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Video thumbnail: American Masters Patti Smith on the Scene

American Masters

Patti Smith on the Scene

Patti Smith talks about her dream of a label-free future.

1:40

Patti Smith on the Scene

1:40

Video thumbnail: American Masters Fran Drescher on Lucille Ball

American Masters

Fran Drescher on Lucille Ball

Fran Drescher talks about how the character of Lucy resonated with women across America.

1:28

Fran Drescher on Lucille Ball

1:28

Video thumbnail: American Masters Betty White on Carol Burnett

American Masters

Betty White on Carol Burnett

Betty White talks about comedian, actor, singer and writer Carol Burnett.

Betty White on Carol Burnett

Video thumbnail: American Masters Lena Horne on Lena Horne

American Masters

Lena Horne on Lena Horne

Lena Horne talks about racial equality in her lifetime and in generations to come.

1:19

Lena Horne on Lena Horne

1:19

Video thumbnail: American Masters Bernadette Peters Talks about Mel Brooks

American Masters

Bernadette Peters Talks about Mel Brooks

Bernadette Peters talks about meeting Mel Brooks.

2:43

Bernadette Peters Talks about Mel Brooks

2:43

Video thumbnail: American Masters Gloria Steinem on Marilyn Monroe

American Masters

Gloria Steinem on Marilyn Monroe

Gloria Steinem remembers Marilyn Monroe.

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Gloria Steinem on Marilyn Monroe

2:39

Video thumbnail: American Masters Herbie Hancock on first meeting Quincy Jones

American Masters

Herbie Hancock on first meeting Quincy Jones

Herbie Hancock remembers the first time he met Quincy Jones.

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Herbie Hancock on first meeting Quincy Jones

2:41

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."

3:16

The Highwaymen: 'The Mount Rushmore of Country Music'

3:16

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.

2:33

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

2:33

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

1:03

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

2:01

The Havoc Behind 'The Highwayman' Music Video

2:01

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

0:47

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

1:02

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

0:58

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

0:53

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.

1:11

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

1:11

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

1:25

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

0:33

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.

3:12

Merle Keeps You On Your Toes

3:12

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.

0:54

Letter Home Reveals Janis’ Greatest Ambition

0:54

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.

5:06

Dick Cavett on Janis Joplin’s Influence

5:06

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.

2:59

Loretta Lynn and Conway Twitty

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