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Alan Eugene Jackson (born October 17, 1958) is an American singer, songwriter and musician, known for blending traditional honky tonk and mainstream country sounds and penning many of his own hits.
Alan Lomax (January 31, 1915 – July 19, 2002) was an American field collector of folk music of the 20th century.
Alanis Nadine Morissette (born June 1, 1974) is a Canadian-American alternative rock singer-songwriter, guitarist, record producer, and actress.
Albert Edward Brumley (October 29, 1905 – November 15, 1977) was an American shape note gospel music composer and publisher.
Alison Maria Krauss (born July 23, 1971) is an American bluegrass-country singer-songwriter and musician.
All Songs Considered is a weekly online multimedia program started in January 2000 by NPR's All Things Considered director Bob Boilen.
AllMusic (previously known as All Music Guide or AMG) is an online music guide service website.
American folk music is a musical term that encompasses numerous genres, many of which are known as traditional music, traditional folk music, contemporary folk music or roots music.
"Angel Band" is an American gospel music song.
In music, an arrangement is a musical reconceptualization of a previously composed work.
The Associated Press (AP) is an American multinational nonprofit news agency headquartered in New York City.
The banjo is a four-, five- or (occasionally) six-stringed instrument with a thin membrane stretched over a frame or cavity as a resonator, called the head.
Barry Turner Bales (born August 23, 1969 in Kingsport, Tennessee, United States) is the American long time bass player and harmony vocalist for Alison Krauss and Union Station.
BBC News is an operational business division of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) responsible for the gathering and broadcasting of news and current affairs.
"Big Rock Candy Mountain", first recorded by Harry McClintock in 1928, is a folk music song about a hobo's idea of paradise, a modern version of the medieval concept of Cockaigne.
Billboard (stylized as billboard) is an American music magazine, originally headquartered in New York City, New York and now owned by Prometheus Global Media.
The Billboard 200 is a record chart ranking the 200 highest-ranking music albums and EPs in the United States, published weekly by Billboard magazine.
The Billboard charts tabulate the relative weekly popularity of songs or albums in the United States and elsewhere.
Billboard Year-End charts are a cumulative measure of a single or album's performance in the United States, based upon the Billboard magazine charts during any given chart year.
Arthur "Blind" Blake (1896 – December 1, 1934) was an American blues and ragtime singer and guitarist.
Bluegrass music is a form of American roots music, and a subgenre of country music.
Blues is a genre and musical form that originated in African-American communities in the "Deep South" of the United States around the end of the 19th century.
Carter Glen Stanley (August 27, 1925 – December 1, 1966) was a bluegrass music lead singer, songwriter, and rhythm guitar player.
Charles Mitchell is a songwriter, best known as a collaborator with Jimmie Davis.
Chris Sharp (born 1973 in Asheville, North Carolina, United States) is an American singer and musician, who participated in the Grammy Award-winning soundtrack of O Brother, Where Art Thou.
Chris Thomas King (born October 14, 1962) is an American New Orleans, Louisiana-based blues musician and actor.
The cinema of the United States, often generally referred to as Hollywood, has had a profound effect on cinema across the world since the early 20th century.
CMT (typically abbreviated as CMT, previously as CMTV) is an American basic cable and satellite television channel that is owned by Viacom Music and Entertainment Group, a unit of the Viacom Media Networks division of Viacom.
Joel David Coen (born November 29, 1954) and Ethan Jesse CoenAccording to the State of Minnesota.
Country music is a genre of American popular music that originated in the Southern United States in the 1920s.
Coyote Ugly is a 2000 romantic comedy-drama based on the actual Coyote Ugly Saloon, set in New York City.
Daniel John "Dan" Tyminski (born June 20, 1967) is an American bluegrass composer, vocalist, and instrumentalist.
David Todd Rawlings is a professional guitarist and singer.
Richard (Dick) Burnett (October 8, 1883 – January 23, 1977) was an American folk songwriter from Kentucky.
A dirge is a somber song or lament expressing mourning or grief, such as would be appropriate for performance at a funeral.
The word Dobro is, in popular usage, the generic term for a wood-bodied, single cone resonator guitar.
A documentary film is a nonfictional motion picture intended to document some aspect of reality, primarily for the purposes of instruction or maintaining a historical record.
