. He was the pioneer...
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Country Guitar Star Roy Clark Dies at 85

3 monthes ago   |   By Time

Country star Roy Clark, the guitar virtuoso and singer who headlined the cornpone TV show “Hee Haw” for nearly a quarter century and was known for such hits as “Yesterday When I was Young” and “Honeymoon Feeling,” has died. He was 85.
Publicist Jeremy Westby said Clark died Thursday due to complications from pneumonia at home in Tulsa, Okla.
Clark was “Hee Haw” host or co-host for its entire 24-year run, with Buck Owens his best known co-host. The country music and comedy show's last episode aired in 1993, though reruns continued for a few years thereafter.
“‘Hee Haw' won't go away. It...
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Roy Clark, country guitar virtuoso, 'Hee Haw' star, has died

3 monthes ago   |   By ABC

Country star Roy Clark, the guitar virtuoso and singer who headlined the cornpone TV show "Hee Haw" for nearly a quarter century and was known for such hits as "Yesterday When I was Young" and "Honeymoon Feeling," has died. He was 85.
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