Country Music

“The Hillbilly Shakespeare” (1945 – 1953)

Passport Episode 3 | 1h 53m 15s Video has closed captioning.

Episode 3 | See how the bluegrass sound spreads in post-war America, and meet honky-tonk star Hank Williams, whose songs of surprising emotional depth are derived from his troubled and tragically short life.

Aired: 09/15/19

Expires: 05/31/20

Rating: TV-14

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