The double bass is the largest and lowest-pitched bowed string instrument in the modern symphony orchestra.
Down from the Mountain is a 2000 documentary and concert film featuring a live performance by country and traditional music artists who participated in the Grammy-winning soundtrack recording for the Joel and Ethan Coen film, O Brother, Where Art Thou? The concert, held on May 24, 2000 at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, Tennessee, was a benefit for the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum.
"Down in the River to Pray" (also known as "Down to the River to Pray," "Down in the Valley to Pray," "The Good Old Way," and "Come, Let Us All Go Down") is a traditional American song variously described as a Christian folk hymn, an African-American spiritual, an Appalachian song, and a gospel song.
Drive is the tenth studio album by American country music artist Alan Jackson.
James Edward "Ed" Haley (August 1885-February 3, 1951) was a blind professional American musician and composer best known for his fiddle playing.
Emmylou Harris (born April 2, 1947) is an American singer and songwriter.
A film, also called a movie, motion picture or photoplay, is a series of still images which, when shown on a screen, creates the illusion of moving images due to the phi phenomenon.
Folk music includes both traditional music and the genre that evolved from it during the 20th century folk revival.
Troyal Garth Brooks (born February 7, 1962), best known as Garth Brooks, is an American country music singer-songwriter.
Gavin Lurssen is a mastering engineer.
George Timothy Clooney (born May 6, 1961) is an American actor, screenwriter, producer, director, and activist.
George Harvey Strait (born May 18, 1952) is an American singer, songwriter, actor, and music producer known as the "King of Country" and one of the most influential and popular recording artists of all time.
Gillian Welch (born October 2, 1967) is an American singer-songwriter.
Gospel music is a music genre in Christian music.
A Grammy Award (originally called Gramophone Award), or Grammy, is an accolade by the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (NARAS) of the United States to recognize outstanding achievement in the music industry.
The Grammy Award for Album of the Year is presented by the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences of the United States to "honor artistic achievement, technical proficiency and overall excellence in the recording industry, without regard to album sales or chart position." Album of the Year is the most prestigious and final award category at the Grammys having been presented since 1959.
The Grammy Award for Best Country Collaboration with Vocals was an honor presented at the Grammy Awards, a ceremony that was established in 1958 and originally called the Gramophone Awards, to quality country music collaborations for artists who do not normally perform together.
The Grammy Award for Best Male Country Vocal Performance was awarded between 1965 and 2011.
The Great Depression was a severe worldwide economic depression in the 1930s.
Greatest Hits is the first greatest hits album released by American country music singer Martina McBride.
Greatest Hits is the first compilation album of American country music artist Tim McGraw.
Greatest Hits Volume III: I'm a Survivor is the third greatest hits compilation released by Reba McEntire.
The guitar is a popular musical instrument classified as a string instrument with anywhere from 4 to 18 strings, usually having 6.
Harley Lee Allen (January 23, 1956March 30, 2011) was an American bluegrass and country singer and songwriter.
In music, harmony is the use of simultaneous pitches (tones, notes), or chords.
Harry Kirby McClintock (October 8, 1882 – April 24, 1957), also known as "Haywire Mac," was an American singer and poet.
Hot Country Songs is a chart published weekly by ''Billboard'' magazine in the United States.
I Need You is the third compilation album from American recording artist LeAnn Rimes.
"I'll Fly Away", is a hymn written in 1929 by Albert E. Brumley and published in 1932 by the Hartford Music company in a collection titled Wonderful Message.
I'm Already There is the fourth studio album released by American country music band Lonestar.
"In The Jailhouse Now" is an American novelty blues song originally found in vaudeville performances from the early 20th century,, p. 131 usually credited to Jimmie Rodgers.
Inside Out is the ninth studio album by country music singer Trisha Yearwood.
James Carter (December 18, 1925 – November 26, 2003) was an American singer.
Gerald Calvin "Jerry" Douglas (born May 28, 1956 in Warren, Ohio) is an American resonator guitar and lap steel player and record producer.
James Houston "Jimmie" Davis (September 11, 1899 – November 5, 2000) was a singer and songwriter of both sacred and popular songs who served for two nonconsecutive terms from 1944 to 1948 and from 1960 to 1964 as the governor of his native Louisiana.
