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

Take Me Back to My Boots and Saddle
from Call of the Canyon (1942)

Kit Carson (Ruth Terry) is desperate for Western singers for her radio show and goes to extreme measures to get Gene Autry to sing! But watch what happens when the Singing Cowboy finishes yodeling the Western classic "Take Me Back to My Boots and Saddles" from the Republic Pictures film Call of the Canyon (1942).

Written by Walter G. Samuels, Leonard Whitcup, Teddy Powell
Published by Schuster & Miller, Inc.

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