Dolly Parton, Vince Gill And Other Stars Honor The ‘Single Most Important Event In The History Of Country Music’
They will recreate 16 songs from the original sessions, which showcased Jimmy Rodgers and the Carter Family. Johnny Cash once called the sessions "the single most important event in the history of country music." The album comes out in October.
The Smithsonian Institution will also open The Birthplace of Country Music Museum in the twin cities of Bristol, Tennessee and Bristol, Virginia, on August 2.