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Fun Autry Fact:

Gene tried to play the saxophone when he was a youngster. He finally gave up and turned successfully to the guitar.

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News Archive: 2017

Find out the latest Gene Autry news, which product releases are available and upcoming, get press releases, and info on special events for 2017. Use the links below to read an Official Press Release from Gene Autry Entertainent.

Gene Autry Double Features 2017
Updated January 19, 2017

Saturday matinee double features (the screening of two motion pictures for the price of one) were an industry standard in the first half of the 20th century. In 2017, the Autry National Center of the American West continues the tradition with its own Saturday matinee double features starring America's Favorite Singing Cowboy, Gene Autry. Read More

"Santa Claus Is Coming to Town" Is Most-Played Holiday Song of the Last 50 Years
Posted January 3, 2017

Gene Autry is a member of ASCAP as both a songwriter and music publisher. ASCAP annually writes about the popularity of Christmas songs written, performed, or published by their members. This article from November 2016, discusses the popularity of the song "Santa Claus Is Coming to Town." Read More