Mel Tillis: Learning to Talk Through Singing
Clip: Episode 4 | 3m 34s
Mel Tillis talks about the his struggles as a young boy with a stutter and how he dealt with it by singing.
Aired: 09/15/19 |
Watch Full length
More Extras From This Episode
The Bryants and “Rocky Top”
Clip: Ep4 | 1m 43s
Elvis: The Hillbilly Cat
Clip: Ep4 | 8m 1s
Episode 4 Preview | “I Can’t Stop Loving You”
Preview: Ep4 | 30s
“The Rub” (Beginnings – 1933)
Ep1 | 1h 51m 29s | WETA Passport
“Hard Times” (1933 – 1945)
Ep2 | 1h 52m 49s | WETA Passport
“The Hillbilly Shakespeare” (1945 – 1953)
Ep3 | 1h 53m 15s | WETA Passport
Photographs from Country Music | external link
The work of over 100 photographers appears in "Country Music." From this extensive and impressive group, explore the work of 15 photographers featured in the film.Read More
Explore Ken Burns Shows
- Ken Burns
- The U.S. and the Holocaust
Exploring America’s response to one of the greatest humanitarian crises in history.
- Hiding in Plain Sight: Youth Mental Illness
A documentary about the mental health crisis among youth in America.
- Benjamin Franklin
Explore the revolutionary life of one of the 18th century's most consequential figures.
- Muhammad Ali
Muhammad Ali brings to life the boxing champion who became an inspiration across the globe
Ken Burns and Lynn Novick explore the writer and his enduring influence.