PBS NewsHour

Ken Burns on his country music love story

Clip: 09/13/2019 | 11m 24s

Ken Burns’ latest PBS documentary, “Country Music,” is an eight-part series featuring never-before-seen footage and photos of giants including Johnny Cash, Patsy Cline and Charlie Pride. Over eight years, Burns and writer Dayton Duncan conducted more than 100 interviews to compile the film. Amna Nawaz sits down with Burns to discuss country music's “good stories,” tradition and progress.

Aired: 09/13/19

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

Major corporate funding for the PBS NewsHour is provided by BNSF, Consumer Cellular, Leidos, Babbel, and Raymond James. Funding for the PBS NewsHour Weekend is provided by Mutual of America. …