2013 Rewind: No. 1 – George Jones Dead at 81

Country music mourned the loss of a legend when George Jones passed away April 26, 2013 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. He was hospitalized April 18 with fever and irregular blood pressure. George was 81 years old. George’s Life in Pictures >> George is survived by his wife of 30 years, Nancy Jones, his sister [...] Read More

Country’s Biggest Stars Honor George Jones at Nashville Tribute Concert

The life and legacy of George Jones was celebrated Friday night in Nashville at a tribute concert dubbed “Playin’ Possum! The Final NO SHOW,” reports The Tennessean. The November 22 date was supposed to be George’s final show of his farewell The Grand Tour, but the country legend passed away in April at the age [...] Read More

Country’s Biggest Stars Honor George Jones at Nashville Tribute Concert

The life and legacy of George Jones was celebrated Friday night in Nashville at a tribute concert dubbed “Playin’ Possum! The Final NO SHOW,” reports The Tennessean. The November 22 date was supposed to be George’s final show of his farewell The Grand Tour, but the country legend passed away in April at the age [...] Read More

Top 10 Country Tweets of the Week

Country music stars sure love Twitter! This week, fans honor George Jones, The Band Perry checks in from Berlin, Kelly Clarkson has a big announcement, Dierks Bentley tips his hat to Justin Timberlake and Blake Shelton encourages The Voice viewers to vote for Team Blake. Here are our picks for this week’s Top 10 Country Tweets [...] Read More

Family of George Jones Establishes Scholarship at MTSU in His Honor

Nancy Jones, the wife of George Jones, announced Monday that her family has established a scholarship fund at Middle Tennessee State University with the hope that it will become a living memorial to the country legend. Nancy made the announcement at a ceremony in Nashville to unveil a monument erected in honor of George Jones, [...] Read More