James Charles "Jimmie" Rodgers (September 8, 1897 – May 26, 1933) was an American country singer in the early 20th century, known most widely for his rhythmic yodeling.
John Stephen Goodman (born June 20, 1952) is an American actor.
John Cowan Hartford (December 30, 1937 – June 4, 2001) was an American folk, country and bluegrass composer and musician known for his mastery of the fiddle and banjo, as well as for his witty lyrics, unique vocal style, and extensive knowledge of Mississippi River lore.
John Michael Turturro (born February 28, 1957) is an American-Italian actor, writer and director known for his roles in the films Do the Right Thing (1989), Miller's Crossing (1990), Barton Fink (1991), Quiz Show (1994), The Big Lebowski (1998), O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000) and the first three films in the ''Transformers'' film series (2007–2011).
Keep On the Sunny Side is a popular American song originally written in 1899 by Ada Blenkhorn (1858–1927) with music by J. Howard Entwisle (1866–1903).
Kenneth Arnold "Kenny" Chesney (born March 26, 1968) is an American country music singer and songwriter.
The Kossoy Sisters are identical twin sisters (Irene Saletan and Ellen Christenson) who perform American folk and old time music.
Margaret LeAnn Rimes Cibrian (born August 28, 1982), known professionally as LeAnn Rimes, is an American country and pop singer.
The highest-selling albums and EPs in the United States are ranked in the ''Billboard'' 200, published by Billboard magazine.
These are the U.S. number-one country albums of 2001, per the Billboard Top Country Albums chart.
Lonestar is an American country music group consisting of Richie McDonald (lead vocals, acoustic guitar), Michael Britt (lead guitar, background vocals), Keech Rainwater (drums), and Dean Sams (keyboards, background vocals).
The Los Angeles Times, commonly referred to as the Times, is a paid daily newspaper published in Los Angeles, California, since 1881.
"Man of Constant Sorrow" (also known as "I Am a Man of Constant Sorrow") is a traditional American folk song first published by Dick Burnett, a partially blind fiddler from Kentucky.
A mandolin (mandolino; literally "small mandola") is a musical instrument in the lute family and is usually plucked with a plectrum or "pick".
Martina Mariea Schiff (born July 29, 1966), known professionally as Martina McBride, is an American country music singer, songwriter, and record producer.
Maura O'Connell (16 September 1958) is an Irish singer and actress.
"Mother" Maybelle Carter (May 10, 1909 – October 23, 1978) was an American country musician.
Mercury Records is an American-based record label owned by Universal Music Group.
Mike Compton (born February 29, 1956 in Meridian, Mississippi) is an American bluegrass mandolin player and former protégé of the Father of Bluegrass, Bill Monroe.
Mike Piersante is a recording engineer and mixer.
Mississippi is a state located in the Southern United States.
A music video or song video is a short film integrating a song and imagery, produced for promotional or artistic purposes.
The Nashville Bluegrass Band is an American bluegrass music ensemble founded in 1984.
Nashville is the capital of the U.S. state of Tennessee and the county seat of Davidson County.
No Shoes, No Shirt, No Problems is the seventh studio album (7th overall) of country music singer Kenny Chesney, released in 2002 by BNA Records.
Norman Blake (born March 10, 1938, Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States) is an American instrumentalist, vocalist, and songwriter.
Now That's What I Call Music! 9 was released on March 19, 2002.
O Brother, Where Art Thou? is a 2000 adventure comedy film written, produced, edited, and directed by Joel and Ethan Coen, and starring George Clooney, John Turturro, and Tim Blake Nelson, with John Goodman, Holly Hunter, and Charles Durning in supporting roles.
O Death — also known as O, Death, Oh Death, and Conversations with Death — is a traditional American folk song.
Ogg is a free, open container format maintained by the Xiph.Org Foundation.
Peter "Pete" Van Kuykendall (born January 15, 1938) also known as Pete Roberts, is an American bluegrass musician, songwriter, discographer and a magazine and music publisher.
Peter Franklin Kurland (born 1958) is an American production sound mixer.
Prometheus Global Media is New York City-based B2B media company.
Pull My Chain is the title of the sixth studio album by American country music artist Toby Keith, released in 2001 on DreamWorks Records Nashville.
