Updated biography of Smoky Dawson shows why he was so loved

John Piggott
Updated February 18 2022 - 11:33am, first published February 12 2022 - 2:30am
LOVE MATCH: Smoky Dawson and his adored wife, Dot. Australia's singing cowboy died aged 94 in 2008, while "Dotty" lived on to 104. Smoky's last album came out when he was 92.
LOVE MATCH: Smoky Dawson and his adored wife, Dot. Australia's singing cowboy died aged 94 in 2008, while "Dotty" lived on to 104. Smoky's last album came out when he was 92.

THERE was never a country and western entertainer like "Australia's First Singing Cowboy", Smoky Dawson. And it's hard to imagine a performer as kind and true.

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John Piggott

John Piggott

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