Country Music Memories: Hank Williams Plays 'Louisiana Hayride'
On Aug. 7, 1948, Williams made his first appearance on the influential radio program 'Louisiana Hayride'.
LOOK: Country Artists With Stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
The Hollywood Walk of Fame features everyone from actors to radio personalities, and there are plenty of Nashville names enshrined there.
Country Music Memories: Hank Williams Debuts on the Opry
On June 11, 1949, Williams made his debut on the Grand Ole Opry.
Country Music Memories: Hank Williams Gets His First No. 1 Song
On May 7, 1949, Williams earned his first No. 1 hit, with "Lovesick Blues."
10 Essential Albums for Your Country Music Education
Whether you're a lifelong fan or a country music newbie, there's always something to learn and someone new to discover.