"Country Music" from Ken Burns Premieres September 2019

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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 course of the twentieth century. The series, directed by Ken Burns, features never-before-seen footage and photographs, plus interviews with more than 80 country music artists. No one has told the story this way before.

Premieres September 15 on Nine PBS.

Watch video previews, view an episode guide, and more on our "Country Music" page.


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