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Tex Ritter (Woodward Maurice Ritter, January 12, 1905 – January 2, 1974) was an American country music singer and movie actor popular from the mid-1930s into the 1960s, and the patriarch of the Ritter family in acting (son John and grandson Jason). He is a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame.

Tex Ritter, the son of James Everett Ritter and Martha Elizabeth Matthews grew up on his family's farm in Panola County and attended grade school in Carthage. He… read more

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  • He lived 'til he died.
  • smoke smoke smoke that cigarette,puff puff puff and if you smoke yourself to death [2]
  • Some of these novelty songs are very very strange.
  • Better than Gene Autry.
  • hot damn the man had a way
  • Got a patch on my pants but that's alright, I've got five dollars and it's saturday night
  • Holy shit what a voice.
  • Great!
  • great western song for one of the greatest western films
  • A great singer of Cowboy and Western songs

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