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Arkansas Connections

Eight people or things with roots in the Natural State

Posted: January 3, 2014 at 2:32 a.m.

1. Ronnie Hawkins and The Band Ronnie Hawkins was born and raised in Huntsville and also lived in Fayetteville. He went on to earn acclaim as a rockabilly artist, finding fans internationally but particularly in Canada. He recruited beloved Arkansas native Levon Helm and a group of Canadian musicians for his backing band, The Hawks.

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Whats Up, Pages 11 on 01/03/2014

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