Remembering Patsy Cline It was 40 years ago this week that Patsy Cline died in a plane crash, immortalizing her as the tragic 30-year-old with a singularly expressive voice. NPR's Scott Simon remembers the artist and plays one of her greats: "Back in Baby's Arms."
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Remembering Patsy Cline

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Remembering Patsy Cline

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It was 40 years ago this week that Patsy Cline died in a plane crash, immortalizing her as the tragic 30-year-old with a singularly expressive voice. NPR's Scott Simon remembers the artist and plays one of her greats: "Back in Baby's Arms."