Hank's final recording session produced his last country chart-topper in 'Take These Chains From My Heart.'
A tribute to the famed Nashville institution that's as old as what we call country music itself.
The man born on 12 September 1931 in Saratoga, Texas is still seen by many as the greatest singer in country history.
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.'
'Hey Good Lookin'' inspired more than one hundred cover versions, including one that soon bagged the pop chart honours.
Roy Orbison, Rick Nelson, Jerry Lee Lewis and many more covered Hank's 'You Win Again.'
The song outdid the A-side, 'Why Should We Try Anymore,' on the country charts.
After her debut hit 'Walkin' After Midnight,' the future country queen was in for something of a rude awakening.
George's US pop chart debut was with a song written by the ill-starred Big Bopper.
On 16 February 1979, Elvis played a live show that was, in part, a preview of the country album he would release two years later, 'Almost Blue.'
The vastly experienced guitarist, who played on classic country hits such as 'Stand By Your Man' and 'The Gambler,' tells his own story.
'Bed Of Rose's,' one of the songs that really helped to establish the Statler Brothers as country staples, was new on the charts in November 1970.
Loretta's single was already climbing the country charts when the LP of the same name was released on 14 June 1965.
Daryle Singletary, renowned 1990s honky-tonk country music singer and hitmaker, has died at the age of 46. As yet no cause of death has been revealed.
Legendary record producer and Muscle Shoals studio pioneer Rick Hall, who worked with Aretha Franklin and many more has died aged 85