America's Music: The Roots of Country

  • 2001
  • TV Show
  • None

A historical overview of country music.

Honky Tonk Kings and Queens

First Aired: October 9, 2001

A look at the emergence of honky-tonk and legends such as Hank Williams, Merle Haggard and Ernest Tubb. Interviewees include Brenda Lee, Willie Nelson, Dolly Parton, Alan Jackson, Tracy Lawrence and Patty Loveless. Kris Kristofferson narrates.