Happy Birthday to the Opry’s Jenn Tressler! Happy Birthweek (was yesterday) to EMI’s Jimmy Rector & Live Nation’s Melonie Murphy
The circle remained unbroken as the Grand Ole Opry broadcasted Opry Saturday Night live last night in an unprecedented event that will be the new normal for a little while in this time of social distancing. Country music legends Vince Gill, Marty Stuart & superstar Brad Paisley took to the Opry stage – standing 10 feet apart – and performed an acoustic round-robin of hits, classics, and tributes to the late-great Kenny Rogers in front of an empty Grand Ole Opry.
Keith Urban, Chris Stapleton, Ricky Skaggs, Lee Brice, Jay Leno, Trisha Yearwood and more honor Garth Brooks as he receives the prestigious Gerswhin Prize for Popular Song on a PBS special airing on March 29th at 9/8c