John Prine (1946–2020)


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Exceptionally talented singer/songwriter John Prine enjoyed a 40 plus year career that encompassed such diverse music genres as folk, rock, country, and rockabilly. With his wry sense of humor, sharp, incisive songwriting, and endearingly offbeat perspective, John distinguished himself as a true original with a well-deserved loyal cult following. ... See full bio »

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Known For

Courage Under Fire Soundtrack
(1996)
Into the Wild Soundtrack
(2007)
Leaves of Grass Soundtrack
(2009)
Fire Down Below Soundtrack
(1997)

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 2021 Clarice (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Ghosts of Highway 20 (2021) ... (writer: "Angel From Montgomery")
 2020 The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Bernie Sanders/Brandi Carlile (2020) ... (writer: "Hello in There")
 2020 Bloody Nose, Empty Pockets (Documentary) (writer: "In Spite of Ourselves" - uncredited)
 2018 Patriot (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Escape From Paris (2018) ... (performer: "Pretty Good")
  Austin City Limits (TV Series documentary) (writer - 2 episodes, 2003 - 2018) (performer - 1 episode, 2018)
- John Prine (2018) ... (performer: "Knockin' on Your Screen Door", "Egg & Daughter Nite, Lincoln Nebraska, 1967 (Crazy Bone)", "Summer's End", "Caravan of Fools", "The Lonesome Friends of Science", "Boundless Love", "Illegal Smile", "Please Don't Bury Me", "Lake Marie", "When I Get to Heaven", "Paradise" - uncredited) / (writer: "Knockin' on Your Screen Door", "Egg & Daughter Nite, Lincoln Nebraska, 1967 (Crazy Bone)", "Summer's End", "Caravan of Fools", "The Lonesome Friends of Science", "Boundless Love", "Illegal Smile", "Please Don't Bury Me", "Lake Marie", "When I Get to Heaven", "Paradise" - uncredited)
- Susan Tedeschi/Ruthie Foster (2003) ... (writer: "Angel from Montgomery")
  Maniac (TV Mini Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2018) (writer - 1 episode, 2018)
- Having a Day (2018) ... (performer: "Illegal Smile" - uncredited) / (writer: "Illegal Smile" - uncredited)
  Mr. Mercedes (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2017 - 2018) (writer - 2 episodes, 2017 - 2018)
- You Can Go Home Now (2018) ... (performer: "I Had a Dream") / (writer: "I Had a Dream")
- From the Ashes (2017) ... (performer: "Blue Umbrella") / (writer: "Blue Umbrella")
 2017 Mr. Robot (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- eps3.8_stage3.torrent (2017) ... (writer: "Angel from Montgomery" - uncredited)
 2017 Animal Kingdom (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Bleed for It (2017) ... (writer: "Waiting on a Song")
 2017 Sue Bob & Hank (Short) (performer: "In Spite of Ourselves") / (writer: "In Spite of Ourselves")
 2017 American Folk (performer: "Some Humans Ain't Human") / (writer: "Some Humans Ain't Human")
 2016 Late Night with Seth Meyers (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Common/Pamela Adlon/John Prine with Iris DeMent/Hannah Welton (2016) ... (performer: "Who's Gonna Take the Garbage Out")
 2016 Medal of Victory (writer: "Please Don't Bury Me")
 2012 Douglas Widick & Anna Callegari: In Spite of Ourselves Cover (Video short) (writer: "In Spite of Ourselves")
 2011 Case Histories (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Case Histories, Part 1 (2011) ... (writer: "Speed of the Sound of Loneliness")
  Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2010)
- Don Rickles/Piedmont Bird Callers/John Prine with Yim Yames (2010) ... (performer: "All The Best" - uncredited) / (writer: "All The Best" - uncredited)
  The Marty Stuart Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2010)
- John Prine (2010) ... (performer: "Speed of the Sound of Loneliness", "Souvenirs", "Paradise") / (writer: "Speed of the Sound of Loneliness", "Souvenirs", "Paradise")
 2009 Leaves of Grass (performer: "Illegal Smile", "Sweet Revenge") / (writer: "Illegal Smile", "Sweet Revenge")
 2009 Prime Mover (writer: "In Spite Of Ourselves")
  My Name Is Earl (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2009) (writer - 1 episode, 2009)
- Pinky (2009) ... (performer: "Day Is Done" - uncredited) / (writer: "Day Is Done" - uncredited)
 2009 Big Fan (performer: "Sweet Revenge") / (writer: "Sweet Revenge")
 2008 The Cleaner (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2008) ... (writer: "Angel from Montgomery" - uncredited)
 2007 Into the Wild (writer: "Angel from Montgomery")
 2007 AOL Sessions (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Bright Eyes (2007) ... (writer: "Crazy as a Loon")
 2005 The Wendell Baker Story (writer: "Love Is on a Roll")
 2005 Duane Hopwood (performer: "Let's Talk Dirty in Hawaiian") / (writer: "Let's Talk Dirty in Hawaiian")
 2000 Some Voices (writer: "Speed Of The Sound Of Loneliness")
 1999 Grass (Documentary) (performer: "Illegal Smile")
  Strisser på Samsø (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1998) (writer - 1 episode, 1998)
- På havets bund (1998) ... (performer: "I Just Wanna Dance With You") / (writer: "I Just Wanna Dance With You")
 1998 Whatever (writer: "Angel From Montgomery")
 1997 Fire Down Below (performer: "Paradise") / (writer: "Paradise")
 1996 Courage Under Fire (writer: "Angel from Montgomery")
 1992 Falling from Grace (performer: "All the Best (acoustic version)") / (writer: "All the Best (acoustic version)")
 1991 Rush (writer: "Angel From Montgomery")
 1984 Fame (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Ballad of Ray Claxton (1984) ... (writer: "Crooked Piece of Time")
 1984 Arena (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Everly Brothers: Songs of Innocence and Experience (1984) ... (writer: "Paradise" - uncredited)
 1984 UFOria ("It's Happening to You") / (performer: "It's Happening to You")
 1982 The Two Ronnies (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #9.8 (1982) ... (writer: "If You Don't Want My Love")
 1981 The Pride of Jesse Hallam (TV Movie) (writer: "Paradise")
  Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1976) (writer - 1 episode, 1976)
- Karen Black/John Prine (1976) ... (performer: "Hello In There", "The Bottomless Lake") / (writer: "Hello In There", "The Bottomless Lake")
 1976 The Bette Midler Show (TV Special) (writer: "Hello in There" - uncredited)
 1975 The Ernie Sigley Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 18 February 1975 (1975) ... (writer: "Hello in There")
 1974 The Texas Wheelers (TV Series) (performer: "Illegal Smile") / (writer: "Illegal Smile")
 1974 The Porter Wagoner Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Jim and Jesse (1974) ... (writer: "Paradise")
 1973 The John Denver Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.5 (1973) ... (writer: "Spanish Pipedream")
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Buried at Smith-Yonts Nourse Cemetery in Paradise, KY. See more »

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