Here's Roy Acuff, the Grandfather of Country Music, singing one of his first hits.
Here's Roy Acuff singing his classic hit "Wabash Cannonball"
Perhaps no other institution is more synonymous with country music than WSM Radio's Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, Tennessee. Since 1925, it has featured country music acts on it's stage for live Saturday night broadcasts. This program has introduced the nation to most, if not all, of the greats of country music. To this day, membership on the Opry remains one of a Country Music artist's greatest ambitions.