Celebrating "International ‘Country Music’ Day" With Ken Burns

Documentarian, Ken Burns has released a new documentary series entitled “Country Music” and comes just in time to celebrate International Country Music Day (Sept. 17th).

Ken, who is well-known for his documentaries on the “Civil War” and “Baseball” and “Vietnam” and launched his new eight-part, PBS documentary titled “Country Music” on Monday, Sept. 15.

In a recent interview with CMT Radio’s Cody Alan, Ken shared that the fabric of this documentary is tightly woven by “very elemental basic human emotions that everybody experiences in their life.”

If you have missed the first two nights of “Country Music” being broadcast on PBS, its not too late to catch up. Here are 5 highlights to help get you caught up to properly celebrate 'International Country Music Day.' Tune in on PBS tonight at 8 p.m. ET.

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