Tag Archives: Vince Gill

Remembering George Jones

Photo: Mark Humphrey/AP Thursday was a somber day for Country Music. The memorial service of the legendary George Jones was held at the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville. It was open to the public and streamed online at Opry.com so that fans everywhere … Continue reading

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2011 CMA Country Christmas Memory: Vince Gill & Miss Piggy

One week ’til 2012 “CMA Country Christmas” (Thursday, Dec. 20, 9|8c on ABC), and we’re lookin’ back on some memorable moments from the first two years of CMA Christmas celebrations. A standout from the 2011 show was when Vince Gill … Continue reading

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Sunny Sweeney Headlines CMA Songwriters Series in NYC and Chicago!

Country Music Month is celebrated in New York City and Chicago with two incredible installments of the CMA Songwriters Series! She’s an amazing songwriter and vocalist, not to mention a musical force you need to see live to believe! And … Continue reading

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24 Stars Confirmed for City of Hope Celebrity Softball Challenge!

Things are heating up between TEAM GRAND OLE OPRY and TEAM AFTER MIDNITE at this year’s City of Hope Celebrity Softball Challenge Presented by Staples! On Saturday, June 9 (9:00 AM; Greer Stadium), more than two dozen stars are going … Continue reading

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9 MILLION Country Fans Lit Up the Holidays with ‘CMA Country Christmas’

Nothing like “CMA Country Christmas” to put 9 MILLION awesome Country Music fans in the holiday spirit! Thanks to all of the fans who tuned in to the 2011 CMA Country Christmas on ABC Thursday night! More than 9 MILLION … Continue reading

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Steppin’ Back in Time…Fan Fair at the Fairgrounds

Time for your history lesson again!  After growing exponentially in the 1980s, Fan Fair (the old name for the CMA Music Festival) became so big that it was moved to the Tennessee State Fairgrounds in 1982 to accommodate more fans.   Not … Continue reading

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