Faron Young

Ray Price & Faron Young
1932 - 1996

Faron Young  American Country Musician


Faron Young passed away on 10th Dec 1996 aged 64. His last relationship was when Faron Young and Billie Jean Jones dated for 1 year after getting together in 1951.


Faron Young was in a relationship with Billie Jean Jones (1951 - 1952).


Faron Young is a 64 year old American Country Musician. Born on 25th February, 1932 in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA, he is famous for Single: "If You Ain't Lovin' (You Ain't Livin')" in a career that spans 1951–1994. His zodiac sign is Pisces.

Faron Young is a member of the following lists: Musicians from Shreveport, Louisiana, 20th-century American singers and Suicides by firearm in Tennessee.


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Confirmed Relationships1
Longest Relationship1 yr, 9 mths
Shortest Relationship1 yr, 9 mths
Average Relationship Length1 yr, 9 mths
First Name Faron
Last Name Young
Alternative Name The Singing Sheriff, The Hillbilly Heartthrob, The Young Sheriff
Age 64 (age at death) years
Birthday 25th February, 1932
Birthplace Shreveport, Louisiana, USA
Died 10th December, 1996
Place of Death Nashville, Tennessee, USA
Cause of Death Suicide by gunshot
Build Average
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Country Singer, Actor
Occupation Country Musician
Claim to Fame Single: "If You Ain't Lovin' (You Ain't Livin')"
Music Genre (Text) Country music
Music Genre Country
Year(s) Active 1951–1994
Music Style Traditional Country, Country-Pop, Honky Tonk, Nashville Sound/Countrypolitan
Music Mood Melancholy, Earnest, Amiable/Good-Natured, Laid-Back/Mellow, Gentle, Rollicking, Sentimental, Plaintive, Earthy, Organic, Poignant, Reverent, Hungry, Sad
Instrument Vocals, Guitar
Instrument (text) guitar
Record Label Gotham, Capitol, Mercury, MCA, Step One

Faron Young (February 25, 1932 – December 10, 1996) was an American country music singer and songwriter from the early 1950s into the mid-1980s and one of its most successful and colorful stars. Hits including "If You Ain't Lovin' (You Ain't Livin')" and "Live Fast, Love Hard, Die Young" marked him as a honky-tonk singer in sound and personal style; and his chart-topping singles "Hello Walls" and "It's Four in the Morning" showed his versatility as a vocalist. Known as the Hillbilly Heartthrob, and following a movie role, the Young Sheriff, Young's singles reliably charted for more than 30 years. He committed suicide in 1996. Young is a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame.

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Faron Young64 PiscesCountry Musician
Billie Jean Jones83 LeoCountry Musician


What Am I Bid?1967Faron YoungMovie
Country Music Holiday1958Clyde WoodsMovie
Raiders of Old California1957Marshal Faron YoungMovie
Daniel Boone, Trail Blazer1956Faron CallawayMovie
Hidden Guns1956Deputy Faron YoungMovie
Grand Ole Opry1955TV Show


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Jole BlonOct 16, 2013

All I can say is Faron Young/Marty Robbins or Marty Robbins/Faron Young. Any way you slice it, these two are the best country music that ever walked across this earth.

April LynnMar 27, 2010

A biography of Faron Young: Live Fast Love Hard, A Faron Young story

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