SOME OF COUNTRY MUSIC'S FINEST JOIN THE LEGENDARY GEORGE JONES FOR A SPECIAL COLLECTION OF HIS MOST BELOVED HITS
God’s Country, to be Released October 17, Features a Grammy Award-Winning Cast, a Chart-Topping Set List, Original George Jones Music and Exclusive Behind-the-Scenes DVD
Nashville, Tenn. (October 2, 2006) - As fans and critics will attest, for much of the last 50 years, George Jones has set the standard in country music for writing and singing the quintessential country song.
Tune in October 6th to see George Jones on GAC Nights. Host Suzanne Alexander was backstage at the Grand Ole Opry for George’s 75th birthday! Don’t miss this special show when it airs October 6rh. You can also catch the party highlights on this weeks Country Music Across America only on GAC. more!
When we asked George how many phone calls he got on his birthday, he said, “I lost count and had to stop answer the phone so I could get to the Opry House!” . The Birthday wishes didn’t stop there, the opry house was filled from floor to ceiling with friends, family and lots and lots of fans! Performances by, Joe Nichols, Dierks Bently, Allison Kraus, Craig Morgan, Joe Diffie, and other all paid tribute to George with a Jones hit, while George and Nancy watched from the front row. Backstage was a green room filled with cake and punch and cameras! Check your local listings for the televised event this weekend on GAC!
(August 23, 2006) – Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. (“Cracker Barrel”) is taking a significant step in the music business by announcing an exclusive Songs of the Year CD and a special concert with one lucky person winning an all-expense paid trip for two to see the show. The Songs of the Year CD will be released October 3rd followed by a November 5th concert at the Schermerhorn Symphony Hall in Nashville.