An acclaimed series of biographies of artists, writers, filmmakers, musicians and Hollywood stars.
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"The Queen of Country Music” is still going strong after more than 50 years of music.
How Fats Domino’s brand of New Orleans rhythm & blues morphed into rock 'n' roll.
King tells her story in a new documentary with previously unseen and rare performances.
B.B. King, born Riley B. King, was one of the most celebrated blues musicians of all time.
Patti Smith talks about her dream of a label-free future.
Fran Drescher talks about how the character of Lucy resonated with women across America.
Betty White talks about comedian, actor, singer and writer Carol Burnett.
Lena Horne talks about racial equality in her lifetime and in generations to come.
Trailer for the American Masters film Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You.
Trailer for In Their Own Words, the American Masters digital archive project.
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Antiques Roadshow cameras capture tales of family heirlooms, yard sale bargains and long-lost items salvaged from attics and basements, while experts reveal the fascinating truths about these finds.
Test your classical music IQ by clicking the play button to listen to the sound clips. Identify the composer for each piece and reveal your score!
Explore the gamut of great burgers in Greater Washington, from greasy to gourmet. This documentary visits over a dozen burger joints in the area, showcasing classic burgers to exotic and quirky updates on this favorite All-American food.
Sesame Street, the recipient of 85 Emmys, helps children learn and grow with its unique blend of excitement, humor, and compassion.
On a snowy night in 1965, Hyattsville, Maryland's DeMatha Catholic High School defeated Lew Alcindor's Power Memorial Academy in what many call the greatest high school hoops game ever played.
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