Category Archives: National Features

Merle Haggard: From Convict to King of the Hill (1994)

Merle Haggard: From Convict to King of the Hill (1994)

Originally published in the Oct. 18, 1994 issue of Country Weekly magazine.  Once, Merle Haggard could see no further than the walls of San Quentin prison. Today he views life from the top of the world of country music—the newest member of the Country Music Hall of Fame. A star-studded tribute album and a television special add to…MORE

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The Balladeer

The Balladeer

Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriter Lori McKenna will release her new album, The Balladeer, on July 24. The album was recorded at Nashville’s historic RCA Studio A and produced by Dave Cobb. photo by Tammie Arroyo, AFF-USA.com