American Masters

Loretta Lynn: Lyricist and Songwriter

Clip: Season 30 Episode 5 | 2m 33s

In this film excerpt from Loretta Lynn: Still a Mountain Girl, Sheryl Crow and Jack White talk about Loretta Lynn’s talent as a lyricist and songwriter, and Reba McEntire reveals her favorite Lynn song, "If You're Not Gone Too Long,” and sings some of it. Jack White breaks down the unique way Lynn writes choruses and verses.

Aired: 03/04/16

Rating: NR

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