The song became one of the country queen's signatures and helped make the name of its songwriter, Willie Nelson.
Master storyteller and American documentarian Ken Burns is helming a new docu-series about country music coming to PBS this September.
Tragically, Patsy wasn't around to see 'When You Need A Laugh' debut on the country chart on 11 January 1964.
'Heartaches' was one of only two 45s to make the British chart before the country queen passed away in 1963.
On 28 November 1964, Willie made a new career breakthrough with the accolade of a debut performance at the Grand Ole Opry.
'Your Cheatin' Heart,' Hank's posthumous country No. 1 of 1953, got a soulful makeover from The Genius.
The best country duets in history have captured magic between dynamic pairings such as Patsy Cline and Jim Reeves, and Robert Plant and Alison Krauss.
What is it that connects the great country singer with an American president of the 1920s? The answer lies in this bizarre tale.
The much-covered song became a single for the country queen some 18 months after her death.
The band's second album 'Cartwheels', became the first album by a UK country act to reach No. 1 on the British album chart.
The woman born Virginia Hensley, in Winchester, Virginia on 8 September 1932, came to be loved around the world.
Too often remembered for its clichés, 80s music actually has far more to offer than many remember – and it's cooler than you think.
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...
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...
Tragically, the country queen was killed in a plane crash near Camden, Tennessee on 5 March 1963.
On 19 January 1991, nearly 28 years after her untimely passing. the country queen finally made her UK album chart debut.