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Fun Autry Fact:

When the famous "Hollywood" sign fell into disrepair in 1978, various entertainers agreed to buy a letter for $27,777.77. Gene bought the first "L."

Watch a Gene Autry Video Clip

I Hang My Head and Cry
from On Top of Old Smoky (1953)

Singing Cowboy Gene Autry and his sidekick Smiley Burnette perform a lighthearted version of the classic Western tune "I Hang My Head and Cry" from the 1953 Columbia Pictures movie On Top of Old Smoky.

Written by Gene Autry, Fred Rose, and Ray Whitley

© 1942 Gene Autry's Western Music Publishing and Sony ATV Music

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