Fifty years ago this week, Haggard scored his fourth chart-topper with the cinematic tale of notorious crime couple
From Johnny Cash's 'At Folsom Prison' to Dolly Parton's 'Just Because I'm a Woman'
Interstate 5 and Highway 44 interchange in Redding, California, is now the Merle Haggard Memorial Overpass
Located next to the Johnny Cash Museum, Haggard's spot will include Southern-style restaurant and nightspot
Singer-guitarist performs acoustic version of track from album '1994'
Building in the California town synonymous with the singer will be renamed in Haggard's honor
From architects of the genre like Hank Williams and Jimmie Rodgers to game-changers Garth Brooks and Shania Twain
Clip from PBS documentary 'American Epic Sessions' shows the friends' one-take reprise of song from 2015 album 'Django & Jimmie'
Songwriter Will Oldham's new project 'Best Troubador' shows a fondness for Haggard's later recordings
In 1971, the "Good Vibrations" band teamed with the Grateful Dead for a live version of the Hag classic
George Strait, Willie Nelson and Kris Kristofferson all cameo in the clip for "Feelin' Haggard"
Keith Richards, Hank Williams Jr., Dierks Bentley and Chris Janson also performed in honor of the late country legend
From Keith Richards' heartfelt "Sing Me Back Home" to Miranda Lambert's aching "Misery and Gin"
Gospel group the McCrary Sisters joined Rolling Stones guitarist during Nashville tribute concert honoring late country legend
Song appears on the artist's new tribute album to Haggard, 'Best Troubadour'