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Damn Right, Rebel Proud is the fourth studio album released by American country music artist Hank Williams III. It was released on October 21, 2008. The album was released in two separate versions, one being a censored release for major retailers, the other is uncensored (AKA the Parental Advisory version). The album was released through Curb’s revived Sidewalk Records label.

Damn Right, Rebel Proud
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Studio album by
ReleasedOctober 21, 2008 (2008-10-21)
GenreCountry, outlaw country, neotraditional country, cowpunk
Hank Williams III chronology
Straight to Hell
Damn Right, Rebel Proud
Rebel Within
Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic3.5/5 stars[1]
Boston Globe(unfavorable)[2]
Los Angeles Times3/4 stars[3]
PopMatters3.5/5 stars[4]
Slant Magazine4/5 stars[5]
Toronto Star3/4 stars[6]


Track listingEdit

All songs written by Hank Williams III except where noted.

1."The Grand Ole Opry (Ain't So Grand)"2:35
2."Wild & Free"2:58
3."Me & My Friends"3:12
4."Six Pack of Beer"2:32
5."I Wish I Knew"3:30
6."If You Can't Help Your Own"3:32
7."Candidate for Suicide"3:41
8."H8 Line"3:12
9."Long Hauls & Close Calls"2:43
10."Stoned & Alone"5:12
12."3 Shades of Black"4:18
13."Workin' Man" (Written by Bob Wayne)3:01
Total length:50:41


  • Hank Williams III – acoustic guitar, electric guitar, drums, vocals, instrumentation
  • Joe Buck – stand-up bass
  • Chris Carmichael – fiddle
  • Charlie Cushman – banjo
  • Andy Gibson – Dobro
  • Donnie Herron – fiddle
  • Johnny Hiland – electric guitar
  • Randy Kohrs – acoustic guitar, Dobro
  • Adam McOwen – fiddle, accordion
  • Shawn McWilliams – drums
  • Gary Sommers – fiddle
  • Marty Stuart – mandolin, electric guitar
  • Bob Wayne – bass, guitar, vocals

Technical personnelEdit

  • Hank Williams III – engineer
  • Jim Lightman – engineer
  • Keith Neltner – design, illustrations
  • Jennifer Tzar – photography
  • Taylor Norrell – Brewmaster

Chart positionsEdit

Chart (2008) Peak
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 2
U.S. Billboard 200 18


  1. ^ Deming, Mark (2008-10-21). "Damn Right, Rebel Proud". Allmusic. Retrieved 2012-04-20.
  2. ^ Munroe, Stuart (2008-10-21). "We get it: you're a rebel". Boston Globe. Retrieved 2012-04-20.
  3. ^ Lewis, Randy (2008-10-21). "Album reviews: Hank Williams III and Waylon Jennings & the 357's". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 2012-04-20.
  4. ^ Thanki, Julie (2008-10-22). "Hank Williams III: Damn Right Rebel Proud". PopMatters. Retrieved 2012-04-20.
  5. ^ Keefe, Jonathan (2008-10-19). "ALBUM REVIEW Hank Williams III: Damn Right Rebel Proud". Slant Magazine. Retrieved 2012-04-20.
  6. ^ Rayner, Ben (2008-11-04). "Hank III: Damn Right Rebel Proud". Toronto Star. Retrieved 2012-04-20.