The Grand Ole Opry: 95 Years of Country Music anniversary special will feature performances by Carrie Underwood, Darius Rucker, Dierks Bentley, Little Big Town, Garth Brooks, Dolly Parton, Trisha Yearwood, Marty Stuart, Kelsea Ballerini, Lady A, and Old Crow Medicine Show! The show will be hosted by country music stars Blake Shelton and Brad Paisley, who will also be performing. The two-hour anniversary special will air Sunday, February 14th at 9pm ET/PT on NBC.
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In addition to original songs, the special will include one-of-a-kind Grand Ole Opry member collaborations and incredible covers including Kelsea Ballerini singing “When You Say Nothing At All” and Dierks Bentley and Marty Stuart’s duet of “Pancho & Lefty,” as well as special moments such as when Darius Rucker recently invited Lady A to become Opry members. All performances were recorded at the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville.
Grand Ole Opry: 95 Years of Country Music will also feature archival footage including interviews, performances, and appearances by many more of today’s Opry members and legendary artists.
“This special is going to capture so much of what makes the Opry a one-of-a-kind entertainment experience,” shared Dan Rogers, Opry Vice President and Executive Producer. “10-year Opry member Blake and 20-year member Brad guide us through a powerful Opry debut, an Opry membership invitation given to one of country’s most awarded vocal groups, performances of some of today’s chart-topping hits and timeless songs that have rung out from the Opry stage for decades, and a look back at cherished members of the Opry family and musical moments that have come to define the Opry we know today.”