Tag: Grand Ole Opry

Grand Ole Opry Celebrates 5,000th Saturday Night Broadcast

The Grand Ole Opry, the world’s longest-running radio show, celebrated its historic 5,000th Saturday night broadcast last night with a star-studded lineup of Opry member performances including Bill Anderson, Garth Brooks, Terri Clark, John Conlee, The Gatlin Brothers, Vince Gill, The Isaacs, Chris Janson, Dustin Lynch, Darius Rucker, Jeannie Seely, …

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Grand Ole Opry Prepares For 5,000th Saturday Night Broadcast

Opry members Carly Pearce and Marty Stuart start the official countdown clock to the Opry's 5,000th Saturday night broadcast. Photo by Chris Hollo

      The Grand Ole Opry announced it will mark its historic 5,000th Saturday night broadcast on October 30, 2021, with a month of celebrations, a limited-time exhibit, and a star-studded night of performances on the iconic Opry stage. Opry members Marty Stuart and Carly Pearce appeared at a …

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LISTEN: Austin Burke’s “Wet Dream”

In direct response to more than 20 million views (and counting) on social media, Austin Burke has unleashed “Wet Dream,” a song he co-wrote, recorded and posted on social media on July 30. His initial posts about the track captured candid and priceless reactions from his mom and grandma. “Wet …

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Leslie Jordan Makes Grand Ole Opry Debut

Leslie Jordan Makes Grand Ole Opry Debut

The Grand Ole Opry welcomed actor/writer/comedian/singer Leslie Jordan for his Opry debut Saturday night in front of a full capacity crowd. Jordan’s performance as well as those by Brothers Osborne, Vince Gill, and Charlie Worsham aired on Opry Live on the Circle Network. Jordan was joined onstage during his set …

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Ronnie Milsap To Release First Solo Project In Over Seven Years

Nashville: Ronnie Milsap defined the intersection of country and soul music when he hit Nashville after working the chitlin circuit alongside dear friends Sam Moore (Sam & Dave), Stevie Wonder and Ray Charles, who advised him to pursue the record business “because I can hear the music in your heart.” …

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George Thorogood To Make Opry Debut April 24

George Thorogood

Rock legend George Thorogood will make his Grand Ole Opry debut on Saturday, April 24. “I’m incredibly humbled by the honor and excited to connect with this audience,” says Thorogood. “I’ll be stepping onto the Grand Ole Opry stage with my guitar to share some great American music.” “Of course …

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Keith Urban And Mickey Guyton To Host 56TH ACM Awards

The Academy of Country Music announced today that 15-time ACM Award winner Keith Urban, and New Female Artist of the Year nominee Mickey Guyton, will host the 56TH ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™, honoring the biggest names and emerging talent in Country Music. CBS presents the 56th ACM Awards live from …

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Win A Guitar, Help A Good Cause

The Grand Ole Opry is partnering with Opry member Dolly Parton to raise money for the Opry Trust Fund benefitting music industry professionals including touring and music industry professionals most affected by the current COVID-19 pandemic. The music industry has taken a big hit since the COVID-19 crisis began nearly …

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