George Strait announces Hurricane Harvey benefit ‘Hand in Hand’

Announced earlier this morning on Good Morning America, telethon Hand in Hand: A Benefit for Hurricane Harvey Relief has been set to aid those affected by Hurricane Harvey on Tuesday, Sept. 12. The one-hour special will feature celebrity participants and performances including songs from Country Music icon and Texas native George Strait, live from his benefit concert at San Antonio’s Majestic Theatre. Joining him includes [...]

Country Singers Lend Helping Hands to the Hurricane Harvey Victims

Country artists are continuing to reach out to find ways to help the victims in the Hurricane Harvey. Florida Georgia Line's FGL House hosted a viewing party for the airing of their CMT Crossroads with the Backstreet Boys, and received Red Cross donations from attendees who were given a VIP lounge where they [...]

George Strait, Toby Keith & more Honor Jerry Lee Lewis on Skyville Live

The Skyville Live series aired their latest installment by giving tribute to Jerry Lee Lewis. Creator of the show, Wally Wilson told us that the plan was in the works for 2 years to honor the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame member. Choosing the city of Nashville was a great full circle moment for the [...]

The ACM Honors celebrated icons and current country stars at The Ryman

Photo Credit: Getty Images for ACM The ACM Honors held their 11th Annual ceremony to recognize the special honorees and off-camera category winners from the 52nd Academy of Country Music Awards™. Portions of the event, held at Nashville’s historic Ryman Auditorium, were taped for a two-hour special that will air on Friday, September 15 (9:00 – 11:00 PM ET/PT) on [...]

George Strait is added to the Skyville Live show honoring Jerry Lee Lewis

Emmy Award-winning online music series Skyville Live has announced country superstar George Strait will grace the stage on August 24 as part of a show honoring rock and country icon Jerry Lee Lewis. Celebrating the legacy of Jerry Lee Lewis and his award-winning catalog of hits, previously announced performers in addition to Lewis include Kris [...]

George Strait celebrates silver anniversary of Pure Country with Vinyl Release

When George Strait walks the 60-steps from the gauntlet to the center stage at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on September 1 and 2, he will do so knowing countless fans of his 6x Platinum-selling Pure Country will be in the crowd as they celebrate its silver anniversary alongside the King of Country. In honor of the anniversary, the Pure Country soundtrack [...]

George Strait’s July 28-29 Shows Are Last Opportunity to See “Two Nights of Number Ones”

Earlier this week, Billboard critics picked their Top 10 career-defining George Strait songs, and with the most number ones of any artist in history—a record 60—the King of Country has offered a lot of variety for fans. However, there’s only one place you can hear them all across two nights and that’s at his July [...]

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George Strait named Texas Musician of the Year

George Strait will officially be appointed by the Texas State Legislature as 2017's State Musician on Thursday, May 18 in Austin, Texas. The general public nominates candidates for the award, and the Texas Commission on the Arts selects the recipient from those nominees. Past recipients include Willie Nelson, Lyle Lovett and ZZ Top’s Billy Gibbons. The honor of Texas State [...]

George Strait announces more Vegas shows at T-Mobile Arena

Following on the boot heels of his wildly successful 2 Nights of Number 1’s at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas earlier this month, the King of Country George Strait announced that due to the overwhelming fan reaction, he will continue the concept of playing his record-setting collection of 60 No. 1 hits again in July. [...]

George Strait returns to his old stomping grounds at Gruene Hall

Erika Goldring for MCA Nashville Back where it all began, George Strait returned to New Braunfels' Gruene Hall Wednesday night (Nov. 16.) and performed a nearly two-hour set in celebration of Strait Out of the Box: Part 2, available Friday, Nov. 18 exclusively at Walmart and Taking the stage just after 7 p.m., The [...]

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