Known as THE DADDY of Nation Music, he was a nation musician and professional yodeler. He released a lot more than fifty recordings, a lot of which became nation standards. He started performing across the condition of Mississippi at age group thirteen. He was inducted in to the Nation Music Hall of Popularity, the Songwriters Hall of Popularity, and the Stone Hall of Popularity. He previously three brothers. He inspired many future nation and blues music artists, including Muddy Waters.