Merle Haggard – Sing Me Back Home
Remembering country music legend Merle Haggard
Country music star Merle Haggard died Wednesday of complications from pneumonia
He was best known for such patriotic hits as “Okie From Muskogee” and “The Fightin’ Side of Me”
(CNN)Merle Haggard, the grizzled country music legend whose songs such as “Okie from Muskogee” and “Fightin’ Side of Me” made him a voice for the workingman and the outsider, has died. He was 79.
Haggard died Wednesday, his birthday, of complications from pneumonia at his home in Northern California, his agent Lance Roberts told CNN.