Season 1: Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

Country music is Nashville’s story – central to the culture and history of Middle Tennessee. Nashville Public Television is dedicated to sharing the many stories that form the fabric of this unique American art form. Country Music: A Nashville Story is a collection of stories gathered by NPT over its 50+ year history.

Video thumbnail: Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT The Ryman | Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

The Ryman | Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

The Ryman is the definitive "Mother Church" of country music and American musical history.

The Ryman | Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

Video thumbnail: Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT Minnie Pearl | Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

Minnie Pearl | Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

A rarely seen side of Minnie Pearl, country music comedian, from NPT's video archives.

Minnie Pearl | Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

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Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

Shenandoah | Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

Country music stars Shenandoah shares their thoughts on country music & Nashville with NPT

Shenandoah | Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

Video thumbnail: Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT Tracy Lawrence | Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

Tracy Lawrence | Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

Country music star Tracy Lawrence shares her thoughts on country music & Nashville with NP

Tracy Lawrence | Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

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Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

Jo Dee Messina | Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

Country music star Jo Dee Messina shares her thoughts on country music & Nashville with NP

Jo Dee Messina | Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

Video thumbnail: Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT Deana Carter | Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

Deana Carter | Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

Country music star Deana Carter shares her thoughts on country music & Nashville with NPT.

Deana Carter | Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

Video thumbnail: Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT What is Country Music: A Nashville Story? | NPT

Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

What is Country Music: A Nashville Story? | NPT

Country Music: A Nashville Story is NPT's archive of Nashville's country music history.

What is Country Music: A Nashville Story? | NPT

Video thumbnail: Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT QUEEVA | Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

QUEEVA | Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

Country music star QUEEVA shares her thoughts on country music & Nashville with NPT.

QUEEVA | Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

Video thumbnail: Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT Kelsey Lamb | Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

Kelsey Lamb | Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

Country music star Kelsey Lamb shares her thoughts on country music & Nashville with NPT.

Kelsey Lamb | Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

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Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

Brett Kissel | Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

NPT’s interview with Brett Kissel on Nashville & country music at the 2019 CMA festival.

Brett Kissel | Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT