(NASHVILLE SKYLINE is a column by CMT/CMT.com Editorial Director Chet Flippo.)
Thanks to the many readers
who embraced my modest suggestion for subjecting wannabe country singers and budding superstars to a rigorous grilling about
country music’s history and legacy.
Also thanks to those who upbraided me for including several more recent artists,
instead of just concentrating on the older stars and musical antiques. Anything that has happened in country music is now
country music history. To me, it doesn’t matter if it happened three hours ago or 30 years or 70 years ago.
way, I hope everyone saw the latest excited article lauding Nashville as the current it city in The New York Times.
How interesting it is these days to live and work in the middle of a virtual amusement park.
Here are the quiz questions
1. Who is the acknowledged Father of Country