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Charley Pride celebrated his 25th Anniversary as a Grand Ole Opry member

Photos by Rachael Black  Country Music Hall of Fame member and Recording Academy "Lifetime Achievement Award" recipient Charley Pride celebrated his 25th Anniversary as a Grand Ole Opry member with appearances on the Opry this weekend. Pride, who made his Opry debut in 1967, performed extended Opry sets in celebration of his milestone anniversary. Opry flagship station [...]

By |May 6th, 2018|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Garth Brooks welcomes Bobby Bare back to the Opry for his 83rd birthday

Photo Courtesy Grand Ole Opry, LLC. Chris Hollo, Photographer The Grand Ole Opry welcomed home Bobby Bare as an official Opry member tonight, on this, the Country Music Hall of Famer’s 83rd birthday. Bare had been a member of the Opry cast in the 1960s and 70s, after which his official Opry membership lapsed. The evening was documented in The Tennessean. Bare [...]

By |April 8th, 2018|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Chris Young is welcomed as the latest Grand Ole Opry member

Photo credit: Chris Hollo/Grand Ole Opry Grammy-nominated vocalist Chris Young was officially welcomed and inducted into the Grand Ole Opry family this evening by his friend, Opry member Brad Paisley. Backstage before taking the stage, Young recounted how he had begun listening to the Opry at around age four and first saw the show live [...]

By |October 18th, 2017|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Jeannie Seely celebrated her 50 years as an Opry Member

‘Miss Country Soul’ Jeannie Seely celebrates 50 years as a member of the Grand Ole Opry. Exactly 50 years to the day she was first inducted on September 16, 1967, Seely performed her Grammy®-winning classic “Don’t Touch Me” and other favorites before being joined on stage by fellow Opry member Bill Anderson and Opry General Manager Sally Williams to mark [...]

By |September 22nd, 2017|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments