Discover the stories of the people who helped shape Country Music in Nashville.
"Hi I'm Ken Burns and, in the fall of 2019, my latest project will explore the history of country music, highlighting the lives and stories of the individuals who shaped this uniquely American art form. I hope you'll join me for this journey here on Nashville Public Television, your home for documentaries."
– Ken Burns –
KEN BURNS' COUNTRY MUSIC
From southern Appalachia’s songs of heartbreak and faith to the western swing of Texas, from California honky tonks to the Grand Ole Opry in NPT's home town of Nashville, Ken Burns' Country Music follows the evolution, over the course of the twentieth century, of America’s music.