Charley Pride: American Masters

Charley Pride: American Masters

Fri, 02/22/2019 - 9:00pm - 10:00pm

Charley Pride

Provided by PBS

Explore the complicated history of the American South and its music through the life of country star Charley Pride.

Raised in the brutally segregated Mississippi Delta, Pride’s buttery voice, talent and steely resolve led him to the Country Music Hall of Fame. A Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award winner, his journey shows the ways that artistic expression can triumph over prejudice and injustice.  American Masters takes a closer look into the complicated history of the American South and its music through the life of  the country in Charley Pride: I'm Just Me, airing Friday, February 22, 2019 at 9 p.m. on WXXI-TV.

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