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Robert Earl Keen ‘Five Pound Bass’

March 10, 2016 | Categories: Fun Stuff

Number 4 on “Taste of Country’s” 10 Best Fishing Songs comprised by Billy Dukes is Robert Earl Keen’s  ‘Five Pound Bass’

Robert Earl Keen


Robert Earl Keen’s song from 1989 is a straight-forward, no metaphor needed fishing song. The singer is out to catch the elusive five pound bass, and that’s exactly what he does. OK, this description doesn’t sound like much fun, but those who know the song well will agree it deserves a high ranking on this list of fishing songs.

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