John Prine and Kelsey Waldon recorded a cover of Prine’s classic ode to Kentucky, “Paradise.” Video is now available of the collaboration that took place in celebration of Waldon’s signing to Prine’s Oh Boy Records label. Prine and Waldon previously shared a cover of Merle Travis’ “Kentucky Means Paradise” from the same session held at engineer Gena Johnson’s Nashville studio.
When legends gather …
Sturgill Simpson returned to the Grand Ole Opry to play a headlining bluegrass set.
John Prine joined Todd Snider onstage in Nashville to sing Prine’s ‘Illegal Smile.’
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After surviving two bouts of cancer, the 72-year-old songwriter revered by other songwriters has released “The Tree of Forgiveness,” the highest-charting album of his career
He’s a national treasure.
John Prine takes us around Nashville for his ‘Knockin’ on Your Screen Door’ video, featuring friends like Jason Isbell, Amanda Shires, Margo Price and Dan Auerbach.
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The 71-year-old’s songs soundtrack moments of deep pain and joy for many, including writer Jayson Greene.