American Masters

The Highwaymen: 'The Mount Rushmore of Country Music'

Clip: Season 30 Episode 7 | 3m 16s

In 1985, Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, Johnny Cash, and Kris Kristofferson formed a country supergroup: The Highwaymen. In this excerpt from The Highwaymen: Friends Till The End, Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson and others talk about how coming together as a group was crucial to their individual careers and the American music industry.

Aired: 05/27/16

Rating: NR

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