The coal miner's daughter was 25 years old when she made her first appearance on the celebrated show and brodcast.
Country star Billy Currington is headed to Key West to host a free concert to benefit Hurricane Dorian relief efforts in the Bahamas on 14 September.
To set the scene for the upcoming release, Rolling Stone Country has debuted one of the unheard songs on the deluxe edition, 'Been Lonely Too Long.'
The second annual country and Americana celebration rounded off in fine style, as large crowds enjoyed a day filled with sunshine and authentic roots music.
The song is a contemporary take on the traditional Nashville barroom ballad, with powerful lead and harmony vocals, lead guitar and pedal steel.
Audiences were just as ready to welcome new talent as they were to party with their longtime favourites, and the sun even came out.
The woman born Virginia Hensley, in Winchester, Virginia on 8 September 1932, came to be loved around the world.
After an impressive debut a year ago, the event is already a must-go for countless fans of these ever-expanding genres.
The Larry Weiss song became one of Glen's signature recordings and a global hit.
George Strait’s debut album, ‘Strait Country’, introduced a country music newcomer “skilled at more artistic ventures than roping cattle”.
The guitar is the backbone of rock music, and the best guitarists include some blues and country guitarists that paved the way for rock’n’roll’s legends.
50 facts and figures about the life and times of one of country music's greatest ever names, Patsy Cline.
The family group from Staunton, Virginia were giants of the traditional country music scene by the mid-1980s.
A trademark Hank Williams song was created on 30 August 1949, when Hank recorded ‘I’m So Lonesome I Could Cry’ in Cincinnati, Ohio.
With his heart on his sleeve, Ryan Adams created ‘Heartbreaker’, a debut album of such emotion-shattering magnitude it continues to speak to millions.
With ‘Something Special’ becoming his third country chart-topping album, George Strait more than deserved the Entertainer Of The Year accolades.