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Episode 7: Are You Sure Hank Done It This Way? (1973-1983)

Summary

The history of the musical art form from 1973 to 1983, when Dolly Parton crossed over to mainstream success and became the most famous woman in country music. George Jones and Tammy Wynette seemingly lived out their songs' tragic lyrics, while Hank Williams Jr. emerged from his father's shadow and debuted on the Opry show at just 11 years old. Contributors include Dolly Parton, Kris Kristofferson, Emmylou Harris, Willie Nelson, Brenda Lee and Hank Williams Jr. Narrated by Peter Coyote.

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Credits

Cast

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NarratorPeter Coyote
ContributorDolly Parton
ContributorKris Kristofferson
ContributorWillie Nelson
ContributorEmmylou Harris
ContributorBrenda Lee
ContributorHank Williams

Crew

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DirectorKen Burns

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