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Jon Pardi is Officially “Head Over Boots” in Love and Engaged

Jon Pardi engaged to Summer Duncan at the Opry

Big country music congratulations go out to “Heartache Medication” singer, Jon Pardi and his longtime girlfriend, Summer Fawn Duncan. At the second of two sold-out shows at Nashville’s historic Ryman Auditorium, the singer/songwriter brought Summer on stage, dropped to one knee and popped the question. [RELATED: Jon Pardi’s New Music Video For “Heartache Medication” is Just … Read more

Luke Combs Is an Official Member of the Grand Ole Opry

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Any night at the Grand Ole Opry is a special night, but if you happen to be there when a country artist is being officially inducted into the great institution, then you really get to witness the significance of this iconic country music tradition. And it was evident on Luke Combs face when he became … Read more

Luke Combs’ “The Prequel” EP Proves That Country Music Is Alive and Well

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It’s been out for a week now, and it’s been a heckuva week for Luke Combs. In addition to releasing his new EP, The Prequel, Luke appeared on the main stage at Nashville’s Nissan Stadium for CMA Music Festival. Then, just a few days later, he achieved what many call the pinnacle in country music—he … Read more

Luke Combs Gets the Invitation of a Lifetime to Grand Ole Opry

Luke Combs invited to be member of Grand Ole Opry

Young people are listening to country music and the Grand Ole Opry is listening to young people, which may be why the legendary country music institution just invited Luke Combs to be the newest member of the Grand Ole Opry. The invitation came on June 11, just a couple of days after Luke made his … Read more

Trace Adkins’ Grand Ole Opry Preformance of “Still A Soldier” Brings The Crowd To Its Feet

Trace Adkins new single is a tribute to former soldiers, the men and women who have hung up their combat boots but still live with the heart of an American soldier. “Still A Soldier” is the song of an average person, just like you and me, except when they watch the news, they recognize the … Read more

Reba McEntire and Carrie Underwood Go Head To Head on “Does He Love You” During 40th Opry Debut Anniversary Celebration

Forty years ago, Reba McEntire made her debut on the Grand Ole Opry. Last night she celebrated that milestone with surprise appearances from Dolly Parton and Carrie Underwood. Her good friend Vince Gill hosted the show. McEntire, who made her debut on September 17, 1977, recalled the momentous occasion saying, “It was a lot of … Read more

Kelsea Ballerini Walks Through The Many Outfits She’s Worn At The Opry

Kelsea Ballerini has played the Grand Ole Opry many times in her fairytale career. Despite having only released one full album, Ballerini has risen to country superstardom and played the Opry six times. She didn’t even get around to singing “Peter Pan” until her fifth appearance. As her career has progressed, so has her onstage … Read more

Chris Young Plays the Grand Ole Opry With ACM Lifting Lives Campers

How cool is the ACM Lifting Lives Camp? It’s a week long residency program for musically talented individuals with developmental disabilities that brings them to Nashville to write a song with a major singer-songwriter, record the song with a big time producer and then perform it live on the Grand Ole Opry with another big … Read more

Blake Shelton Answers 5 Questions at the Grand Ole Opry

When you ask Blake Shelton a question, you honestly never know what kind of answer you’re going to get. It’s almost guaranteed to be hilarious, but Blake is also a genuine guy with a big heart, so sometimes that side comes out. Sometimes. During a recent interview backstage at the Grand Ole Opry Blake really … Read more

Scotty McCreery Covers George Jones at the Opry

A few months ago during an Opry performance, Scotty McCreery wowed the crowd with a performance of Conway Twitty’s “Hello Darlin‘.” His most recent Grand Ole Opry appearance featured another classic in his classic deep voice. McCreery closed the show with George Jones’ 1974 hit, “The Grand Tour.” McCreery is able to step inside the … Read more

Lady A Drops By The Opry

Lady Antebellum has had a pretty busy month. With the release of the album, 747, and their 7FOR7 that went along with it, it’s hard to imagine they’d have time for anything. Especially when you throw in the press they did for Nicholas Sparks’ latest novel turned moved release, “The Best of Me.” Which, features … Read more

RaeLynn Makes Opry Debut

Trading in her once-signature flouncy skirts for a sleek black dress, RaeLynn made her Grand Ole Opry debut, where she absolutely dazzled the crowd. The rising young entertainer showcased sophistication in more than just her style. The “God Made Girls” crooner enchanted the crowd with her debut single and performed two other songs, “Young” and … Read more