A new biography sees past Tammy Wynette's glittery costumes to examine the singer's deepest struggles. Redferns/Getty Images hide caption

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'Stand By Your Man'

In August 1968, Tammy Wynette and her producer Billy Sherrill recorded the song that would become her signature — a song that feminists pointed to as degrading to women.

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