Country music superstar GEORGE JONES is expanding his food line with the addition of drinking water. “George Jones’ White Lightning Tennessee Spring Water” is the latest entry and is initially being introduced through grocery and convenience stores throughout the Southeast. Bottled by Sweetwater Corp., based in Hohenwald, Tennessee, “George Jones ‘White Lightning’” is pumped from a natural spring located on several hundred acres of private undeveloped land in rural Tennessee.
When a legend hits a big attraction town like Peg ion Forge you can bet it will be standing room only and a few surprises. Not only was the house packed with fans of all ages, there were some celebrities of their own to see George in concert.
George and the Jones Boys gave the crowd a performance only a legend could give. They also threw in a few surprises.
PBS will broadcast George Jones: 50 Years of Hits on Thanksgiving night. The special salute to the Possum’s half-century of work will include guests Kris Kristofferson, Alan Jackson, Kenny Chesney, Emmylou Harris, Uncle Kracker, Wynonna, Shelby Lynne, Lorrie Morgan, Sammy Kershaw, Aaron Neville, Trace Adkins, Vince Gill, Amy Grant, Connie Smith, Tanya Tucker, Trick Pony, Joe Diffie, Harry Connick Jr. and Merle Haggard. The broadcast, to be taped Sept. 8 and 15 at the Acuff Theatre, will coincide with a multi-disc compilation of 50 master recordings, one from each year of Jones’s career, due out Nov. 9…
Over seventy-five years have passed now since the Carter Family’s first recording session in Bristol, Tennessee. Now, with hearts forever grateful and humble, an amazing group of musicians and artists gather to pay homage to the first family of country music. With great passion we offer these interpretations of song, spirit, musicianship and lyric. All of the performers contributing to these recordings are a part of this great unbroken circle. George performed the song Worried Man Blues which is the first track on The Unbroken Circle: The Musical Heritage of the Carter Family. Click here for more information. Click here to buy CD now!