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Stories with person: Emmylou Harris
  • Country artists condemn LGBT laws, but labels silent story has photos
    Updated: Apr-13-16 5:02 am

    NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Several country music artists and songwriters have condemned proposed laws that critics say discriminate against LGBT people, but anyone looking for reaction from the record labels and production companies on Nashville's Music Row has heard only the sound of silence.

  • Working man's poet, Merle Haggard lived his life in song story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Apr-06-16 10:22 pm

    NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Merle Haggard didn't just write great country songs, he lived them.

  • Country icon Merle Haggard, champion of the underdog, dies story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Apr-06-16 4:31 pm

    NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Country giant Merle Haggard, who rose from poverty and prison to international fame through his songs about outlaws, underdogs and an abiding sense of national pride in such hits as "Okie From Muskogee" and "Sing Me Back Home," died Wednesday at 79, on his birthday.