Country music living legend Merle Haggard turns 78 today. Here’s one of his early hits, “I’m a Lonesome Fugitive,” as performed on fellow Bakersfield musician Buck Owens’ Ranch Show in 1966. That’s Bonnie Owens, Buck’s ex and at this point Merle’s new wife, singing harmony. Small world.
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