Billy Ray Cyrus & Cyndi Lauper Added to George Jones’ Final Nashville Show

George Jones’ final Nashville concert, set for November 22 at Bridgestone Arena, has expanded once again. Cyndi Lauper, Don McLean and Billy Ray Cyrus have been added to the lineup of the sold-out show. Last week, George announced the additions of Alan Jackson, Travis Tritt, Pam Tillis, Kathy Mattea, Tracy Lawrence, Patty Loveless, Joe Diffie, Mark [...] Read More

Ricky Skaggs to Headline 15th Annual Concert for Cumberland Heights

Ricky Skaggs will headline the 15th Annual Concert for Cumberland Heights benefiting the John Hiatt Fund for Adolescent Treatment on December 6 at Nashville’s historic Ryman Auditorium. The Whites, which includes Ricky’s wife Sharon, sister-in-law Cheryl, and father-in-law Buck White, will join him. The night will be a holiday-themed variety show called ‘A Skaggs Family [...] Read More

Garth Brooks, Connie Smith & Pig Robbins Inducted into Country Music Hall of Fame

Garth Brooks had previously said he’d be emotional during his induction into the Country Music Hall of Fame, but tears started flowing before he even entered the building for Sunday’s Induction Ceremony. Some of Garth’s personal heroes – George Strait, Bob Seger and James Taylor– were on hand for the ceremony. “I moved to this [...] Read More

Emmylou Harris Launches “Woofstock” to Help Rescue Dogs

Emmylou Harris is known for both her big heart and her love of animals. Billboard reports the singer has spearheaded a new event, Woofstock, that she hopes will be the first of many to support homeless animals in and around Nashville. The benefit will take place at The Woods at Fontanel on Aug. 18. “I [...] Read More

Ricky Skaggs to Celebrate 30 Years as a Grand Ole Opry Member

The Grand Ole Opry® presented by Humana® will honor one of the most awarded artists in country and bluegrass music, Ricky Skaggs, on his 30th anniversary as an Opry member during the Tuesday Night Opry May 15, 2012. The 14-time Grammy® winner was inducted into the Opry on May 15, 1982. His milestone anniversary will [...] Read More