Posts tagged "Grand Ole Opry"

Jennifer Nettles, Kelsea Ballerini & More Kick Off Holiday Season With ‘CMA Country Christmas’

We're officially in December and the holiday season is upon us. This week, CMA will get everyone in the Christmas spirit with the airing of CMA's Country Christmas on ABC.
Lauren Laffer • December 1, 2015

‘CMA Country Christmas’ To Feature Performances From Kelsea Ballerini, Martina McBride and More

The holidays are in full swing following the taping of “CMA Country Christmas.” The two-hour special, hosted by Jennifer Nettles, will feature a variety of country music artists. 

Lauren Laffer • November 11, 2015

‘American Saturday Night: Live from the Grand Ole Opry’ Trailer Released

The Grand Ole Opry will soon make its debut on the silver screen with American Saturday Night: Live from the Grand Ole Opry. As the release date approaches, the film’s trailer has finally been released. Check it out here.

Lauren Laffer • November 11, 2015

The Grand Ole Opry Is Headed To The Movies

The Grand Ole Opry is taking on the big screen this December.

The show’s first feature film, American Saturday Night: Live From The Grand Ole Opry, will hit select U.S. Carmike Cinemas for a limited engagement beginning December 4. The concert film will showcase Opry members Brad Paisley, Blake Shelton, and Darius…

Lauren Jo Black • October 2, 2015

Grand Ole Opry Partners With Miranda Lambert’s MuttNation Foundation

The Grand Ole Opry and Miranda Lambert are joining forces over the next week to send some four-legged friends straight from the home of country music to loving homes of their own. As the Opry celebrates its 90th birthday this Saturday, October 3, Lambert’s MuttNation Foundation will be on hand in the Opry…

SLN Staff Writer • September 30, 2015

‘CMA Country Christmas’ To Tape At Grand Ole Opry

Country music fans — it’s time to start getting into the holiday spirit! The Country Music Association just revealed that CMA Country Christmas will tape in front of a live audience on Saturday, Nov. 7 (6:00 PM/CT; doors open at 5:00 PM/CT).

CMA Country Christmas will take place at the Grand Ole…

Lauren Laffer • September 28, 2015

Randy Travis Makes Surprise Grand Ole Opry Appearance

Randy Travis made a rare public appearance on Friday (9/25) at the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville.

The “Forever and Ever, Amen” singer has been noticeably absent from the public eye since he suffered a stroke, leading to an emergency surgery to relieve pressure on his brain back in 2013. “Thanks to

Lauren Laffer • September 28, 2015

Kacey Musgraves to ‘Flip The Switch’ For ‘Opry Goes Pink’

The Grand Ole Opry is joining Women Rock For The Cure in the fight against breast cancer on Tues., Oct. 27 with its seventh annual “Opry Goes Pink” show. Grammy, ACM, and CMA award-winner Kacey Musgraves will flip the switch on the Opry’s signature barn backdrop, turning it pink for the night as…

SLN Staff Writer • September 24, 2015

Grand Ole Opry To Release Commemorative Edition 90th Anniversary Family Album

For decades, country music’s most popular artists and biggest fans have considered being part of the Grand Ole Opry as being a member of an elite country music family. The Opry’s unique community of backstage friendships and on-stage performances is celebrated throughout the special hardcover commemorative edition of Grand Ole Opry 90th Anniversary…

SLN Staff Writer • September 24, 2015

Grand Ole Opry To Celebrate 90th Birthday With Carrie Underwood, Little Big Town and More

The Grand Ole Opry® presented by Humana® is set to celebrate its 90th birthday on Oct. 2 & 3 with a weekend full of Opry shows in which country favorites will share the stage with the Opry’s birthday cake, plus a special birthday concert, backstage tours, Free Opry Plaza Parties, and more!

SLN Staff Writer • September 16, 2015

Brad Paisley, Blake Shelton To Appear in Grand Ole Opry Movie

From radio to the silver screen… the Grand Ole Opry sure has come a long way!

A new movie, “American Saturday Night Live from the Grand Ole Opry,” is set to hit theaters as a feature-length film this winter. Earlier this week (8/31), Brad Paisley, Darius Rucker, Blake Shelton, Brett Eldredge and…

Lauren Laffer • September 3, 2015

LOCASH’s Preston Brust: Engaged!

Congratulations are in order for LOCASH’s Preston Brust. The “I Love This Life” singer popped the question to girlfriend Kristen during the duo’s appearance at the Grand Ole Opry on Saturday, Aug. 29.

The Opry shared the exciting news on Twitter…

It was quite the night for @LOCASHmusic tonight! He popped

Lauren Laffer • August 31, 2015

Home Free To Make Grand Ole Opry Debut

Columbia Records’ Home Free will make their Grand Ole Opry debut this Friday, July 17. On the historic stage, the acclaimed vocal band will perform their original song “Summer In The Country” featured on their third album slated for release this fall. Well-known for a capella renditions of some of today’s biggest country…

SLN Staff Writer • July 14, 2015

Grand Ole Opry Member Jim Ed Brown Has Died

Jim Ed Brown, a star of the Grand Ole Opry for more than fifty years and a newly elected member of the Country Music Hall of Fame, died Thursday, June 11th at Williamson Medical Center in Franklin, TN after battling cancer.

Mr. Brown scored major country hits as a solo artist,…

SLN Staff Writer • June 12, 2015

Grand Ole Opry Kicks Off CMA Fest With Two Star-Studded Shows

Grand Ole Opry members Carrie Underwood, Bill Anderson, and Del McCoury along with Billy Currington, Easton Corbin, Scotty McCreery, Mickey Guyton, and Mo Pitney hit the stage Tuesday night as the Opry kicked off its CMA Music Fest Week with two shows. Surprise special backstage guests included actors Tom Arnold and Arnold Schwarzenegger.

SLN Staff Writer • June 10, 2015

Trace Adkins, Thompson Square & More On Board For 2015 Country Cruising

This fall, several country music hitmakers will be hitting the high seas as part of Country Cruising – a seven night cruise through the Caribbean that begins October 23 in Miami, FL, and proceeds through Nassau, Great Stirrup Cay, Key West, and the Grand Cayman Islands before returning to Miami on October 30.

SLN Staff Writer • May 13, 2015

Grand Ole Opry To Kick Off CMA Music Festival Week With Star-Studded Tuesday Night Shows

Grand Ole Opry member Carrie Underwood along with Easton Corbin, Del McCoury, Scotty McCreery, and more will hit the stage Tues., June 9, as the Opry kicks off its CMA Music Fest Week with two star-packed shows. Seven-time Grammy®-winner Underwood returns for her first appearance on the Opry stage since her Opry at…

SLN Staff Writer • May 11, 2015

City of Hope Celebrity Softball Game Lineup Revealed

The stars are aligning for the 25th Annual City of Hope Celebrity Softball Game, a fan favorite event and longstanding tradition of CMA Music Festival! Suiting up to play in this year’s game are country traditionalist and Billboard albums chart topper Aaron Watson; “Nashville” star and singer/songwriter Charles Esten; “Stealing Cinderella” singer and…

SLN Staff Writer • April 30, 2015

Grand Ole Opry Launches First Artist-Curated Merchandise Collection with Kellie Pickler

The Grand Ole Opry launched its first artist-curated merchandise collection– Selma Drye by Kellie Pickler home goods collection– at a special launch party backstage at the Grand Ole Opry House earlier this week. The collection of home goods, inspired by Pickler’s great-grandmother Selma Drye, includes Pickler’s touch on unique frames, candles, pillows, dishes,…

SLN Staff Writer • April 16, 2015