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Kris Kristofferson
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Kris Kristofferson

Kris Kristofferson

Kris Kristofferson
Only Available in Archive Formats.

Host Bob Edwards talks with singer/songwriter Kris Kristofferson about his new CD, The Austin Sessions (Atlantic Records). On this collection of some of Kristofferson's most well-known songs, he's joined by other musicians who are some of his biggest fans ... everyone from Jackson Browne to Mark Knopfler. Kristofferson talks with Bob about his early songwriting career, pitching songs to Johnny Cash and writing hits like "Sunday Mornin' Comin Down" and "Help Me Make It Through The Night." (8:59) Due to Internet rights issues, this segment has been modified from its original broadcast form.

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