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Trace Adkins And Carlene Carter: Cowboys And Cowpunks

In Nashville, country music star Trace Adkins shares the chance encounter that launched his career, and songwriter Carlene Carter reflects on growing up part of a legendary musical family.

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Meat And Three

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Tennessee Song Margo Price
Tennessee Whiskey Chris Stapleton
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Speeches And Songs

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Tennessee Jed Levon Helm
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Trace Adkins: Whiskey, Cigarettes, And Kale

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Jawbreaker The Dead Weather
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Robot Love Songs

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You're The Only Ten-I-See

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Carlene Carter: Country Music Royalty

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I'm So Cool Carlene Carter

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Grand Ole Finale

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Ask Me AnotherAsk Me Another

The answer to life’s funnier questions.