The best-selling country star, ‘Bakersfield’ champion and Time Jumpers bandmember is the latest musical legend to earn the Career Achievement Award from Country Radio Broadcasters, Inc.
A simply spectacular performance … you MUST watch!
“I wanted our finished video to feel like an artifact from 1971,” said director David McClister, “an archival piece that had been re-discovered from the vaults of a local TV station.”
Jason Aldean, Guy Clark, Lady Antebellum, Blake Shelton, Keith Whitley and The Judds were among the artists celebrated during the ACM Honors event last night in Nashville, which was hosted by Dierks Bentley. Read our review and see photos!
The Westboro Baptist Church in Kansas City, MO was picketing Vince Gill’s concert Kauffman Center, so Vince decided to speak his mind about the matter. They were boycotting his show, saying he was an “adulterer.”
With his album “Rubberband” finally set for release August 20, Mississippi native Charlie Worsham is excited. “I’m dying for folks to hear it.”
Blake Shelton assembled an impressive collection of friends last night (May 29) in Oklahoma City for his Healing in the Heartland benefit concert, including Miranda Lambert, Reba McEntire, Luke Bryan, Rascal Flatts, Vince Gill, Darius Rucker, Usher and Ryan Tedder from OneRepublic.
Before Vince sang “Go Rest High On That Mountain” with Patty Loveless at George’s funeral, and he said “Brother George taught us all how to sing with a broken heart.”
On Thursday, May 2, 2013, George Jones left the Grand Ole Opry House for the final time. Family, friends and fans — literally from around the world — piled into the 4,400-seat home of the longest-running U.S. radio show to honor the 81-year-old life’s — all of it — from reputation as “No Show” Jones to when, as Brad Paisley put it, he “finally got it right.”
More details have been revealed about George Jones’ funeral service. It will be taking place tomorrow (Thursday, May 2nd) at The Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville, Tennessee. The service will begin at 10 am with doors opening at 9am CST, and it will be open to the public. Some notable guest speakers and musicians will take the stage as well.