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Duration: 1 hour

Documentary exploring the private life and public legacy of John Denver, America's original country boy. With exclusive accounts from those closest to him, the man behind the music is revealed in an intimate profile in his 70th birthday anniversary year.

Last on

Sat 16 Aug 2014 22:35 BBC Four

Music Played

11 items
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    John Denver Rocky Mountain High

    A Song's Best Friend - The Very Best of John Denver, RCA/BMG

  • Image for The Chantays

    The Chantays Pipeline

    Original World Hits: California Dreamin', Platinum Music (BBC Jukebox)

  • Image for Peter, Paul & Mary

    Peter, Paul & Mary Leaving on a Jet Plane

    Peter Paul and Mary - Carry It On, Warner Bros UK

  • Image for John Denver

    John Denver Take Me Home, Country Roads

    A Song's Best Friend - The Very Best of John Denver, RCA/BMG

  • Image for John Denver

    John Denver Starwood in Aspen

    John Denver's Greatest Hits, RCA Records

  • Image for John Denver

    John Denver I'd Rather be a Cowboy

    John Denver - Farewell Andromeda, RCA Records

  • Image for James Galway

    James Galway Annie's Song

    James Galway Plays Songs for Annie, Sony Music Entertainment UK

  • Image for John Denver

    John Denver Sunshine on My Shoulders

    A Song's Best Friend - The Very Best of John Denver, RCA/BMG

  • Image for John Denver

    John Denver I'm Sorry

    John Denver Love Songs & Poetry, CAMDEN

  • Image for John Denver

    John Denver Like a Sad Song

    A Song's Best Friend - The Very Best of John Denver, RCA/BMG

  • Image for John Denver

    John Denver Poems, Prayers and Promises

    John Denver's Greatest Hits, RCA Records

Credits

Producer
Steve Freer
Director
Steve Freer
Executive Producer
Siobhan Logue

Broadcasts

John Denver at Wembley Arena

Image for John Denver at Wembley Arena

Country singer-songwriter John Denver performs in concert at Wembley Arena in 1979.

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