Ralph Edmund Stanley (born February 25, 1927), also known as Dr.
Reba Nell McEntire (born March 28, 1955) is an American country music singer, songwriter and actress.
A record producer is an individual working within the music industry, whose job is to oversee and manage the recording (i.e. "production") of an artist's music.
Rhapsody is an online music store subscription service based in Seattle, Washington.
Robert K. Oermann is a Nashville-based music journalist and author who is recognized as an authority on country music.
Ronald Franklin "Ron" Block (born July 30, 1964) is an American bluegrass and alternative country musician, mainly playing the banjo and the guitar, singing, and writing bluegrass music.
Ryman Auditorium (formerly Grand Ole Opry House and Union Gospel Tabernacle) is a 2,362-seat live performance venue, located at 116 5th Avenue North, in Nashville, Tennessee and is best known as the home of the Grand Ole Opry from 1943 to 1974.
Charles Samuel "Sam" Bush (born April 13, 1952) is an American bluegrass mandolin player considered an originator of the Newgrass style.
Samuel Cornelius "Sam" Phillips (January 5, 1923 – July 30, 2003) was an American musician, businessman, record executive, music producer, and disc-jockey, who played an important role in the emergence and development of rock and roll and rockabilly as the major form of popular music in the 1950s.
Scarecrow is the eighth studio album by American country music artist Garth Brooks.
Shania Twain, OC (born Eilleen Regina Edwards; August 28, 1965) is a Canadian singer and songwriter.
Singing is the act of producing musical sounds with the voice, and augments regular speech by the use of both tonality and rhythm.
Nehemiah Curtis "Skip" James (June 9, 1902 – October 3, 1969) was an American Delta blues singer, guitarist, pianist and songwriter.
A soundtrack, also written sound track, can be recorded music accompanying and synchronized to the images of a motion picture, book, television program or video game; a commercially released soundtrack album of music as featured in the soundtrack of a film or TV show; or the physical area of a film that contains the synchronized recorded sound.
A soundtrack album is any album that incorporates music directly recorded from the soundtrack of a particular feature film or television show.
Stuart Duncan (born April 14, 1964) is an American bluegrass musician who plays the fiddle, mandolin, guitar and banjo.
Joseph Henry "T Bone" Burnett (born January 14, 1948) is an American musician, songwriter, and soundtrack and record producer.
The Cox Family is an American bluegrass music group from Cotton Valley in Webster Parish in northwestern Louisiana, United States.
The Fairfield Four is an American gospel group that has existed for over 90 years.
The Guardian is a British national daily newspaper.
"The Reverend Mr.
The Road Less Traveled is the twenty-first studio album by country artist George Strait released by MCA Nashville in 2001.
The Stanley Brothers were an American bluegrass duo made up of brothers Carter and Ralph Stanley.
The Washington Post is an American daily newspaper.
The Whites are an American country music vocal group consisting of lead singer Sharon White, her sister Cheryl (born 1955), and their father Buck (born 1930).
Timothy Blake Nelson (born May 11, 1964) is an American actor, writer and director.
Samuel Timothy "Tim" McGraw (born May 1, 1967) is an American singer, songwriter, and actor.
Tim O'Brien (born March 16, 1954 in Wheeling, West Virginia) is an American country and bluegrass musician.
Toby Keith Covel (born July 8, 1961), best known as Toby Keith, is an American country music singer, songwriter, record producer and actor.
Patricia Lynn "Trisha" Yearwood (born September 19, 1964) is an American singer, author, and actress.
Under Rug Swept is the fifth studio album and third internationally released album by Canadian singer-songwriter Alanis Morissette.
Universal Music Group Nashville is Universal Music Group's country music subsidiary.
Up! is the fourth studio album by Canadian singer Shania Twain.
The violin, also called a fiddle, is a string instrument, usually with four strings tuned in perfect fifths.
Yahoo Inc. (styled as Yahoo!) is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Sunnyvale, California.
Yahoo News originated as a pure Internet-based news aggregator by Yahoo.
Yodeling (also yodelling or jodeling) is a form of singing which involves repeated and rapid changes of pitch between the low-pitch chest register (or "chest voice") and the high-pitch head register or falsetto.
"You Are My Sunshine" is a popular song recorded by Jimmie Davis and Charles Mitchell.
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