The Official Website of Gene Autry, America's Favorite Singing Cowboy

Fun Autry Fact:

When he was a young man, Gene received an offer from a professional baseball team to become a player. Gene turned down the offer because it would have meant a fifty-dollar-a-month pay cut from his telegrapher's job.


Watch a Gene Autry Video Clip

If You Want to Be a Cowboy
from Git Along Little Dogies (1937)

Singing Cowboy Gene Autry sings the charming song "If You Want to Be a Cowboy" from his movie Git Along Little Dogies from Republic Pictures (1937).

Composed by Fleming Allan

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© 1938 M.M. Cole Publishing Co.

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