The coal miner’s daughter was 25 years old when she made her first appearance on the celebrated show and broadcast.
The broadcast will be on October 30, with Dustin Lynch and Trisha Yearwood also added to the existing line-up.
50 facts and figures about the life and times of one of country music's greatest ever names, Patsy Cline.
‘Loretta Lynn’s Friends: Hometown Rising Flood Relief Benefit Concert‘ will take place on September 13 at the Grand Ole Opry House.
'The Opry has always felt like a second home to me,' says Mandrell.
The great country institution finally lost patience with the wayward star after his no-show of 9 August 1952.
Yearwood was given the news on stage at the Grand Ole Opry, where she also inducted newest member Carly Pearce.
Tennessee Governor Bill Lee issued an official proclamation to name July 17 as Bill Anderson Day, as did Nashville Mayor John Cooper.
Pearce also appears on Big Machine's newly-released soundtrack to 'The Ice Road,' covering Kathy Mattea's 'Eighteen Wheels and Dozen Roses.'
The taped concert will feature live performances from the iconic Grand Ole Opry in Nashville in front of a reduced capacity audience.
As Patsy Cline’s most successful musical disciple and dear friend, no person was better suited to record a tribute to the country legend than Loretta Lynn.
Pearce will perform alongside such country names as Mark Wills, Riders in The Sky, and Craig Morgan.
The Nashville star helped changed the fortunes of an impoverished songwriter.
The guitar celebrates Parton's famous '9 To 5' smash and the 95th anniversary of the Grand Ole Opry.
The annual awards show will be broadcast live from Grand Ole Opry House, the Ryman Auditorium, and the Bluebird Cafe on April 18.