The Nashville star helped changed the fortunes of an impoverished songwriter.
The country superstar has also launched a contest inviting fans to win the chance to perform the rap from 'The Champion' on the tour.
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.
Kacey Musgraves, Jack White, Keith Urban and more will play Loretta Lynn: An All-Star Birthday Celebration Concert in Nashville.
The vastly experienced guitarist, who played on classic country hits such as 'Stand By Your Man' and 'The Gambler,' tells his own story.
'Searching (For Someone Like You)' went on to be one of Kitty's longest-running hits, in a career that was full of them.
The artists in the year-long initiative are Travis Denning, Riley Green, Tenille Townes and Tegan Marie.
On 28 November 1964, Willie made a new career breakthrough with the accolade of a debut performance at the Grand Ole Opry.
The clip contains images from dozens of his live performances, many at overseas bases that he has visited on his 11 USO Tours.
The coal miner's daughter was 25 years old when she made her first appearance on the celebrated show and brodcast.
The great country institution finally lost patience with the wayward star after his no-show of 9 August 1952.
The UK Americana quartet will make their US debut at three highly prestigious addresses.
Opry City Stage, a new satellite venue of the famous Nashville-based Grand Ole Opry is opening in Times Square, New York City
Leroy Van Dyke will appear at the Grand Ole Opry's Opry Country Classics at the Ryman Auditorium on 19 October 2017, 55 years after his Opry induction.
The Eagles are partnering with US radio station SiriusXM to make their debut at the famous Grand Ole Opry Theatre in Nashville in October 2017