State Songs of Tennessee

Tennessee State Songs

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Tennessee quarter

The U.S. Mint's bicentennial commemorative quarter for Tennessee honors the state's musical heritage with a fiddle, trumpet, guitar, and sheet music. Tennessee became the 16th state in 1796. Public domain image on Wikipedia

Tennessee's Official State Songs

by Nell Grayson Taylor and Lamont Smith. Adopted as Tennessee state song in 1925.
 
by Willa Waid Newman became a state song of Tennessee in 1935.
 
by Frances Hannah Tranum was adopted as the official public school song in 1955.
 
by Redd Stewart and Pee Wee King became an official song of Tennessee in 1965.
 
by Boudleaux and Felice Bryant was adopted as an official song of Tennessee in 1982.
 
by Vivian Rorie was adopted as an official song of Tennessee in 1992
 
by Fred Congdon, Thomas Vaughn and Carol Elliot was adopted as an official song of Tennessee in 1996.
 
by Richard M. "Pek" Gunn was adopted as a bicentennial march song of Tennessee in 1975 .
 
by James Rogers was adopted by Tennessee as a bicentennial song in 1976.
 
by Joan Hill Hanks adopted 1996.
 
by Shirley McRae, Terre Campbella-McCormick and Margaret Campbelle duGard - Bicentennial school song adopted by Tennessee in 1996.
 
by Kye Fleming & Dennis Morgan, performed by Ronnie Milsap was adopted as an official state song of Tennessee in 2010.
 
 by John R. Bean was adopted as an official song of Tennessee in 2011.
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