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Harlan Howard
Birth name Harlan Perry Howard
Born (1927-09-08)September 8, 1927
Detroit, Michigan
Died March 3, 2002(2002-03-03) (aged 74)
Genres country music
Occupation(s) songwriter
Years active 1958-1997

Work is both my living and my pleasure.
A lot of songs you write are just for exercise - just pencil sharpeners.
I'm always collecting emotions for future reference.
Country music is three chords and the truth.
I take a whole life story and compress it into three minutes.