Ken Burns: Country Music - The History of an American Art Form

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Ken Burns: Country Music
The History of an American Art Form

2019

Explore the history of a uniquely American art form: country music. From its deep and tangled roots in ballads, blues and hymns performed in small settings, to its worldwide popularity, learn how country music evolved over the...

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Director
Ken Burns
Features
Peter Coyote

In This Series

The Rub (Beginnings–1933)
Episode 1
The Rub (Beginnings–1933)
Hard Times (1933–1945)
Episode 2
Hard Times (1933–1945)
The Hillbilly Shakespeare (1945–1953)
Episode 3
The Hillbilly Shakespeare (1945–1953)
I Can’t Stop Loving You (1953–1963)
Episode 4
I Can’t Stop Loving You (1953–1963)
The Sons and Daughters Of America (1964–1968)
Episode 5
The Sons and Daughters Of America (1964–1968)
Will the Circle Be Unbroken (1968-1972)
Episode 6
Will the Circle Be Unbroken (1968-1972)
Are You Sure Hank Done It This Way? (1973-1983)
Episode 7
Are You Sure Hank Done It This Way? (1973-1983)
Don’t Get Above Your Raisin’ (1984–1996)
Episode 8
Don’t Get Above Your Raisin’ (1984–1996)