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

“George Jones Week” to Kick Off with Unveiling of Monument

George Jones, who passed away at the age of 81 in April, will be honored with a week of festivities in Nashville. “George Jones Week” will kick off on Monday, November 18 with the unveiling of a monument and a special announcement by his widow, Nancy Jones, at Woodland Roesch-Patton Funeral Home and Memorial Park. [...] Read More

Final Lineup For George Jones Tribute Show Announced

George Jones will be honored with an all-star tribute concert dubbed “Playin’ Possum! The Final NO SHOW” in Nashville on November 22, the date that he was originally set to perform the final show of his storied career. George passed away in April at the age of 81, but his contributions to country music will [...] Read More