Barbara Mandrell emceed the induction of her first producer, Billy Sherrill, into the Musicians Hall of Fame in Nashville Tuesday night, part of a star-studded event that paid homage to key players from a variety of genres at the Schermerhorn Symphony Center.
Billy is the first person enshrined in the Hall as a producer, recognizing his contributions to the careers of George Jones, Tammy Wynette, Tanya Tucker, Charlie Rich and Johnny Paycheck, among others.
George Jones, Trace Adkins and Brad Paisley celebrate Jimmy Dickens’ 60th anniversary as a member of the show that made country music famous, the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, Tenn. Host Nan Kelley also interviews the artists backstage. Tune in to GAC at the following airtimes:
November 01, 2008 9:00 PM ET
November 02, 2008 1:00 AM ET
November 02, 2008 12:00 PM ET
November 02, 2008 7:00 PM ET
November 04, 2008 8:00 PM ET
You now have two great reasons to attend this once in a lifetime celebration! Fans can use coupon code “WEBFAN” online, by phone, or at any Grand Ole Opry box office to receive $3.00 off of your ticket purchase to the first show at 7PM this Saturday. PLUS, JUST ADDED: If you plan to attend the second show at 9:30PM, mention the code “WEBFAN2” to receive $6.00 off this Saturday! Call 1-800-SEE-OPRY or click here to get your tickets now! You don’t want to miss this historic event!
It’s Halloween at the Grand Ole Opry, and they want to see your costumes! Upload pictures of you and your friends dressed as your favorite country music and Opry stars. One costume will be chosen to win a voucher for two tickets to any Opry show in 2009, plus a Grand Ole Opry Picture History Book! Click here to start uploading your pictures! Email a picture of you as George Jones and email it to email@example.com too and we will post it here at GJ.com! You will have a second chance to win a prize because we will pick 1 winner at random to win a prize pack from GeorgeJones.com! Be creative and have fun! Happy Halloween!
Submit all enteries by Nov. 1st.