After employed in local clubs, outlaw country singer Randy Howard produced his name on Bobby Lord’s television series, and he previously his own show. He composed “God Don’t Reside in Nashville, Tennessee” and “She’s a Fan,” both which made an appearance on his initial LP, 1976’s Occasionally. His breakthrough emerged in 1983 using the scandalous “All-American Redneck,” an ode to the united states lifestyle therefore racy it had been banned from nation radio. Eschewing radio entirely, his label advertised the one to jukeboxes, where it became a honky tonk staple and sort of Southern ethnic sensation, spawning a legacy of bumper stickers bearing the song’s name. In 1988, he turned to Atlantic Information and have scored a smaller strike using a revival of Johnny Cash’s “Band of Fireplace” from his self-titled LP. His following record, Macon Music, was an assortment of Southern rock and roll and nation with titles regular of the period — “THE FINAL Rebel Yell” and “Heaven, Hell or Macon.” The record included some quick-fire fiddling in the fiddle participant also called Randy Howard (and in addition from Georgia). He continuing to tour through the entire ’90s and 2000s generally in the merits of “All-American Redneck,” which continued to be his best-known tune. In an uncommon picture befitting his outlaw nation way of living, Howard was wiped out within a gunfight using a bounty hunter on June 9, 2015 at his cabin beyond Lynchburg, Tennessee.