Country Music

The history of an American art form. Country Music, a new Ken Burns film. Sept. 15 on PBS.

About the Show
This September, Ken Burns tells the story of Country Music. Now, catch a special preview of this exciting series. Meet the filmmakers, go behind the cents, and enjoy exclusive clips from the films.
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