State Songs






Tennessee Waltz   -   lyrics

In 1965, Tennessee Waltz became the fourth official song of the state.
It was adopted by Senate Joint Resolution 9 of the 84th General Assembly.



Tennessee My Homeland    -   lyrics

Words by Nell Grayson Taylor
Music by Roy Lamont Smith
Adopted in 1925 by the 64th General Assemby



Tennessee   -  lyrics


In 1992, the 97th Tennessee General Assembly, by House Joint Resolution 744, adopted Tennessee as an official state song.




This song was adopted in 1935 by the 69th General Assembly in Chapter 154 of the Public Acts.




My Tennessee   -   lyrics

My Tennessee was adopted as the official public school song in 1955.
By Senate Joint Resolution 35 of the 79th Tennessee General Assembly.





Rocky Top was adopted as an official song of Tennessee by Chapter 545 of the Public acts of 1982