Chuck Berry: 10 Country Music Covers

From Marty Robbins to Emmylou Harris, country artists have a long history of interpreting the rock pioneer's songs

"Memphis, Tennessee," Toby Keith

"Memphis, Tennessee," with its sad tale of a long-distance call between a young daughter and her estranged dad, was one of the Berry songs Buck Owens and His Buckaroos cut during Owens' reign as a country king in the Sixties. Joined by master guitarist Don Rich, Owens' version got a chugging workout. Among others who have recorded the tune were the Statler Brothers, Ernest Tubb and the Texas Troubadours, and Bobby Bare. One of the most recent versions is Toby Keith's live rendition on the deluxe version of his Clancy's Tavern LP.

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