Both a respected recording artist and songwriter - among his best known compositions are "Me And Bobby McGee" (1969), "For The Good Times" (1970) and "Help Me Make It Through The Night" (1970) - he was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2004.
Kristofferson is also well known for his left-wing views, making him something of a misfit in the American country scene.
Kristofferson was married to Rita Coolidge from 1973 until 1980. He's been married to Lisa Meyers since 1983 and they have five children.
Kris Kristofferson Discography Tracks
- 79 Vocals
- 43 Instruments & Performance
- 2114 Writing & Arrangement
- 34 Featuring & Presenting
- 18 Production
- 5 Visual
- 17 Acting, Literary & Spoken