Johnny Horton net worth: Johnny Horton was an American country music, honkytonk, and rockabilly singer and musician who had a net worth equal to $3 million at the time of his death, after adjusting for inflation. Johnny Horton was born in Los Angeles, California in April 1925 and passed away in November 1960. He was a guitarist who had several hits. His debut studio album The Spectacular Johnny Horton was released in 1959 and his album Johnny Horton Makes History was released in 1960. Horton released the album Greatest Hits in 1961 which reached #8 in the US and was certified Platinum. He released the albums Honky Tonk Man in 1962 and I Can't Forget You in 1965. His album Johnny Horton On Stage was released in 1967 and reached #37 on the US Country chart. Horton released the albums The Unforgettable Johnny Horton in 1968, On the Road and The Legendary Johnny Horton in 1970, and The Battle of New Orleans and The World of Johnny Horton in 1971. His single "The Battle of New Orleans" reached #1 on both the Billboard Hot 100 and US Country charts and his singles "When It's Springtime in Alaska (It's Forty Below)" and "North To Alaska" both reached #1 on the US Country chart. He is a member of both the Rockabilly and Louisiana Music Halls of Fame. Johnny Horton passed away on November 5, 1960 at 35 years old in an automobile accident.