Boxcar Willie

Born Sep 1, 1931
  • Singer, Singer-songwriter
Boxcar Willie, born as Lecil Travis Martin was an American country music singer, who sang in the "old-time hobo" music style, complete with dirty face, overalls, and a floppy hat. "Boxcar Willie" was originally a character in a ballad he wrote, but he later adopted it as his own stage name.

Boxcar Willie Stats


: Box Car Willie


: Singer, Singer-songwriter


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: Sep 1, 1931 - Apr 12, 1999 (67 years old)

Place of Birth

: Ovilla

Date of Death

: Apr 12, 1999

Place of Death

: Branson

Cause of Death

: Leukemia

Boxcar Willie Film Roles

  1. The Singing Cowboys
  2. A Place to Grow

Boxcar Willie Film Appearances

  1. Branson!
  2. Country Fever Jukebox: Vol. 1

Boxcar Willie Albums

  1. Boxcar Willie & Friends Live at Wembley
  2. King of the Road
  3. King of the Hoboes
  4. Achy Breaky Heart
  5. Best Loved Favorites
  6. Boxcar Country
  7. Boxcar's Best
  8. Christmas With Boxcar Willie
  9. Country Greats
  10. The Best of Boxcar Willie