Posts tagged "Grand Ole Opry"

Throwback to When Carrie Underwood was Invited to Join the Grand Ole Opry

“I was asked by the management here at the Grand Ole Opry to ask you if you would like to be their next member,” Randy Travis said to Underwood.

Laura Hostelley • March 15, 2018

The Grand Ole Opry to Undergo $12 Million Renovation

The construction will be finished sometime from mid-October to around the winter months.

Kelly Brickey • March 13, 2018

PHOTOS: Inside the Opry City Stage in New York City

Music is offered from floor to floor, with songwriters from New York and Nashville showing off their sounds to visitors from all around the world.

Kelly Brickey • March 9, 2018

Kalie Shorr Tearfully Invites Her Mom to Grand Ole Opry Debut

March 31 marks the big day for Kalie Shorr, who will make her way to the Circle on that iconic Opry stage.

Kelly Brickey • March 4, 2018

Maisy Stella of Lennon and Maisy Makes Solo Opry Debut

Charles Esten, who plays her on-screen dad on Nashville, even supported Maisy from the side of the Opry stage.

Kelly Brickey • February 12, 2018

Keith Urban Invites Chris Janson to Join Grand Ole Opry During Electrifying Sold-Out Show

Chris Janson was surprised by Keith Urban when the singer invited him to become the newest member of the Grand Ole Opry.

Cillea Houghton • February 6, 2018

Public Service for Mel Tillis to Be Held at Ryman Auditorium

The service will be held at the Ryman Auditorium on Wednesday, January 31, at 10 a.m. CST.

Kelly Brickey • January 4, 2018

Opry City Stage Officially Opens in New York City’s Times Square

The space features a two-story restaurant, bar, retail store and premier entertainment venue for live shows located in the heart of Manhattan.

Kelly Brickey • December 3, 2017

Chris Young Becomes the Grand Ole Opry’s Newest Member

It was after his third song that Paisley joined him at the famed circle onstage to welcome him to the Opry family.

Lauren Laffer • October 18, 2017

Kelsea Ballerini and Trisha Yearwood Will Help the Grand Ole Opry ‘Go Pink’

Pink will definitely be the new black for Kelsea Ballerini and Trisha Yearwood as they take the Grand Ole Opry stage to raise awareness for breast cancer research.

Kelly Brickey • October 13, 2017

Keith Urban and Chris Janson Join Forces on ’90s Classic

Combining their musical forces, Keith Urban and Chris Janson performed “Sold (The Grundy County Auction Incident),” originally recorded by John Michael Montgomery.

Lauren Jo Black • October 11, 2017

Eric Church Dedicates Opry Performance to Las Vegas Victim Sonny Melton

“That night something broke in me…on Sunday night when that happened. And the only way I ever fixed anything that’s been broken in me is with music,” Church said, with sadness in his voice.

Kelly Brickey • October 5, 2017

Luke Bryan, Charles Esten and More Celebrate Country Cares for St. Jude Kids at Opry Show

“How resilient and how much they’re fighting will always be on my mind and something I’ll never forget,” Bryan shared of his visits with St. Jude patients. 

Lauren Laffer • September 16, 2017

Little Big Town, Vince Gill Honor Troy Gentry at Emotional Memorial Service

Family, friends, fans, and colleagues of the late Troy Gentry poured into the Grand Ole Opry House to pay their respects to the singer.

Lauren Jo Black • September 14, 2017

Blake Shelton and Usher Join Forces For Duet During ‘Hand in Hand’ Benefit

Blake Shelton and Usher may have gone head to head as competitors on The Voice, but on Tuesday, the superstars came together for a good cause.

Lauren Jo Black • September 13, 2017

Chris Young Invited to Join the Grand Ole Opry

Chris Young received the surprise of a lifetime when Vince Gill invited him to become the newest member of the Grand Ole Opry.

Lauren Jo Black • August 30, 2017

Tegan Marie Signs With Warner Music Nashville, Makes Opry Debut

Tegan Marie is the youngest artist signed to a label in country music since Tanya Tucker inked her deal back in 1972.

Kelly Brickey • August 22, 2017

Grand Ole Opry to Celebrate Historic Total Eclipse With Multiple Celebrations

One of the most historic parts of country music will be celebrating a historical astronomical event.

Sydney Smith • July 8, 2017

Charles Esten Talks ‘Every Single Friday,’ Evolution of ‘Nashville’

Because of the Grand Ole Opry, Esten decided to release his own original music to iTunes, calling it “Every Single Friday.”

Chuck Dauphin • July 7, 2017

Keith Urban Enlists Fans to Help Perform ‘The Fighter’ at the Grand Ole Opry

Though they might not have quite the vocal prowess that Underwood does, the fans at the Grand Ole Opry knew every word.

Sydney Smith • June 4, 2017