Grand Ole Opry Birthday Features a Month of Superstars

The Grand Ole Opry will celebrate its 86th birthday the whole month of October with a list of all-star artists and special shows and events, many of which will be aired on GAC during episodes of Opry Live. The party kicks off October 4 when the Opry honors Randy Travis for 25 years in country [...] Read More

Opry Country Classics Returns with Charley Pride, Lorrie Morgan

Opry Country Classics returns to the Ryman Auditorium for a four-week run beginning October 6. Each show will feature a Spotlight Artist performing several of their biggest hits plus more favorite artists. The fall’s season Spotlight Artists together have 100 Top 10 hits, have won more than 100 industry awards and sold millions of albums. [...] Read More

Bill Anderson Celebrates 50 Years As An Opry Member

Whisperin’ Bill Anderson will celebrate his 50th anniversary as a member of the Grand Ole Opry on Saturday, July 16 at 7 p.m. at the Opry House. Bill made his debut on the Opry stage just a few weeks before turning 21 and was inducted as a member less than three years later. “Beginning with classics [...] Read More

GAC Album Review: Anna Wilson’s Countrypolitan Duets

Anna Wilson & Friends Countrypolitan Duets Review By Daryl Addison Drawing inspiration from “That Nashville Sound” of the late 1950s and 60s when country music began incorporating the sounds of mainstream pop, Nashville-based singer/songwriter Anna Wilson’s latest project blends classic country and jazz through duets with stars from both genres. Ms. Wilson herself is uniquely [...] Read More

Randy Travis Celebrates 25 Years With All-Star CD

Country music icon Randy Travis will celebrate his 25-year career with the help of some of country music’s biggest names. On June 7, Randy will release Anniversary Celebration, an album of duets that will include both new songs and re-makes of Randy’s hits. Brad Paisley, Carrie Underwood, Kenny Chesney, Don Henley, Alan Jackson, Jamey Johnson, [...] Read More