He lived fast, loved hardGÇªand if he didnGÇÖt die young, he at least died tragically by his own hand. He was one of the top country hit-makers of the 1950s, GÇÿ60s, and GÇÿ70s. He toured with Elvis and wrote ElvisGÇÖ Is It So Strange. He made some incredible uptempo countryGÇªproto-rockabillyGÇªhillbilly boogie records, and all of them are here. - His name was Faron Young.