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Willie Nelson

Introduction and Early Life: Willie Nelson is an American singer-songwriter, actor and social activist. A central figure in post-rock & roll country music, he also co-authored several books, acted in more than 30 movies, and remained a prominent environmental activist. Nelson has sold more than 50 million records across the world. Born “Willie Hugh Nelson”…

Gregg Allman

Introduction and Early Life: Gregg Allman was an American singer-songwriter and musician, best known as the founding member, lead singer and keyboardist of blues rock group The Allman Brothers Band. Gregg is credited with coining the term “southern rock” which he described as a blend of rock, blues and country. He also has had a…

Patsy Cline

Introduction and Early Life: Patsy Cline has been universally acclaimed as one of the greatest and most influential country singers in history. As one of the key figures of the Nashville-dominated country music scene, she smoothed the path for women as headline performers and, in the process, inspired an entire generation of singers in various…