Opry.com Launches Country Music Video Challenge for Flood Relief

This new interactive game at opry.com is fun and for a good cause! The Country Music Video Challenge features video clips of Opry performances followed by questions about those clips and the artists featured in them. Throughout the Challenge, you are invited by various country stars to donate to the Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee’s [...] Read More

Luke Bryan, Chuck Wicks: Water Themes Abound

Between the Brad Paisley H2O World Tour and May’s Nashville flood, country music has been waterlogged this summer. But the liquid is still flowing in the genre. Brad’s weekend lake show set a record, Luke Bryan rode a gusher to the top of the chart, and yes, there’s more flood-recovery news, thanks in part to Chuck Wicks and Grand Ole Opry star Jeannie Seely. Here’s a look at the way water continues to stream into country’s current landscape: Read More

Hit Songwriters Sing for Nashville Flood Benefit

Several Hall of Fame songwriters have been tapped to join together for ‘Songwriters Sing for Nashville,’ an inaugural event to be held at Nashville’s newest outdoor concert venue, The Woods at Fontanel. Presented by The Woods at Fontanel, Anchor Trailways and Tours and the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame, funds raised from the concert will [...] Read More

Vince Shares Stories & Songs at Fan Club Party

Vince Gill held his fan club party this morning at the historic Belcourt Theatre in Nashville during the CMA Music Festival. Wearing a black t-shirt that simply said “CHET” (in honor of one of his guitar heroes, Chet Atkins), he provided fans with breakfast and answered fan questions for more than two hours. Vince shared personal stories [...] Read More

Lady Antebellum Teams Up With OfficeMax for Flood Relief

Lady Antebellum already announced that proceeds from their sold out fan club party on June 10 during the CMA Music Festival will be donated to Nashville flood relief efforts. Now, office supply chain OfficeMax has announced it is committing $50,000 to a fundraiser challenge as part of the fan club event. “Our Nashville-based associates have participated [...] Read More