Breaking the Myth: Waylon Jennings premieres tomorrow on GAC at 9 PM, ET. The show focuses on the making of The Music Inside, the recently released tribute album dedicated to Waylon Jennings. The album and TV special celebrate Waylon’s musical legacy and give insight as to his role in founding country music’s outlaw movement. Viewers get special studio access to see artists including Kris Kristofferson, Hank Williams, Jr., Dierks Bentley and Alabama, as well as Jamey Johnson, Randy Houser and Sunny Sweeney working on their tracks for the project. Many of them knew Waylon well, and talk about Jennings’ influence on them and the doors he broke down for future artists. Waylon the husband and father are lovingly remembered by Jessi Colter and Shooter Jennings, who share personal memories throughout the special. Some of the classic Jennings songs covered include: “Lonesome, Ornery and Mean”- Dierks Bentley; “This Time” – Jamey Johnson; “I’m a Ramblin’ Man” – Randy Houser; and “Are You Sure Hank Done It This Way” – Alabama.
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