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Video thumbnail: American Masters The Highwaymen: 'The Mount Rushmore of Country Music'

American Masters

The Highwaymen: 'The Mount Rushmore of Country Music'

Find out why The Highwaymen were often called "The Mount Rushmore of Country Music."

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The Highwaymen: 'The Mount Rushmore of Country Music'

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Video thumbnail: American Masters Willie Nelson Sings 'Always On My Mind' at Nassau Coliseum

American Masters

Willie Nelson Sings 'Always On My Mind' at Nassau Coliseum

Concert footage of Willie Nelson Sings "Always On My Mind" at Nassau Coliseum in 1990.

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Willie Nelson Sings 'Always On My Mind' at Nassau Coliseum

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Video thumbnail: American Masters How Kris Kristofferson Convinced Cash to Record His Songs

American Masters

How Kris Kristofferson Convinced Cash to Record His Songs

How did Kris Kristofferson convince Johnny Cash to record his songs?

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How Kris Kristofferson Convinced Cash to Record His Songs

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Video thumbnail: American Masters The Havoc Behind 'The Highwayman' Music Video

American Masters

The Havoc Behind 'The Highwayman' Music Video

How The Highwayman music video caused a massive havoc at the Glen Canyon Bridge

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The Havoc Behind 'The Highwayman' Music Video

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Video thumbnail: American Masters Filmmaker Jim Brown: The Highwaymen Had a Message

American Masters

Filmmaker Jim Brown: The Highwaymen Had a Message

Director and producer Jim Brown talks about the making of The Highwaymen documentary.

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Filmmaker Jim Brown: The Highwaymen Had a Message

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Video thumbnail: American Masters How Waylon Jennings Started the Outlaw Movement

American Masters

How Waylon Jennings Started the Outlaw Movement

How Waylon Jennings started and defined the outlaw movement in country music.

How Waylon Jennings Started the Outlaw Movement

Video thumbnail: American Masters How the Highwaymen Became Family in Montreux

American Masters

How the Highwaymen Became Family in Montreux

How the Highwaymen Became Family in Montreux

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How the Highwaymen Became Family in Montreux

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Video thumbnail: American Masters How Janis Joplin Made the Hell's Angels Get Her Groceries

American Masters

How Janis Joplin Made the Hell's Angels Get Her Groceries

How Janis Joplin Made the Hell's Angels Get Her Groceries

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How Janis Joplin Made the Hell's Angels Get Her Groceries

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Video thumbnail: American Masters P!nk, Melissa Etheridge, Juliette Lewis can relate to Janis

American Masters

P!nk, Melissa Etheridge, Juliette Lewis can relate to Janis

P!nk, Melissa Etheridge, Juliette Lewis can relate to Janis Joplin.

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P!nk, Melissa Etheridge, Juliette Lewis can relate to Janis

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Video thumbnail: American Masters Janis Joplin's former lover: "She set me free"

American Masters

Janis Joplin's former lover: "She set me free"

Janis Joplin's former lover, David Niehaus, remembers his relationship with Janis.

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Janis Joplin's former lover: "She set me free"

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Video thumbnail: American Masters Chan Marshall Talks About Voicing Janis Joplin's Letters

American Masters

Chan Marshall Talks About Voicing Janis Joplin's Letters

Chan Marshall Talks About Voicing Janis Joplin's Letters

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Chan Marshall Talks About Voicing Janis Joplin's Letters

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Video thumbnail: American Masters Why Janis Joplin left Big Brother & the Holding Company

American Masters

Why Janis Joplin left Big Brother & the Holding Company

Why Janis Joplin left Big Brother & the Holding Company

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Why Janis Joplin left Big Brother & the Holding Company

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Video thumbnail: American Masters Merle Keeps You On Your Toes

American Masters

Merle Keeps You On Your Toes

Band members of The Strangers talk about performing with Merle Haggard, often unprepared.

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Merle Keeps You On Your Toes

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Video thumbnail: American Masters Letter Home Reveals Janis’ Greatest Ambition

American Masters

Letter Home Reveals Janis’ Greatest Ambition

Janis' letter home reveals struggles and desires toward the end of her life.

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Letter Home Reveals Janis’ Greatest Ambition

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Video thumbnail: American Masters Dick Cavett on Janis Joplin’s Influence

American Masters

Dick Cavett on Janis Joplin’s Influence

Dick Cavett describes Janis Joplin’s influence on his show and their relationship.

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Dick Cavett on Janis Joplin’s Influence

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Video thumbnail: American Masters Loretta Lynn's Gowns

American Masters

Loretta Lynn's Gowns

Loretta Lynn's personal designer shows two of her gowns displayed in her museum.

Loretta Lynn's Gowns

Video thumbnail: American Masters Loretta Lynn and Conway Twitty

American Masters

Loretta Lynn and Conway Twitty

Lynn, Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood talk about Lynn's hit partnership with Twitty.

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Loretta Lynn and Conway Twitty

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Video thumbnail: American Masters Loretta Lynn Wrote for Women. Her Song "The Pill."

American Masters

Loretta Lynn Wrote for Women. Her Song "The Pill."

Loretta Lynn, Sissy Spacek and Sheryl Crow on Lynn's work and her song, "The Pill."

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Loretta Lynn Wrote for Women. Her Song "The Pill."

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Video thumbnail: American Masters Loretta Lynn: Lyricist and Songwriter

American Masters

Loretta Lynn: Lyricist and Songwriter

Sheryl Crow and Jack White talk about Loretta Lynn’s talent as a lyricist and songwriter.

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Loretta Lynn: Lyricist and Songwriter

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Video thumbnail: American Masters Why Loretta Lynn Wrote "You Ain't Woman Enough"

American Masters

Why Loretta Lynn Wrote "You Ain't Woman Enough"

Loretta Lynn wrote the song after hearing the plight of a young fan worried about a rival.

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Why Loretta Lynn Wrote "You Ain't Woman Enough"

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Video thumbnail: American Masters Dave Bartholomew, Longtime Collaborator of Fats Domino

American Masters

Dave Bartholomew, Longtime Collaborator of Fats Domino

Dave Bartholomew of New Orleans: songwriter, bandleader, producer, trumpeter. Outtake.

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Dave Bartholomew, Longtime Collaborator of Fats Domino

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Video thumbnail: American Masters Fats Domino Concerts: Riots and Rock n' Roll

American Masters

Fats Domino Concerts: Riots and Rock n' Roll

There were major riots at Domino's concerts in the 1950s, not just because of integration.

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Fats Domino Concerts: Riots and Rock n' Roll

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Video thumbnail: American Masters Fats Domino Filmmaker Joe Lauro on Making the Documentary

American Masters

Fats Domino Filmmaker Joe Lauro on Making the Documentary

The director of Fats Domino and The Birth of Rock ‘n’ Roll shares how the film got made.

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Fats Domino Filmmaker Joe Lauro on Making the Documentary

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Video thumbnail: American Masters Fats Domino of New Orleans, the Music Mecca

American Masters

Fats Domino of New Orleans, the Music Mecca

Fats Domino, born and raised in New Orleans, was surrounded by music.

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Fats Domino of New Orleans, the Music Mecca

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