Country music legend Charley Pride talks about items he is donating to the Smithsonian during an interview at his recording studio in Dallas, Texas, Monday, Sept. 24, 2012. The Smithson

 

              Country music legend Charley Pride talks about items he is donating to the Smithsonian during an interview at his recording studio in Dallas, Texas, Monday, Sept. 24, 2012. The Smithson
Country music legend Charley Pride talks about items he is donating to the Smithsonian during an interview at his recording studio in Dallas, Texas, Monday, Sept. 24, 2012. The Smithsonian has selected Pride to be part of the new National Museum of African American History and Culture opening in 2015 with Pride giving the museum items from his life. (AP Photo/LM Otero)