About The Show

What is it about an artist's life that fans find so compelling? Is it the stories of overcoming unbelievable odds? Is it hearing the pain of what fame has cost? Or is it a craving to taste the storybook life the artist leads? The only way to find out is to dive into the Backstory. Tangible Vision and Great American Country are producing a 3rd season of the successful bio/documentary series, Backstory. Featuring candid, in-depth interviews, America's best-loved country artists share the struggles and successes on their journey to country music stardom. Rounding out the stories of their lives and careers, artists' families and friends, along with industry insiders, help fans to better understand the heart of the artist...what drives them, what inspires them, who loves them and who shapes them.
Season 3, Episode 4

Backstory: Miranda Lambert

Miranda Lambert's country star began to rise early in life...her natural vocal ability was apparent even as a pre-teen. But her renowned songwriting skills were shaped by the long years of her family's financial struggles and the abused women they sheltered in their home. GAC's "Backstory: Miranda Lambert" follows this feisty fireball from her small-town upbringing, through the rough-and-tumble Texas club circuit; all the way to her high-profile partnership with Blake Shelton and her reign as country's favorite female.

Monday
Jun 22
2pm | 1c
Season 3, Episode 4

Backstory: Miranda Lambert

Miranda Lambert's country star began to rise early in life...her natural vocal ability was apparent even as a pre-teen. But her renowned songwriting skills were shaped by the long years of her family's financial struggles and the abused women they sheltered in their home. GAC's "Backstory: Miranda Lambert" follows this feisty fireball from her small-town upbringing, through the rough-and-tumble Texas club circuit; all the way to her high-profile partnership with Blake Shelton and her reign as country's favorite female.

Friday
Jun 26
3:30pm | 2:30c
Season 3, Episode 7

Backstory: Dolly Parton

From her impoverished childhood in the Smoky Mountains to the hallowed stage of the Grand Ole Opry, Dolly Parton's rise to fame reads like a Tennessee fairytale. But music is only a part of Dolly's extraordinary resume. She's a world-class actress, best-selling author, dedicated philanthropist and a savvy businesswoman who's been charting her own course for decades. Great American Country's, Backstory: Dolly Parton, celebrates one of country music's most beloved and iconic artists.

Friday
Mar 10
5pm | 4c
Season 3, Episode 7

Backstory: Dolly Parton

From her impoverished childhood in the Smoky Mountains to the hallowed stage of the Grand Ole Opry, Dolly Parton's rise to fame reads like a Tennessee fairytale. But music is only a part of Dolly's extraordinary resume. She's a world-class actress, best-selling author, dedicated philanthropist and a savvy businesswoman who's been charting her own course for decades. Great American Country's, Backstory: Dolly Parton, celebrates one of country music's most beloved and iconic artists.

Friday
Mar 24
3pm | 2c
Season 3, Episode 7

Backstory: Dolly Parton

From her impoverished childhood in the Smoky Mountains to the hallowed stage of the Grand Ole Opry, Dolly Parton's rise to fame reads like a Tennessee fairytale. But music is only a part of Dolly's extraordinary resume. She's a world-class actress, best-selling author, dedicated philanthropist and a savvy businesswoman who's been charting her own course for decades. Great American Country's, Backstory: Dolly Parton, celebrates one of country music's most beloved and iconic artists.

Thursday
Mar 30
2pm | 1c
Season 3, Episode 7

Backstory: Dolly Parton

From her impoverished childhood in the Smoky Mountains to the hallowed stage of the Grand Ole Opry, Dolly Parton's rise to fame reads like a Tennessee fairytale. But music is only a part of Dolly's extraordinary resume. She's a world-class actress, best-selling author, dedicated philanthropist and a savvy businesswoman who's been charting her own course for decades. Great American Country's, Backstory: Dolly Parton, celebrates one of country music's most beloved and iconic artists.

Saturday
Apr 1
9am | 8c
Season 3, Episode 7

Backstory: Dolly Parton

From her impoverished childhood in the Smoky Mountains to the hallowed stage of the Grand Ole Opry, Dolly Parton's rise to fame reads like a Tennessee fairytale. But music is only a part of Dolly's extraordinary resume. She's a world-class actress, best-selling author, dedicated philanthropist and a savvy businesswoman who's been charting her own course for decades. Great American Country's, Backstory: Dolly Parton, celebrates one of country music's most beloved and iconic artists.

Sunday
May 14
1pm | 12c
Season 3, Episode 7

Backstory: Dolly Parton

From her impoverished childhood in the Smoky Mountains to the hallowed stage of the Grand Ole Opry, Dolly Parton's rise to fame reads like a Tennessee fairytale. But music is only a part of Dolly's extraordinary resume. She's a world-class actress, best-selling author, dedicated philanthropist and a savvy businesswoman who's been charting her own course for decades. Great American Country's, Backstory: Dolly Parton, celebrates one of country music's most beloved and iconic artists.

Friday
Jun 9
3pm | 2c
Season 3, Episode 7

Backstory: Dolly Parton

From her impoverished childhood in the Smoky Mountains to the hallowed stage of the Grand Ole Opry, Dolly Parton's rise to fame reads like a Tennessee fairytale. But music is only a part of Dolly's extraordinary resume. She's a world-class actress, best-selling author, dedicated philanthropist and a savvy businesswoman who's been charting her own course for decades. Great American Country's, Backstory: Dolly Parton, celebrates one of country music's most beloved and iconic artists.

Tuesday
Jun 13
2pm | 1c
Season 3, Episode 7

Backstory: Dolly Parton

From her impoverished childhood in the Smoky Mountains to the hallowed stage of the Grand Ole Opry, Dolly Parton's rise to fame reads like a Tennessee fairytale. But music is only a part of Dolly's extraordinary resume. She's a world-class actress, best-selling author, dedicated philanthropist and a savvy businesswoman who's been charting her own course for decades. Great American Country's, Backstory: Dolly Parton, celebrates one of country music's most beloved and iconic artists.

Friday
Jun 16
5pm | 4c
Season 3, Episode 7

Backstory: Dolly Parton

From her impoverished childhood in the Smoky Mountains to the hallowed stage of the Grand Ole Opry, Dolly Parton's rise to fame reads like a Tennessee fairytale. But music is only a part of Dolly's extraordinary resume. She's a world-class actress, best-selling author, dedicated philanthropist and a savvy businesswoman who's been charting her own course for decades. Great American Country's, Backstory: Dolly Parton, celebrates one of country music's most beloved and iconic artists.

Monday
Jun 19
6pm | 5c
Season 3, Episode 7

Backstory: Dolly Parton

From her impoverished childhood in the Smoky Mountains to the hallowed stage of the Grand Ole Opry, Dolly Parton's rise to fame reads like a Tennessee fairytale. But music is only a part of Dolly's extraordinary resume. She's a world-class actress, best-selling author, dedicated philanthropist and a savvy businesswoman who's been charting her own course for decades. Great American Country's, Backstory: Dolly Parton, celebrates one of country music's most beloved and iconic artists.

Thursday
Jun 29
6pm | 5c
Season 3, Episode 7

Backstory: Dolly Parton

From her impoverished childhood in the Smoky Mountains to the hallowed stage of the Grand Ole Opry, Dolly Parton's rise to fame reads like a Tennessee fairytale. But music is only a part of Dolly's extraordinary resume. She's a world-class actress, best-selling author, dedicated philanthropist and a savvy businesswoman who's been charting her own course for decades. Great American Country's, Backstory: Dolly Parton, celebrates one of country music's most beloved and iconic artists.

Saturday
Jul 1
2pm | 1c

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