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Ernest Tubb
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Birth name Ernest Dale Tubb
Also known as The Texas Troubadour
Born (1914-02-09)February 9, 1914
Crisp, Texas, United States
Died September 6, 1984(1984-09-06) (aged 70)
Nashville, Tennessee, United States
Genres country, honky tonk
Occupation(s) singer-songwriter, bandleader
Instruments guitar
Years active 1936–1982
Labels Bluebird, Decca, First Generation

Ernest Dale Tubb (February 9, 1914 – September 6, 1984) was an American country music singer and songwriter. Tubb was nicknamed The Texas Troubadour. He is probably best known for his hit song "Walking the Floor Over You" in 1941. He joined the Grand Ole Opry as a member in 1943. He was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 1965.

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