The Nashville star helped changed the fortunes of an impoverished songwriter.
With its roots in country tradition and punk attitude, Americana music is hard to define but easy to love. uDiscover Music dons a Nudie suit and goes in search of the Americana...
The endless romantic allure of The Great American Songbook has attracted wonderful country covers by the likes of Patsy Cline and Willie Nelson.
Mason Ramsey, an 11-year-old singer and yodeller from Golconda, Illinois, has breathed renewed life into country icon Hank Williams’ ‘Lovesick Blues’, which currently sits at No 3 on Spotify’s Viral 50 chart...
As Patsy Cline’s most successful musical disciple and dear friend, no person was better suited to record a tribute to the country legend than Loretta Lynn.
On 31 March 1962, Patsy Cline Showcase finally took the country queen onto the US album chart, and her singing everyone from Bob Wills to Cole Porter.
We remember peerless steel guitarist Ben Keith, born 6 March 1937, who played on Patsy Cline's 'I Fall To Pieces' and with Neil Young, Ringo Starr and more.
5 March 1963 was the sad day on which Patsy Cline was killed in a plane crash near Camden, Tennessee, at the age of just 30.
Love makes the world go round, but love also goes round itself, in the grooves of the majority of the greatest pop songs ever made.
It took nearly 28 years after her passing for Patsy Cline to achieve her UK album chart debut, on 19 January 1991.
The only thing wrong with the single 'If You Need A Laugh' was that Patsy Cline wasn't around to see it debut on the country chart on 11 January 1964.
American country-folk singer-songwriter Luanne Hunt has reissued her 2008 version of a “lost” Patsy Cline Christmas song, 'Christmas Without You.'
On 29 November 1962 Patsy Cline got only her second, and final, UK singles chart entry of her lifetime with 'Heartaches,' which wasn't a US country hit.
On 28 November 1964, Willie Nelson made a new career breakthrough when he was afforded the accolade of a debut performance at the Grand Ole Opry.
Looking for the best Christmas gifts for country music fans? We’ve got must-have presents for everyone from Shania Twain to Johnny Cash.