Mark Wills is inducted into the Grand Ole Opry

Photo by Chris Hollo for the Grand Ole Opry Longtime Opry favorite Mark Wills became the newest member of the Grand Ole Opry tonight during a sold-out performance at the Ryman Auditorium. Craig Morgan, a 10-year Opry member, officially welcomed Wills to the Opry family.   “It’s a great honor to be a part of this [...]

By |January 14th, 2019|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Dustin Lynch is welcomed to the Grand Ole Opry as a new member

Photos courtesy Grand Ole Opry LLC. Chris Hollo, photographer Dustin Lynch was welcomed as a new member into the Grand Ole Opry on Tuesday night (09/18), with the help of country music icon and fellow Opry member, Reba. Lynch made his Opry debut in 2012.   After Lynch had performed four of his hit singles, [...]

By |September 19th, 2018|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Bill Anderson was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame

(Photo credit: Getty Images) The Songwriters Hall of Fame inducted country music titan Bill Anderson into its 2018 Hall of Fame class along with Alan Jackson, Robert "Kool" Bell, John Mellencamp and many others during a ceremony Thursday night in New York. Steve Wariner enchanted the audience with his soothing rendition of “The Tips Of My Fingers” before inducting Anderson, who delivered a heartfelt [...]

Chris Janson is inducted into Opry by Garth

Chris Janson was inducted as the newest and youngest living member of the Grand Ole Opry this evening by Garth Brooks, an Opry member since 1990. Addressing Janson on stage, Brooks said, “Driving in here tonight, I passed a billboard that says ‘Welcome To The Family.’ Family is a great name for this place. Another [...]

By |March 21st, 2018|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

The Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame induct five iconic songwriters and honor current country music hits

Photos by:  Bev Moser Walt Aldridge, Dewayne Blackwell, Vern Gosdin, Jim McBride and Tim Nichols were officially inducted into the Nashville Songwriters Hall Fame last night. The five were honored in front of a sold-out industry crowd of more than 1,000 at NaSHOF’s 47thAnniversary Hall of Fame Gala held at the Music City Center.  The event celebrated the musical contributions of the newest [...]

Country Music Hall of Fame inducts Alan Jackson, Don Schlitz, and Jerry Reed

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Nashville Songwriters Hall Of Fame To Induct Dewayne Blackwell As Fifth Member Of Class of 2017

Songwriter Dewayne Blackwell will join Vern Gosdin, Jim McBride, Walt Aldridge and Tim Nichols in the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame next week, according to an announcement made today by Hall of Fame member Pat Alger, chair of the organization’s board of directors. The five new inductees will join the 203 existing members of the [...]

Dailey & Vincent were inducted into the Grand Ole Opry

Photo by Chris Hollo for Grand Ole Opry Multi-GRAMMY® nominees and three-time International Bluegrass Music Association Entertainers of the Year Dailey & Vincent were formally inducted into the Grand Ole Opry last night by Opry members Old Crow Medicine Show and Jeannie Seely. The duo had been invited to join the Opry by Marty Stuart [...]