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Country singer Charley Pride returns to the UK

Since rising to fame in the 1960s, Charley Pride has won three Grammys and sold 70 million records - helping pave the way for black country music stars all across the world.

He was the first African American singer to perform at the Grand Ole Opry, and later became the first to be awarded a place in the country music hall of fame.

Now in his late seventies, he is touring the UK.

He spoke to BBC Breakfast about the popularity of Crystal Chandeliers.

  • 29 Apr 2015
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